Navy fell to Penn State in its spring dual season opener last Sunday.
Danika Kahatapitiya wins both the F singles and B doubles flights.
Navy wins the top three singles flight and the top doubles flight.
Navy performs well in season-opening tournament.
Navy returns four former all-conference selections.
2017 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll
2016-17 - Freshman: Was 13-8 in singles matches ... was 7-2 in dual matches and 2-0 in Patriot League Regular Season matches ... was 6-6 in singles during the fall tournament season ... played at No. 3, 4, 5 and 6 singles ... won at No. 4 singles against Lafayette and at No. 6 singles against Loyola in Patriot League matches ... also won singles dual matches against St. Bonaventure, George Mason, Howard, Longwood and Northern Iowa ... finished season on a five-match singles winning steak ... was 10-9 in doubles matches ... was 6-3 in doubles dual matches and 2-0 in the Patriot League Regular Season ... was 9-8 when playing doubles with Audrey Channell ... the pair was 5-3 in dual matches together and won at No. 3 doubles against Boston U. ... Kahatapitiya and Channell advanced to the "B" flight final of the Moore Invitational in the fall with a 3-1 record ... Kahatapitiya teamed up with Catalina Rico to win at No. 1 doubles against Lafayette.
Personal: Played tennis at the Norfolk Academy, where she graduated in 2016 ... helped team win the 2015 Virginia Division I state championship with a win at No. 2 singles in the title match ... helped team to three regional championships ... four-time all-state honoree ... three-time Team MVP ... team captain ... ranked as a four-star recruit by TennisRecruiting.net ... ranked as the fifth-best player in her class in the state of Virginia ... volunteer for the Red Cross and the Special Olympics ... daughter of Ravindra and Dilrukshie Kahatapitiya ... majoring in physics.
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