June 5, 2006

Allen looks forward to summer

Running back Armando Allen of Hialeah Lakes, Fla., is looking forward to summer. For him, spring lasted too long.

"I'm just working out every day," he said. "It's the same old, same old. It wasn't a very good spring for me. I just came out of track so I only had about a week to prepare (for the Miami Lakes spring game against Palmetto)."

Despite that lack of preparation time, the 5-foot-9, 181-pounder carried the ball seven times for about 95 yards in just one quarter of work. His long run was a 40-yard touchdown scamper.

"I scored a touchdown in the one quarter I played," he said. "It was about 40 yards. We won, 20-0."

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