2015 National Team

Michael Allen

Player Bio

Do you remember your first varsity start and how was it?

“I felt very ready for it.”

Have you played DL your entire life and what made you want to play DL?

“In youth football I played wide receiver, tight end and cornerback.”

What is your best asset as a DL?

“My best attribute is my speed and quick hands.”

Who is the most influential person in your life?

“My grandma and dad who have helped teach me to be me.”

How many brothers and sisters, what ages and do they play sports?

“I have a younger sister who plays softball and volleyball.”

Do you do any work in the community?

“I cut grass and help around my neighborhood whenever I am asked or needed.”

What colleges have shown interest in you/offered you?

“I have offers from Vanderbilt, Wake Forest and Colorado State.”

What do you want to study in school?

“Engineering or psychology.”

What has been your best football memory?

“My favorite football memory is pretty funny, my first year playing football, in 5th or 6th grade, at defensive end I came off the edge and hit the quarterback and he started crying. My mom said I was crying too after I hit him and saw him cry.”

Play any sports besides football?

“I play baseball and run track.”

What is a fact about you many people that don’t know you, wouldn’t be able to guess?

“I like to make music and cook.”