ONEONTA, NY – Megan Holzwarth a Graphic Design major from Central Square was a member of the 2014 SUNY Oneonta women’s cross-country team.
The team competed in eight meets this fall and finished in second place at the SUNYAC Championships and had its best finish of third place at the NCAA Atlantic Region Championships.
The team also qualified for its second straight NCAA championship where they finished 24th.
Megan competed in five meets this fall and posted a personal best 6K time of 23:55.3 at the 2014 SUNYAC Championships and a personal best 5K time of 21:25.0 at the SUNYIT Short Course Invitational.
She also posted a personal best 4.5K time of 18:47.8 at the 11th Annual SUNY Oneonta Airfield Invitational.
A liberal arts college with a pre-professional focus, SUNY Oneonta features outstanding and accessible faculty, students committed to academics and community service, exceptional technology, a modern field house and athletic facilities and a beautiful campus.
The college enrolls 6,000 students in its 70 undergraduate majors and 14 graduate programs.
Athletes compete at the NCAA Division III Level on 21 teams and the college is a member of the SUNYAC conference.
SUNY Oneonta consistently gains recognition for delivering excellence and value. The college has been named to Kiplinger’s list of “100 Best Values in Public Colleges” for eight consecutive years, was ranked No. 2 on the 2014 Kiplinger’s list of “10 Best Public Colleges With Lowest Debt at Graduation” and sits at No. 9 on the 2015 U.S. News and World Report list of the best public institutions in the region.