Patrick Acton
Patrick Acton
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Eagan, Minn.
High School: Eagan

2018-19: NCAA All-Region First Team … All-CCSA First Team … Finished 34th in the 10K Freestyle and 37th in the 20K Classic at the 2019 NCAA National Championships … Finished fourth in the 20K Classic and third in the 10K Skate at the Central Region Skiing Championship … Finished third in the Junior Skate Sprint final at U.S. Cross Country Ski Championships … Finished fourth in the 10K Freestyle at the CCSA Conference Championships … USCSCA All-Academic … Named Most Improved Male Skier.

2017-18: Finished 5th in 15k Skate at 2018 Gitchi Gami Games (34:44) ... Finished 5th in 20k Skate at 2018 MTU CCSA Race (59:58) ... Finished 4th in 15k Skate at 2018 USSA Junior National Championships (33:39).

High School: 2nd place overall in MSHSL State Ski Meet (2016 & 2017) ... First place in skate race (2017) ... Junior National All American ... 3 Time All-State ... 3 Time Section Champion ... 3 Time Conference Champion

Personal: Enjoys gardening, camping, sodoku ... majoring in pharmaceutical chemistry.