Margreet Barhoum of Meadowdale has signed with Montana State to play basketball.
Here is the bulk of the press release from Montana State:
April 18, 2012 – BOZEMAN, Mont. — Montana State women’s basketball head coach Tricia Binford has announced the signing of Margreet Barhoum, a 5-8 guard from Edmonds, Wash., to a National Letter of Intent to compete for the Bobcats next season.
Barhoum, who will graduate from Meadowdale High School this spring, was a 2012 Washington Associated Press All-State Honorable Mention pick after averaging 21.3 points, 4.5 assists and 4.0 steals per game for the Mavericks.
“Margreet will be a great addition to the program,” Binford said. “She is an outstanding competitor, a fantastic three-point shooter, and has the ability to get to the basket. We really liked her character and she will help bring good energy and intensity to the program.”
A three-time All-Western Conference League performer, Barhoum earned 3A Wesco Player of the Year accolades in 2011 after pouring in 22.5 points per game. As a sophomore, she averaged 16.7 points per outing. Barhoum is Meadowdale’s all-time leader with 1,560 career points.
A four-year letterwinner with the Mavericks, Barhoum was the Wesco League scoring champion in 2011 and 2012. A two-time all area first-team selection, she led her squad to an overall mark of 60-37 during her tenure at MHS.
Barhoum, who was coached by Troy Parker at Meadowdale High School, played AAU basketball for the Vancouver-based Columbia Cascades. In addition, she also earned two varsity letters in track and field.