Armagan was raised in Rochester, New York, which is located in western New York where everyone grew up with a lacrosse stick. Throughout high school, he participated in a variety of sports including football and wrestling.

After high school, Armagan attended Arizona State University. He earned his Bachelors and Masters degrees in elementary education. While in Arizona, Armagan was a varsity football coach and a junior high school math teacher.

In 2007, his family relocated to McKinney, Texas where he lives with his wife and 3 children. Armagan and his wife are both teachers at McKinney ISD.

His 2 boys started to show an interest in lacrosse at a young age. Since then, he has been actively involved with the McKinney Lacrosse program since 2012.