Dec. 5: Alex Allen, women's basketball

Alex Allen dribbles the basketball.

Lynchburg, Va. -- A new career-high in points for Lynchburg College women’s basketball’s Alex Allen earned the junior wing the honor of Hornet of the Week.

Allen, who hails from China Grove, N.C., piled up 24 points, nine rebounds, six assists, and three steals as the Hornets took care of business at William Peace in a Saturday win. She also scored six points, shooting 3-for-4 from the field in Thursday’s Old Dominion Athletic Conference victory over Virginia Wesleyan.

She is currently averaging 7.0 points per game and 3.6 rebounds per contest in her third collegiate season.