Armwood Collects First Double-Double as a Colonial with 12 Points, 10 Rebounds
AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2013-14
Member of GW's Spring 2013 Athletic Academic Dean's List with 3.0+ GPA ... Saw action in 30 games off the bench, averaged 0.9 points on 41.4 percent shooting (12-29) and 0.5 rebounds in 3.2 minutes per game ... Set new career-high with 10 points and 13 minutes off bench in victory over Delaware State (11/19/13) ... Scored seven points in 12 minutes off the bench in rout of Maine (11/12/13).
AS A FRESHMAN IN 2012-13
Appeared in 15 games, averaging 1.5 points on 40.9 percent shooting (9-22), 0.9 rebounds and 3.5 minutes ... With mother in attendance from Greece, came off bench to total eight points and five rebounds in 15 minutes during rout of Sacred Heart (12/30/12) ... Member of GW's Fall 2012 Athletic Academic Dean's Lists with 3.0+ GPA.
Maragkos, a 6-foot-9-inch forward from Amarousi, Greece, helped the Blue Ridge School in St. George, Va., to a 20-7 overall record and a VISAA state semifinals appearance in 2012, averaging 10.9 points, 6.5 rebounds and 1.3 blocks for the Barons.
Maragkos has been rated as one of the top under-18 players from Europe. Sporting a 7'0" wingspan on his 6'9" frame, he averaged 9.7 points and 4.3 rebounds for his U-18 Greece team that competed in the European championships in Poland in 2011. Having arrived stateside from Greece in September 2011, Maragkos quickly garnered significant attention from other top collegiate programs before signing with George Washington.
"Paris is a skilled post player who will contribute immediately," said Coach Lonergan. "He is a good shooter with three-point range, but also has good post moves. He is a physical player who will help us improve our rebounding."