Allen covers Colorado Mesa University athletics, auto racing and tennis.
Bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Northern Colorado.
Allen is a Colorado native. He has been an employee at the Sentinel since 2000. He has worked in the newspaper business since 1991 with stints at the Elko (Nevada) Daily Free Press and St. George (Utah) Spectrum.
Allen is married to the Sentinel’s community news coordinator, Tammy Gemaehlich. When he’s not working, he enjoys mountain biking, golf and tennis.
Colorado Mesa’s baseball team finished what it started. … more
Trevor Brown was too tired to celebrate. … more
Colorado Mesa baseball coach Chris Hanks saw an opportunity to find another spot starter, so he gave another … more
Kylee Davis and Shannen McNamara played a role in helping the Colorado Mesa women’s tennis team to the NCAA … more
The early morning rain dampened the field, but it didn’t dampen the spirits of “The Pit.” … more
The bullpen remained sharp and the offense produced enough runs Saturday for the Colorado Mesa baseball team to … more
A good start was enough. … more
Wrestlers often get stereotyped as being poor students. … more
Dixie State came up with the hits when it needed while silencing the Colorado Mesa bats. … more
Sara Swaney played her first home collegiate tournament on possibly the toughest golf course on the Western … more
For all the effort Colorado Mesa’s baseball coaches put into recruiting, trying to find great players, … more
Kiel Roling hopes to return to baseball one day, but for now, it’s time for a break. … more
For a while Sunday, the Adams State baseball team hung with Colorado Mesa in the final game of a four-game … more
Colorado Mesa softball coach Candace Abrams already tried yelling and encouraging, so before the Mavericks’ … more
Austin Kaiser isn’t trying to be a hero. … more
Baseball players love playing under the lights. … more
Colorado School of Mines went for broke in the series finale against the Colorado Mesa baseball team. … more
Austin Kaiser hit a go-ahead grand slam in the first game, and Joey Danner nearly threw a no-hitter in the second … more
Matt Delay wasn’t as sharp as last week, but he was good enough. … more
Colorado Mesa women’s track and field coach Katrice Thomas always thought Whitney Rowe would be the first … more