Texans SC Houston defender picks Wake

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Philip Parker, a starting defender/midfielder for the Texans SC Houston Development Academy squad, has committed to Wake Forest, according to his family.

Parker has started all three matches for the Under-17/18 club team this season.

The Class of 2012 prospect attends Monsignor Kelly (Beaumont, Texas), where he earned all-district and honorable mention all-state honors as a sophomore.

Parker joins a Wake Forest recruiting class that includes Mike Gamble, Andrew Harris, fellow Texas native Thomas Haws, Ryan Perry and Jalen Robinson.