Kristie Tate presenting to Ricky Parisien.
Ricky attended St. Joseph Secondary School in Cornwall, where he was well known for his skills on the basketball court. He has also participated in football, soccer, volleyball and track and field at the high school level.
Ricky played basketball both in high school and for various organizations within the Ontario Basketball Association. He started his career with the Cornwall Lions of the CUCBA that were gold medalist at the All Ontario Championships in 2007. He has also played in Ottawa and with the QEDA which is associated with Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario.
He has helped his high school team to four straight SD&G Championships, three straight EOSSA silver medals and three straight All Ontario Appearances. In addition to his team accomplishments, he was also selected to the SD&G All Star game in both grades 11 and 12.
Ricky will be attending Queens University this fall and he hopes to be a member of their men's basketball team