April 11, 2012

Allen off to a strong start

After an outstanding winter at Chatham Glenwood High School, 2014 shooting guard prospect Peyton Allen is ready to have the same type of success this spring. He got off to a great start at the Chicago Hoops Tip-Off Classic last weekend.

At Glenwood this past winter, Allen lived up to the hype he has been receiving since he was in grade school, hitting shots from deep, getting to the line and scoring from the mid range to lead his team to a school record for wins.

"We set a new school record (for wins), so I think we're pretty excited there," Allen said. "We were pretty excited about the season overall. I think I did real well. Coach (Todd Blakeman) wanted me to score more, and that's what I did all season. I'm not sure what I averaged, but I put up some numbers and did what I did for the team."

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