9 - Natalie Allen
Natalie Allen
Height: 6-1
Year: Senior
Hometown: Murrieta, CA
High School: Murrieta Valley HS
Position: OPP/RS
EXP: 3V
m 26
k/s 1.81
h % .185
a/s 0.33
b/s 0.53
sa/s 0.13
d/s 2.42

HONORS: 2013 - ALL-BIG WEST FIRST TEAM  2011 - ALL-BIG WEST FIRST TEAM  2010 - ALL-BIG WEST HONORABLE MENTION // ALL-BIG WEST FRESHMAN TEAM

CSUN - 2013
Natalie Allen appeared in all 31 matches and 123 sets during her junior season ... was one of six Matadors to play in all 31 matches and one of three to play in all 123 sets ... was named first team All-Big West for the second time in her CSUN career ... ranked second on the team with 344 kills (2.80 kps) while hitting .271 on 344 attacks ... ranked second only to Casey Hinger (2.91) in kills per set ... also finished the season with 14 aces (0.11 saps), 334 digs (2.72 dps) and a career-high 86 blocks (0.70bps) ... notched her 1,000th career kill at Hawai'i (Nov. 23) becoming the 10th player in CSUN history with 1,000 career kills ... heads into her senior season with 1,043 career kills and 1,006 career digs ... is also in the top-10 in Matador rally scoring history with 72 career aces ... posted a career-high 23 kills in CSUN's 3-2 win over Idaho at the Fiesta Bowl Tournament in Flagstaff, Ariz. (Sept. 6) while also adding 18 digs ... was named Fiesta Bowl Tournament MVP, Bulldog Invitational MVP as well as Denver Invitational All-Tournament ... earned Big West Player of the Week honors on Sept. 9 ... had 20 double figure killl matches while leading the Matadors with 14 double-doubles ... had a season-high 20 digs at UC Davis (Nov. 30).


CSUN - 2012
Allen appeared in nine matches and 34 sets before missing the remainder of the season due to injury ... was granted a medical redshirt season and will have two seasons of eligibility remaining ... over nine matches, had 89 kills while hitting .320 in 222 attacks ... averaged 2.62 kills per set which ranked second to Mahina Haina (2.71) ... also finished the season with eight aces (0.24 saps), 102 digs (3.00 dps) and 15 blocks (0.44 bps) ... heads into her junior season with 699 career kills (2.80 kps) and 672 career digs (2.69 dps) ... is currently in the top-15 in Matador rally scoring history with 58 career aces ... posted a season-high 17 kills in CSUN's 3-1 win over Idaho (Sept. 3) while also adding 13 digs ... had five double-doubles in nine matches giving her 25 double-doubles in her Matador career ... had a season-high 17 digs at San Francisco (Sept. 8), her final match of the season.


CSUN - 2011
Allen appeared in 28 matches and 96 sets for the Matadors during her sophomore season ... earned first team All-Big West accolades from the conference's head coaches for the first time in her career ... finished third on the Matadors with 247 kills and was second on the squad averaging 2.57 kps ... was second only to libero Cindy Ortiz with 316 digs while averaging 3.29 digs per set ... also finished second on the team in aces with 27 which ranked sixth in the Big West ... also contributed 61 total blocks which included three solo stuffs ... finished the season with a team-high 10 double-doubles which gives her 20 career double-doubles ... posted double figures in kills 14 times in 28 matches ... put down a season-high 15 kills (.265) to go with 19 digs in a five-set loss to UC Santa Barbara (Nov. 18) ... notched a career-high 25 digs, along with 12 kills in CSUN's 3-1 win at Sacramento State (Sept. 3) ... matched her career-high with five aces in a straight-set win over Fresno State (Sept. 3).


CSUN - 2010
Allen had an impressive freshman season at Cal State Northridge ... was named honorable mention All-Big West as well being named to the seven player All-Freshman Team ... led the Matadors with 363 kills, the most by a CSUN freshman since Laura Walter had 404 in 1998 ... also led the team in kills per game (3.03) and was third in aces (23), digs (254) and blocks (67) ... finished with a team-high 10 double-doubles and had double figures in kills 21 times in 31 matches ... had a Matador season-high 21 kills in CSUN's four-set win over Long Beach State (Nov. 19) and had 20 kills against Elon College (Sept. 3) ... put down 16 kills in a season-high 51 swings at Sacramento State (Sept. 4) ... tied for the team season-best with five aces vs. Northern Colorado (Aug. 28) ... notched nine kills while hitting .333 in her collegiate debut at San Diego State ... posted 12 kills and a season-high 16 digs in the Matadors' four-set win at UC Riverside (Nov. 5) ... was named All-Tournament at both the Sacramento State Invitational (Sept. 3-4)?and SJSU/Santa Clara Tournament (Sept. 10-11).


