Cooper Allen named SCIAC Special Teams Athlete of the Week

Cooper Allen named SCIAC Special Teams Athlete of the Week

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SCIAC Athlete of the Week

WHITTIER, Calif. – Sophomore Cooper Allen (Visalia, Calif.) was named the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Special Teams Athlete of the Week announced by the conference office Monday.

Allen highlighted the special team's effort for the Poets in a 67-42 loss to Arizona Christian. Allen averaged 38.8 yards per punt including a long of 48, with two kicks landing inside the 20-yardline. In addition to being featured in the punting game six times and racking up 233 yards in the category, Allen was also a perfect 6-for-6 in extra-point attempts.

Whittier hosts Lewis & Clark in their final non-conference game this Saturday, September 15 beginning at 12:00pm.