Atkisson named to Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar Team
He is one of 57 golfers in NCAA Division II to earn the honor.
Atkisson, a two-time all-region and All-Great Lakes Valley Conference honoree, posted a scoring average of 75.69 during his junior campaign. The 2013 GLVC individual champion, he posted four top-10 finishes and tied for 31st at the NCAA Championship. In addition to his GLVC medalist honor, he claimed individual honors at the Midwest Regional at Fox Run.
Atkisson enters his season year as the program’s all-time career scoring leader with an average of 75.42.
To be eligible for Cleveland Golf/Srixon All-America Scholar status an individual must be a junior or senior academically, compete in at least three full years at the collegiate level, participate in 50-percent of his team’s competitive rounds or compete in the NCAA Championships, have a stroke-average under 78.0 in Division II and maintain a minimum cumulative grade-point average of 3.2. A recipient must also be of high moral character and be in good standing at his college or university.
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