ONEONTA, NY – Kayla Distin, of Fulton, was one of six SUNY Oneonta student-athletes named to the State University of New York Athletic Conference Commissioner’s List for the Fall 2014 season.
To qualify for the Commissioner’s List, the student athlete must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.3 based on three semesters at the institution; does not have to be consecutive semesters.
Distin, who is majoring in Human Biology, Child and Family Studies, was a member of the Soccer team.
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 15 graduate programs.
Athletes compete on 21 teams at the NCAA Division III level, 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 nine 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.