Andrew Atkinson
Andrew Atkinson

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Lynchburg, Va.

High School:
Lynchburg Christian Academy

Weight:
141/149



08/07/2014

Virginia Has 305 Student-Athletes Named to ACC Academic Honor Roll

Conference has record 3,967 student-athletes recognized

01/26/2014

Three Cavaliers Win Championships at Appalachian State Open

Will Mason (125), Andrew Atkinson (141) and TJ Miller (149) all claim titles

01/06/2014

Atkinson Wins 141 Title at F&M Open

Freshman wins first college title

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