Jan. 5, 2014
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - Virginia freshman Andrew Atkinson (Lynchburg, Va.) captured the championship at 141 pounds Saturday at the Franklin and Marshall Open in Lancaster, Pa. It marked the first college title for Atkinson.
Atkinson rolled to the title, recording five straight victories, with all coming in dominating fashion. He recorded a fall, tech fall and major decision as well as two decisions.
In the championship match, Atkinson needed just 1:32 to pin Messiah's Kaleb Loht.
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A 1985 graduate of UVA, White worked at the Richmond Times-Dispatch until July 2009. He was honored six times as the state's Sportswriter of the Year.
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