2012: Notched 36 goals and 31 assists in 26 games and 21 starts...Most accurate shooter with a team-high .468 shooting percentage...Tallied the game winning goal in a double overtime thriller against Villanova (4/14)...Netted four goals against Notre Dame (OH)...Recorded three goals on three separate occasions: George Washington (2/25), VMI (4/7), and Marist (4/15)...Hit two goals against Michigan (3/17) and Claremont Convergence (3/9).
2011: Played in 21 games off the siena bench...Had 21 points on 14 goals and seven assists...Shot an impressive .467...Tallied seven steals, three ejections drawn, and two field blocks.
BEFORE SIENA: A three-year starter at Saline High School...Also a four-year member of the swim team.
PERSONAL: Born December 10th, 1991...The daughter of Jay and Janet Allen...Has a younger brother, Lucas...An education major who aspires to be a sixth-grade teacher...Enjoys camping, reading, watching movies, and hanging out with friends...Chose Siena for its academic prestige and the ability to both swim and play water polo...Also recruited by Brown, Colorado State, Hartwick, Occidental, University of the Pacific, and Villanova.
HOWE ON ALLEN: "Lea is one of our best shooters and I expect her to have a big year for us."
GETTING TO KNOW LEA ALLEN
Major: Creative Arts
Twitter Handle: leabeth08
What I like most about Siena College: The family atmosphere and people.
Where do you see yourself in another five years: hopefully with a job, house and maybe start thinking of starting a family.
My favorite class at Siena is: the drama or broadcast jornalism
My favorite spot on campus is: My bedroom
Other sports I like to follow at Siena include: Siena swimming, Rugby, Hockey
What I like most about Coach: How she is fun but when it's time for buisness she knows it.
My superstitions are:11:11 make a wish!
If I didn't play water polo, I would: Die.... haha jk! I'd just be swimming
The player on the team who I relate to best is: Why? Stephanie bundas because i've known her for 7 years, i love her. She's my best friend.
The funnuiest player on the team: Why? Bundas, I've known her for over 7 years now and I love the kookie things she says.
My most embarassing sport moment: Shooting the ball and it either goes sailing over the cage or if i'm skipping it, having it flop on the water and go no where.
My most overused phrase in text messages: haha or lol
One thing people would be surprised to know about me: I laugh A LOT but what people don't know is what my real laugh sounds like.. only two people here at siena have heard it.
My hidden talent: I can do the belly wave but with my tongue.
If I could be on a reality TV show, it would be:why? one of the real housewives shows because I love them and I could see myself on one. It would be fun and they get almost everything they want.
What is that one thing you can't do without? My phone, I would be so lost without it.
If I could travel anywhere in the world, I would go to(why): Europe because it would be a once in a liftime opportunity and I would remember it forever.
Hobbies: Reading and Watching TV
My biggest fear: Dying
If I were a crayon, I would be this color(why) : Hot pink because it's my favorite.
The person who has helped me the most is: My dad or my boyfriend.
Professional Athlete: Tom Brady
Pro Sport Team: Detorit Tigers
Food: I love everything
Flavor of Ice Cream: Mackiniac Island Fudge
Pizza Topping: Pepperoni and Banana Peppers
Color: Hot Pink
Day of the Week: Sunday because I get to sleep in
TV Show: House wives of: New Jersey, Bev Hills, O.C., Spongebob
Song: I listen to soooo much music, I seriously love EVERYTHING
Artist: David Guetta, Avicii
Actor/Actress: Vin Diesl, Meryl Streep
Movie: I watch way too many.. Harry Potter and the Fast and Furious Series'
Book: Harry Potter
Iphone App: Snapchat
Lucky Number: 3, 7, 212 (has significance)
Radio Station: at home 95.5 or 98.7, here 92.3 or 99.5