Andrew Atkinson
Andrew Atkinson

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Lynchburg, Va.

High School:
Lynchburg Christian Academy

Weight:
141/149



01/25/2015

No. 14 Cavaliers Down No. 10 Pitt, 17-16

Cavaliers hand Panthers first-ever ACC dual loss

01/16/2015

No. 14 Virginia Wrestling Trounces Duke, 30-9

Cavaliers win seven of 10 bouts in ACC opener

01/10/2015

No. 16 Virginia Takes Runner-Up Honors at Virginia Duals

UVa tops No. 10 Edinboro in semis, then edged out by No. 6 Virginia Tech in championship

01/09/2015

No. 16 Virginia Advances to Gold Bracket at Virginia Duals

Cavaliers top The Citadel and No. 17 Rider Friday, will face No. 10 Edinboro Saturday

12/20/2014

No. 10 Virginia Falls at Bucknell, 20-16

Bison claim final four bouts

AT VIRGINIA: 2013-14
• Redshirt season
• Posted 16-3 record at 141 while wrestling unattached
• Competed in four open tournaments, placing in each
• Dominated his competition, as only two of his 19 matches were decided by three points or fewer (both losses)
• Won final nine matches of the season, capturing championships at Franklin & Marshall Open (1/4) and Appalachian State Open (1/25)
• Took runner-up honors at Mat Town Open (12/1)
• Placed sixth in first tournament, the Hokie Open (11/10)

LYNCHBURG CHRISTIAN ACADEMY
• Five-time state placewinner, earning a top-4 standing each year
• Four-time place winner at prep nationals
• Two-time All-Area Wrestler of the Year
• Posted 238-13 career record
• Was team captain all five years
• Took third at NHSCA in 2012
• Placed third at Super 32 in 2011
• Coached by Paul Anthony at LCA
• Member of National Honor Society

PERSONAL
• Parents are Steve and Cindy Atkinson
• Has one sister, Adelina, and one brother, Aaron
• Born in Bucharest, Romania

Weight Overall Dual ACC Dual Dual Pts. ACC NCAA MD TF Pins Fastest
Year Class Record Record Record Scored Place Place W/L W/L W/L Pin
2013-14* 141 16-3 0-2 0-0 0 0-0 0-0 3-0 2-0 4-0 1:03
Career 0-0 0-0 0-0 0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0 0-0
* denotes redshirt season