IL Athlete of the Week: (Week of April 22, 2019)


Lee Allen, Jr., Lincoln Blue Tigers

Lincoln Prep sophomore shortstop/pitcher Lee Allen, Jr. is the Interscholastic League Athlete of the Week for the week of April 15-20. This is the first time Allen, Jr. has won the award.

In three games last week vs. East, Center, and South­east, Allen, Jr. scored 8 runs on 5-8 hitting with a double, a triple, a home run, 7 runs batted in, and 5 stolen bases. Allen, Jr. also got the win on the mound for the Blue Tigers vs the Center Yellowjackets, pitch­ing 5 innings in a lightning-shortened game. Through 5 innings, Allen, Jr. allowed 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 7. (Photo by Amanda Keophaphone)