MURRIETA VALLEY HIGH SCHOOL
Allen earned four letters in volleyball at Murrieta Valley High School in Murrieta, Calif. ... played both the opposite and outside hitter positions for the Nighthawks ... earned All-Southwestern League honors in 2009 as well as league Most Valuable Player ... was also named to the All-Academic team ... also picked up first team all-league honors in 2006, 2007 and 2008 ... the Nighthawks won Southwestern League titles in 2007 and 2009 ... graduated in 2010 with a 3.6 grade point average.


PERSONAL
Born June 13, 1992 in Riverside, Calif. ... parents are Carrie and Glen Allen ... has two older brothers, Bradley and Cory and one older sister, Christie ... was also recruited by TCU, Boise State, San Francisco, Santa Clara, Cal State Fullerton, Gonzaga, Indiana, UC Irvine and Arizona ... favorites include the Los Angeles Angels, professional volleyball player Kerri Walsh, actors Channing Tatum and Dakota Fanning, the TV shows "House" and "Bones" and the movie "Remember the Titans" ... says her greatest pre-CSUN sports moment was "when my team won the gold medal at J.O.'s ... major is Liberal Studies.


CAREER HIGHS 

Kills: 23, vs. Idaho (9/6/13)

Attempts: 51, at Sacramento State (9/4/10)

Blocks: 7 (3x), last vs. UC Davis (9/28/13)

Assists: 6, vs. Rice (8/31/13)

Aces: 5 (2x), last vs. Fresno State (9/3/11)

Digs: 25, at Sacramento State (9/4/10)

Recent Games
Nov 14 UC Santa Barbara W, 3-0
Nov 15 Cal Poly W, 3-0
Nov 20 at UC Riverside W, 3-0
Nov 22 at UC Davis W, 3-0
Nov 26 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0
Nov 29 UC Irvine L, 3-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Matches 26 14
Sets 95 52
Kills 172 92
Kills per set 1.81 1.77
Errors 82 44
Total Attacks 487 263
Hitting Percentage .185 .183
Assists 31 18
Assists per set 0.33 0.35
Service Aces 12 6
Service Errors 29 18
Service Aces per set 0.13 0.12
Reception Errors 31 18
Digs 230 115
Digs per set 2.42 2.21
Block Solo 9 4
Block Assist 41 23
Block Total 50 27
Blocks per set 0.53 0.52
Block Errors 8 6
Ball Handling Errors 1 0
Points 213.5 113.5
Points per set 2.2 2.2
Date Opponent Score s k e ta pct a sa se re digs bs ba be tot bhe pts
Aug 29 at UNLV W, 3-1 4 14 5 27 .333 1 0 1 1 17 0 3 1 3 0 15.5
Aug 30 vs. Western Ky. W, 3-0 3 5 5 17 .000 2 0 1 0 8 2 1 0 3 0 7.5
Aug 30 at UNLV W, 3-2 5 4 0 16 .250 0 0 1 2 13 1 0 1 1 1 5.0
Sep 5 vs. Loyola (Ill.) W, 3-1 4 8 3 21 .238 2 1 2 2 17 0 2 0 2 0 10.0
Sep 5 vs. Alabama St. W, 3-0 3 9 2 20 .350 1 2 1 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 11.0
Sep 6 at #23 Arizona L, 3-0 3 6 3 18 .167 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Sep 10 at Oklahoma L, 3-2 5 4 7 20 -.150 1 1 1 1 14 1 2 0 3 0 7.0
Sep 11 vs. Portland St. W, 3-0 3 6 5 19 .053 3 1 0 1 10 0 2 0 2 0 8.0
Sep 12 vs. UALR W, 3-0 3 5 3 16 .125 2 1 1 0 4 0 2 0 2 0 7.0
Sep 18 vs. Eastern Wash. W, 3-0 3 10 2 16 .500 0 0 0 0 4 1 2 0 3 0 12.0
Sep 19 at #19 San Diego W, 3-1 4 7 1 23 .261 0 0 2 2 8 0 4 0 4 0 9.0
Sep 20 vs. #1 Stanford L, 3-0 3 2 2 11 .000 1 0 1 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 2.0
Sep 26 at Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0 3 7 3 22 .182 1 0 0 1 6 0 1 0 1 0 7.5
Sep 27 at UC Irvine W, 3-2 5 8 2 24 .250 0 1 0 5 7 2 2 2 4 0 12.0
Oct 4 at Long Beach State L, 3-1 4 7 3 21 .190 2 0 0 1 6 1 1 0 2 0 8.5
Oct 10 #21 Hawai'i W, 3-0 3 6 4 19 .105 0 0 1 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 6.0
Oct 17 at Cal Poly W, 3-1 4 6 3 24 .125 1 1 2 1 9 0 1 1 1 0 7.5
Oct 18 at UC Santa Barbara L, 3-0 3 5 1 14 .286 0 0 2 2 15 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Oct 24 UC Davis L, 3-2 5 7 3 18 .222 0 1 2 4 7 1 1 1 2 0 9.5
Oct 25 UC Riverside W, 3-1 4 13 2 21 .524 1 0 0 0 7 0 5 1 5 0 15.5
Nov 1 #24 Long Beach State L, 3-1 4 5 3 21 .095 1 0 1 1 8 0 0 0 0 0 5.0
Nov 8 at Hawai'i L, 3-1 4 6 9 24 -.125 0 1 2 0 11 0 2 0 2 0 8.0
Nov 14 UC Santa Barbara W, 3-0 3 4 2 13 .154 4 1 3 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 5.5
Nov 15 Cal Poly W, 3-0 3 5 2 12 .250 3 0 1 1 7 0 2 0 2 0 6.0
Nov 20 at UC Riverside W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 22 at UC Davis W, 3-0 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 26 Cal State Fullerton W, 3-0 3 9 4 17 .294 1 1 1 0 5 0 1 0 1 0 10.5
Nov 29 UC Irvine L, 3-1 4 4 3 13 .077 4 0 3 2 9 0 4 1 4 0 6.0
Dec 4 at TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 6 at TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 12 at TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 18 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Dec 20 vs. TBA   - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
2011-12 28 96 247 2.57 117 750 .173 35 0.36 27 0.28 316 3.29 3 58 61 0.64 306.0 3.2
2012-13 10 35 90 2.57 18 223 .323 15 0.43 8 0.23 102 2.91 0 15 15 0.43 105.5 3.0
2013-14 31 123 344 2.80 116 840 .271 82 0.67 14 0.11 334 2.72 14 72 86 0.70 408.0 3.3
2014-15 26 95 172 1.81 82 487 .185 31 0.33 12 0.13 230 2.42 9 41 50 0.53 213.5 2.2
Total 95 349 853 2.44 333 2300 .226 163 0.47 61 0.17 982 2.81 26 186 212 0.61 1033.0 3.0
  m s k k/s e ta pct a a/s sa sa/s digs d/s bs ba tot b/s pts pts/s
Total 26 95 172 1.81 82 487 .185 31 0.33 12 0.13 230 2.42 9 41 50 0.53 213.5 2.2
Conference 14 52 92 1.77 44 263 .183 18 0.35 6 0.12 115 2.21 4 23 27 0.52 113.5 2.2
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Home 8 29 53 1.83 23 134 .224 14 0.48 3 0.10 61 2.10 1 14 15 0.52 64.0 2.2
Away 11 44 74 1.68 37 233 .159 6 0.14 4 0.09 112 2.55 5 18 23 0.52 92.0 2.1
Neutral 7 22 45 2.05 22 120 .192 11 0.50 5 0.23 57 2.59 3 9 12 0.55 57.5 2.6

Wins 17 60 126 2.10 48 327 .239 22 0.37 9 0.15 148 2.47 6 29 35 0.58 155.5 2.6
Losses 9 35 46 1.31 34 160 .075 9 0.26 3 0.09 82 2.34 3 12 15 0.43 58.0 1.7

August 3 12 23 1.92 10 60 .217 3 0.25 0 0.00 38 3.17 3 4 7 0.58 28.0 2.3
September 11 39 72 1.85 33 210 .186 11 0.28 7 0.18 90 2.31 4 17 21 0.54 91.5 2.3
October 6 23 44 1.91 16 117 .239 4 0.17 2 0.09 57 2.48 2 10 12 0.52 53.0 2.3
November 6 21 33 1.57 23 100 .100 13 0.62 3 0.14 45 2.14 0 10 10 0.48 41.0 2.0

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