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 University volleyball player Melissa Hess was selected to the American Volleyball Coaches Association … more
Colorado Mesa University soccer coaches Josh Pittman and Erin Sharpe tendered their resignations Tuesday, citing a … more
Colorado Mesa women’s soccer coach Erin Sharpe resigned along with men’s soccer coach Josh Pittman on … more
Colorado Mesa’s men’s basketball team again dug itself into hole. This time, the Mavericks … more
Some of the Paonia High School wrestlers haven’t have many practices, but the lack of mat time didn’t … more
Ryan Stephan is ready to become the inside presence the Colorado Mesa men’s basketball team needs. … more
Tyler Kaslik didn’t expect to set a record, but he did. … more
Colorado Mesa football players Jake Edmiston and Michael Brady continue to receive recognition for their … more
After a rough start, the Colorado Mesa men’s basketball team appears to be on the right track. … more
Colorado Mesa University senior linebacker Jake Edmiston was selected to the Capital One Academic All-America NCAA … more
Two sophomores provided one of the more intriguing high school wrestling matchups in the valley in a long time last … more
The past three years, Dalton Hannigan had older workout partners who pushed him to succeed. … more
Usually by now, Paonia High School wrestling coach Andy Pipher has a full wrestling room. … more
They trailed for nearly the entire basketball game, but the Colorado Mesa Mavericks didn’t let up. … more
They waited so long to play a game, the Mavericks needed a half to shake off the cobwebs. … more
Joe Kiely didn’t expect to end up at Colorado Mesa University. … more
Seven Colorado Mesa football players were selected to the RMAC All-Conference team Tuesday. … more
Colorado Mesa University women’s soccer player Sam Burneo received another academic award Monday. … more
DELTA — Cade Gafford threw for 368 yards and Ryan Whiteside caught 12 passes for 191 yards Saturday, but it … more
DELTA — Silver Creek scored on 14 unanswered points in the second half to defeat Silver Creek 28-17 in … more