2017: Played in 10 matches during the year and started eight … played complete games at Furman, at home against UNCG and Furman, and at ETSU … totaled 583 minutes in the box for the year … logged a season-high 14 saves against Furman on Oct. 14, second most for a single game in his VMI career … registered 11 saves versus ETSU a few days later, second most for the season … had nine saves against Gardner-Webb on Sept. 16 and against UNCG on Oct. 10.
2016: Finished among the best in the nation in several goalie categories upon conclusion of the season ... ranked first in the nation in saves per game as he averaged seven a match through 14 games played ... his 98 saves for the year ranked sixth most in the NCAA … allowed 54 goals for a 3.96 goals-against average … also earned a .645 save percentage … played over 1200 minutes in the box during the season … earned a season-high 15 saves in a loss at UNCG on Oct. 29 … also had nine saves in back-to-back matches against Buffalo (Sept. 9) and Wofford (Oct. 1).
2015: Played in two games during the year … saw 13 minutes of action in a home loss to UNCG … played 22 minutes in the game at UNCG to close the regular season, allowing only one goal in the loss … also recorded three saves at UNCG.
High School: Attended Bourne-Samuel V. Champion High in Boerne, Texas … played both football and soccer all four years … played goalie for Coach Shaddock, earning team and district defensive MVP honors … named second team All-State at the 5A level … was the kicker for the football team, earning the team's special teams MVP honor and named second team All-District … had a career-best 44-yard field goal conversion and set a school record with most PATs in a single season … also played club soccer for Pato's Magic, the Boerne Soccer Club and H.C. Justice … in summer 2015, was the starting keeper for Corinthians F.C. San Antonio, helping the team to second in the region with a 10-3-1 record as one of the youngest starting goalies in the league.
Personal: Full name is Robert Brett Allen, Jr. … prefers to go by Rob … parents are Robert Brett Allen and Alice Benbow … has one sister … father played lacrosse at VMI, graduating in 1983 … plans to major in mechanical engineering.