PICTURES: Sparta High School basketball team names Gov. Parson honorary member

SPARTA, Mo. -- The Sparta High School basketball team added a new member Tuesday night.

Sparta hosted Galena for its Homecoming game. The school named Missouri Gov. Mike Parson as an honorary member of the team. The school even gave him his own jersey.

Governor Parson attended the game to watch his grandson on Sparta's team. His granddaughter is also on the Sparta High School dance team.