Savon Atkins, a freshman from Clarksburg, Md., joins ACM as a first-time cross country
runner. In his first three meets, he posted 20:24 for a 5K at Westmoreland, 19:31
for a 5K at the Hood Twilight Invitation (PR), and 34:29 for an 8K at PSU-Mont Alto
(PR). “Savon has worked extremely hard to lead the cross country team. He’s dedicated himself
to developing his technique as well as his mental approach to the sport,”
said ACM Head Coach Tommie Reams.
At 5’6” and 140 pounds, Atkins is a 2019 graduate of Quince Orchard High School in
Gaithersburg where he played in the guard position on his school’s basketball team.
He is a sociology major at ACM.