Colton Atkinson
Colton Atkinson
Height: 6-2
Weight: 175
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Marietta, Ga.
Last School: Marietta High School

2016: Appeared in five races for the Bears ... Ran top time, 27:25.90, at SUNY Geneseo Invitational (10/1) ... Ran 28:08.00 at NEWMAC Championship helping the team to a fourth place finish ... NEWMAC All-Academic team member. 2016 INDIVIDUAL TIMES

2015: Appeared in six races for the Bears, two 5K's and four 8K's ... Ran top 5K in 18:12.00 at Purple Valley Invite (9/26) ... Ran top 8K in 28:07.00 at James Early Invitational (10/10) ... Competed at NEWMAC Championship, finishing in 28:30.00 ... Team's second finisher at ECAC Championship (28:54.09 - 11/7). 2015 INDIVIDUAL TIMES

HIGH SCHOOL: ran for coach Jack Coleman at Marietta High ... team won state championship ... he was named the Most Improved Runner and Co- MVP ... also member of track team

PERSONAL: Civil Engineering major ... has and older brother Neal, an older sister Katy and a younger sister Amy ... his uncle was in the Air Force and cousin who is in the Army ... named to the NEWMAC All-Academic team in both cross country and track and field ... son of Gene and Paige Atkinson