Andrew Atkinson
Andrew  Atkinson

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Lynchburg, Va.

High School:
Lynchburg Christian Academy

Weight:
149



03/20/2015

Three Cavaliers Reach Round of 12 at NCAA Championships

Butler, DiCamillo and Sulzer compete for All-America honors this evening

03/19/2015

Four Cavaliers Alive After First Day at NCAA Championships

DiCamillo advances to quarterfinals at 133 pounds

03/19/2015

Trio of Cavaliers Advance Through First Round at NCAA Championships

DiCamillo, Sulzer and Butler remain in championship bracket

03/18/2015

Seven Virginia Wrestlers to Compete in NCAA Championships

Championships run Thursday through Saturday in St. Louis

03/11/2015

Brackets Announced for NCAA Championships

Butler, DiCamillo and Sulzer earn top-12 seeds

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
2014-15 157 17-15 9-7 3-2 30 2-1/2nd 0-2 2-4 1-1 1-1 :31
Career 17-15 9-7 3-2 30 2-1 0-2 2-4 1-1 1-1 :31
* denotes redshirt season