SAN MARCOS, Texas – The Texas State Athletics community is saddened to announce the sudden loss of student-athlete Jaylen Allen, a sprinter on the track and field team. Allen passed away Tuesday morning following a tragic automobile accident.
"Our Texas State University Track and Field team is deeply saddened by the death of our team member, and friend, Jaylen Allen. I have shared the news about Jaylen with the team," said Director of Track & Field/Cross Country Jody Stewart. "We will stand together and support one another during this very difficult time.