• Sun Belt Conference Honor Roll, 2016-17
• Dean’s List, Spring 2017
AT GEORGIA STATE: Two-year starter at left tackle ... Has started every game after moving from tight end to offensive tackle in the spring of 2016 (24 straight games) ... Played every offensive snap of the 2017 season ... Had a hand in one of the most unusual plays in GSU history vs. Charlotte. After a GSU field goal was blocked and fielded by Charlotte in the end zone, he knocked the ball loose, allowing teammate Shamarious Gilmore recovered in the end zone for the GSU touchdown ... Joined the program in 2015 after originally signing with Georgia in 2014 ... Practiced with the team in 2015 while red-shirting.
HIGH SCHOOL: All-state tight end as a senior at West Hall High School ... First-team all-state in Class AAA in 2013 by the Georgia Sports Writers Association ... Also earned honorable mention all-state honors from the Atlanta Journal-Constitution ... Named the Region 7-AAA Offensive Player of the Year... Rivals.com three-star prospect...Scout.com three-star prospect, No. 47TE nationally ... 247Sports.com three-star prospect, No. 15 TE nationally, No. 39 player in the state...Played in the GACA North-South game... Caught 51 passes for 704 yards and 11 touchdowns during his senior season ... Coached by Tony Lotti.
PERSONAL: Full name is Codi Hunter Atkinson ... Born Sept. 9, 1995 ... Parents are Chris and Mary Atkinson.