Atkinson Named to NEWMAC Academic All-Conference Team

Colton Atkinson
Colton Atkinson

BOSTON, Mass. – Sophomore Colton Atkinson has been named to the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference Men's Cross Country Academic All-Conference Team.

Atkinson, a Civil Engineering major, earns All-Academic accolades for the first time in his collegiate career.

Honorees must have met the following criteria: earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5/4.0 scale or 4.35/5.0 scale after the 2016 spring semester, achieved second year academic status at her institution, and been a member of the varsity team for the entire season.

The New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference consists of 11 highly selective institutions committed to academic excellence: Babson College, Clark University, U.S Coast Guard Academy, Emerson College, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Mount Holyoke College, Smith College, Springfield College, Wellesley College, Wheaton College, and Worcester Polytechnic Institute.

2016 NEWMAC Men's Cross Country Academic All-Conference

Name Year    School
Jonathan Martin 2018   Babson
Jonathan Miller 2018   Babson
Issac Stone 2019   Clark
Colton Atkinson 2019   Coast Guard
Mike O'Connor 2017   Emerson
Ethan Michaud 2019   Emerson
Tyler Ericson 2019   Emerson
Matthew Deyo Grad.   MIT
Rory Beyer 2017   MIT
Ben Freed 2018   MIT
Brian Gilligan 2017   MIT
Colin Godwin 2017   MIT
Alex Knoedler 2018   MIT
Alex Knapp 2019   MIT
Cooper Sloan 2018   MIT
Aidan Gilson 2019   MIT
Josh Rosenkranz 2019   MIT
Daniel Weiss 2019   MIT
Cronin, Tyler 2019   Springfield
Johnson, Oliver 2019   Springfield
Malin, Benjamin 2017   Springfield
Ross, Owen 2019   Springfield
Kyle Morrison 2017   WPI
Daniel Mortimer 2017   WPI
Austin Scott 2017   WPI
Nathan Stomberg 2017   WPI
Jason Bugarian 2018   WPI
James Doty 2018   WPI
Warren Staver 2018   WPI