DOB: 5 January 1957
Sparks joined the Demons in 1974 but broke an arm in his first practice match. He was out of the game for eight weeks and didn't make his senior debut until the next year.
During his time in the VFL, Sparks was one of the lightest players in the competition - weighing just 66kg in 1975.
Cleared to Sandringham in May 1978.
Age - 04/03/1974
Inside Football - 18/05/1978