NEW ORLEANS, La. – Junior Colton Atkinson was named to the 2017 Division III USTFCCCA Cross Country All-Academic team for his continued effort and success in the classroom.
Atkinson, a civil engineering major, earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors for the first time in his career. He was named NEWMAC All-Academic earlier this year for the second time in his career.
There were 668 student-athletes named USTFCCCA All-Academic with women accounting for 55 percent of that total number (368).
In order to qualify for this honor, student-athletes must have a cumulative GPA of 3.30 and finish in the top 25 percent of their respective regional championship meet.