Parrish was born in Baton Rouge, La., but grew up in Forney, Texas. Since a young age, he has devoted his life to the game of basketball. At North Forney High School, he played varsity as a freshman and set numerous school records by the time he graduated in 2017.
After, he was recruited to play at Central Baptist College in Arkansas for a year. Then he made his way to the University of Texas at Arlington, where he is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree.