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Lexington Catholic Quarterback Beau Allen recieves offer from Neal Brown, Troy


Beau Allen, a 6’2 180 pound sophomore out of Lexington Catholic, added to an already impressive offer sheet yesterday by receiving an offer from Neal Brown to play at Troy University.

Allen has an obvious connection to Troy as former Lexington Catholic head coach Mark Perry just took a job as the director of football operations on Brown’s staff.

The Lexington native earned an offer from Kentucky before the start of his sophomore season after an outstanding performance at Kentucky’s annual high school 7-on-7 tournament. Allen has established a great relationship with the Kentucky staff, particularly quarterbacks coach Darin Hinshaw.

Allen impressed in his first full season as the starter at Lex Cath, throwing for 2,873 yards and 33 touchdowns with just 9 interceptions at a completion percentage of 62% in 13 games.

It’s been quite the year for Allen as he spent the summer traveling the country to various campuses including USC, UCLA, Texas A&M, Ohio State, and Auburn. He currently holds offers from Bowling Green State, Kentucky, and Eastern Kentucky.

Take a look at Allen sophomore year highlights below:

Go Cats.

Article written by Eli Mitchell

University of Kentucky Class of 2020

12 Comments for Lexington Catholic Quarterback Beau Allen recieves offer from Neal Brown, Troy

  1. maximumscott
    6:19 pm January 14, 2018 Permalink

    Please no more Kentucky QBs to Kentucky. It just doesnt work.

    • callitlikeiseeit
      6:32 pm January 14, 2018 Permalink

      please no more stupid comments

    • kydrummer
      7:46 pm January 14, 2018 Permalink

      Tim Couch, Jared Lorenzen, Andre Woodson????

  2. callitlikeiseeit
    6:31 pm January 14, 2018 Permalink

    So I guess you don’t think that Tim Couch guy did not help us. Barker we will never know, looked great 1st half vs USM but back injuries are tough. May or may not have worked out if he stayed healthy.

  3. mcp157
    7:08 pm January 14, 2018 Permalink

    Lorenzon, Ransdell and Woodson. Say what?!

  4. katmandue2you
    7:29 pm January 14, 2018 Permalink

    Does anyone know if this Allen kid is a legacy prospect? Is he by chance the son of Bill Allen that was a reserve QB for UK in the 80s?

  5. CatManDo
    7:31 pm January 14, 2018 Permalink

    Played with his dad Bill (who went to UK) in high school, he was like Couch in the mid 80’s.

  6. unbridled
    8:14 pm January 14, 2018 Permalink

    If UK didn’t offer AJ Mayer from Covington catholic this year….they aren’t going to offer beau Allen.

  7. unbridled
    8:17 pm January 14, 2018 Permalink

    Congrats to me Allen, but what relevance does this particular story have to bbn? Asking for a friend.

    • brb_skywalking
      8:52 pm January 14, 2018 Permalink

      They’re letting the fan base know that a kid the staff offered before his sophomore season is now getting even more attention from other schools. It’s a pretty common theme with a good portion of the guys UK recruits, and it’s nice as a fan to know that the staff is building these relationships early and they aren’t complete whiffs of scholarships