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

2017: Appeared in six races during junior season ... Ran fastest 8K at Saratoga Invite (26:30.60, 9/30) ... Bears fourth finisher at NEWMAC Championship (26:58.00, 10/29), helping the team to a third place finish ... Ran only 5K at Trinity Invite (17:14.90, 9/9) ... Named to USTFCCCA Cross Country All-Academic team ... NEWMAC All-Academic team member for the second straight year. 2017 INDIVIDUAL TIMES

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 ... Named the Most Improved Runner and Co- MVP ... also member of track team

PERSONAL: Civil Engineering major ... Older brother Neal, an older sister Katy and a younger sister Amy ... 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