Mitch Koch received berth into NCAA Championship
Is majoring in oceanography ... has been named to the Commandant's List five times and to the Dean's List four times over his academic career ... earned ITA Scholar-Athlete recognition in 2010 ... was also named to the 2009 and `10 Patriot League Academic Honor Rolls.
Selected as the 2008 Patriot League Rookie of the Year ... led Navy with 26 singles wins on the season and with 19 wins during the spring ... teamed with Nate Nelms to defeat Florida's No. 1 doubles team, the 30th-ranked tandem of Jeff Dadamo and Greg Oulette, 8-5 in the NCAA Tournament ... tied for second place on the team with seven singles victories during the campaign ... won the `C' flight consolation title at the Hampton Roads Collegiate Invitational ... also teamed with Joe Wiggins to win the `D' flight in doubles at the same event.
Led Navy with 19 singles wins during the dual meet season and with 26 singles wins on the entire campaign ... included among his wins was a 7-0 record against Patriot League opponents ... played at four different flights during the dual meet season, posting a combined 15-5 record at Nos. 5 and 6 singles ... also compiled a doubles record of 14-6 during the spring season ... teamed with Ramsey Lemaich for a 9-0 record at No. 6 doubles and a 5-0 record against league foes ... advanced to the quarterfinal round of the Cornell Fall Invitational.
His four wins in singles during the fall ranked second on the team, while he tied for the Navy lead with four wins in doubles ... won his opening round singles match at the fall's ITA Atlantic Regional ... garnered First-Team All-Patriot League honors and was selected as the MVP of the Patriot League Tournament ... compiled a 5-1 record during the league championship ... played all of his matches during the spring at No. 1 singles and No. 1 doubles ... tied for the Navy lead on the season with 19 singles wins and with 19 doubles wins ... posted a 13-4 mark with Nicholas Gutsche at No. 1 doubles ... included among his singles losses was a three-set defeat to Notre Dame's Casey Watt who was ranked 44th in the country at the time of the match ... selected as the Patriot League Player of the Month for April. Was a combined 10-2 during the month.
2010 Fall Season
Lost a pair of singles matches that were determined in a third-set tiebreaker.
High School / Personal
Graduated from Concord High School ... garnered conference player-of-the-year honors during each of his four seasons ... was the North Carolina Player of the Year as a senior ... Owen Judson Bullard ... born July 19, 1989, in Durham, N.C.