|High School:||Cate HS|
Took third place in the 50 free against UC Santa Barbara with a time of 21.66 ... finished fourth against UCSB (Oct. 29) in the 100 fly after finishing in 51.44 ... raced a time of 49.14 in the 100 free agasint USC (Sept. 30), landing him in sixth place.
Capped off an impressive freshman campgain by recording multiple Top-10 team finishes during the season, including a program-best time of 49.35 in the 100-yard fly during the third day of the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships on Feb. 19 ... recorded the program's third-best mark during the season in the 50 free (20.65) on the second day of the MPSF Championships at East Los Angeles College ... his mark of 1:52.81 in the 200 fly was the fourth-best among all Mustangs during the season on the final day of the MPSF Championships on Feb. 20 ... also raced to a time of 48.09 in the 100 free on Nov. 21 during the third day of the A3 Performance Invitational ... delivered a mark of 54.11 in the 100 back during the second day of the A3 Performance Invitational on Nov. 20.
Owns five school records at Cate High, including his 100 fly time of 50.08 seconds ... was a team captain for the Rams and also starred for the water polo team ... during the Southern Section Division 3 Finals, finished second in the 200-yard freestyle with a time of 1:43.10 ... earned a spot on the All-Tri Valley League First Team as a junior.
Zachary B. Allen was born on May 23, 1997 in Danville, Calif. ... son of Dave and Jane Allen ... has a sister, Emily ... chose Cal Poly for the amazing academics ... also considered UC San Diego and Johns Hopkins ... has career ambitions of becoming a mechanical engineer ... majoring in mechanical engineering.