Paris Wood
Paris Wood
Year: Junior
Hometown: Walnut Creek, Calif.
High School: Northgate
Previous College: Diablo Valley College
Position: Back/Free

2013-14: Posted a strong second season at AU as anchor for many of the Eagles' top events ... had one her best times of the year with her 100 back performance against George Mason ... finished the year strong at the Patriot League Championship with a top time in the 200 back.

2012-13: Competed in six events in her first Patriot League Championship, finishing seventh in the B-Final of the 100 back with a time of 58.58 … her mark in the 100 back ranks sixth all-time at American … finished 24th (24.86) and 26th (55.28) in the 50 and 100 free, respectively … also competed in three relays, the 400 medley (7th, 4:01.78), 200 medley (7th, 149.69) and 400 free (8th, 3:40.12).

High School: First-team qualifier at Northgate High School in 2011 and 2012 ... varsity captain in junior and senior years ... awarded Northgate's Bi-Literay Award in 2012.

Personal: Daughter of Dan and Maggie Wood ... has one brother, Russell ... plans to major in political science.