Born April 11, 1933 Med Park played in the NBA mainly as a Guard/Forward during their playing career, season(s): 1956-1960. Medford R. "Med" Park was an American professional basketball player. Park grew up in Lexington, Missouri. Park attended Wentworth Military Academy in Lexington from 1947 to 1951 and was a star athlete. He then went on to become an All-American basketball player for the University of Missouri.