New Canaan’s Zach Allen Commits to Northwestern


New Canaan Rams football star Zach Allen has committed to Northwestern University, the standout athlete confirmed with Allen, who will captain the Rams in his senior year, told that the “balance of academics and football” was the main factor in his choosing the prestigious Evanston, IL-based school. The 6’6″, 243-lb. DE/LB, had a monster junior season for the FCIAC and Class L State champs with 81 tackles and a team-high 11.5 sacks. Allen’s 19.5 career sacks have him currently tied with Connor Buck for the most in NCHS history.