Women's Water Polo

Lea Allen   8
Lea Allen

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Saline, Mich.

High School:
Saline

Height:
5-6

Position:
Utility


04/12/2014

Verdon Wins it for Saints

Saints Finish Season with Win Over Saint Francis

04/06/2014

Water Polo Honors Seniors Today (4 p.m.)

Allen, Boehrig Starts Their Final Home Game

04/06/2014

Water Polo On Both Sides of Buzzer Beater

Ritota Scores Game Winning Goal with Five Seconds Left

04/05/2014

Water Polo Suffers Tough Loses at Home

Play Two Again Tomorrow

03/12/2014

Water Polo Wins Third Straight on Golden Goal

Bundas' Hat Trick Leads Saints

05/03/2012

Water Polo vs. Iona (4/7/12)

Water Polo vs. Iona (4/7/12)

2013: Named All-MAAC Second Team...Named MAAC Player of the Week twice (3/12, 4/9)...Ranked 4th in goals with 73 and 2.70 goals per game...Led the Saints with 73 goals...Saints top assist leaders with 42...Totaled 115 points on the year with a shot percentage of .521%... Totaled eight goals on the day with wins over VMI and Saint Francis (4/7)...Scored three fourth quarter goals against Mercyhurst (2/23)...Scored hat trick against George Washington (2/24)...Tallied five goals twice against Gannon (3/10) and Notre Dame (OH) (3/17).

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

Minor: English

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.

My Favorite:

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

Season: Summer

Holiday: Christmas

Day of the Week: Sunday because I get to sleep in

Animal: Cat

TV Show: House wives of: New Jersey, Bev Hills, O.C., Spongebob

Flower: Rose

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

Person to Follow on Twitter: Samuel Jackson

ALLEN'S CAREER STATISTICS

YEAR GP/GS G A PTS SH SH% STL EJD TO
2011 2/10 14 7 21 30 .467 7 3 17
2012 26/21 36 31 67 77 .468 31 21 54
2013 27/27 73 42 115 140 .521 36 32 67
Total 55/58 123 80 203 247 .497 74 56 138


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