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Jithmie Jayawickrema
Jithmie Jayawickrema

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Colombo, Sri Lanka

High School:
Bishop College

Experience:
SQ

Honors:
2012 First-Team All-Southland Conference (Doubles)

06/06/2012

Patrick Sullivan Steps Down as SFA Tennis Head Coach

Sullivan tabbed new Houston head tennis coach

05/23/2012

Two Players Receive Academic All-SLC Honors

Alina Shazhko, Jithmie Jayawickrema named to the 2012 all-academic squad

05/07/2012

SFA Faces #25 Tulsa in NCAAs

SFA women land three seed in Waco's four-team pod

04/28/2012

SFA Tennis is NCAA Tournament Bound

`Jacks defeat Texas-Arlington for program-record 23rd win of the season

04/27/2012

`Jacks Advance to Finals, Will Face Texas-Arlington

SFA women's tennis advances to SLC Championship match for first time in program history

2011-12 (Junior): A first-team All-Southland Conference selection in doubles play ... Played at the Nos. 2-6 singles positions and the No. 2 doubles spot (with Alina Shazhko) ... Doubles team was ranked as high as 17th nationally ... Recorded a 20-3 (.870) mark at No. 2 doubles, a record which included wins over two top-30 teams ... Doubles team was a perfect 10-0 during conference play ... Went 4-3 at No. 2 singles, and 5-0 at No. 4 singles.

2011:Joined the team in January, but did not compete in the spring... Advanced to the singles final of the ITA Cincinnati summer event... Was the runner-up at the Purdue summer tournament.

High School: One of the top junior players in the world... Notched 73 victories at the international level... Represented her country in Federation Cup play at age 17.

Personal: Daughter of Hirantha and Ragie Jayawickrema... Majoring in business and would like to pursue a professional tennis career after graduation.

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