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Anna Kankanala
Anna  Kankanala


Chapel Hill, NC

High School:
Cedar Ridge



Middlebury Defeats Johns Hopkins, 5-1, in NCAA Quarterfinals

Blue Jays End Season with a 19-6 Record


Johns Hopkins Shuts Out Washington College, 9-0

Blue Jays Improve to 9-0 in Conference Play


Johns Hopkins Splits with Washington & Lee and Ursinus

Blue Jays Remain Unbeaten in Centennial Play


Johns Hopkins Defeats Haverford, 8-1

Kankanala Clinches Win for the Blue Jays


Johns Hopkins Bests Muhlenberg, 9-0

Blue Jays Win Eighth Straight

Statistically Speaking: Ranks 10th school history in career singles wins (44) • tied for 19th in career doubles wins (37) • tied for 12th in career total wins (81).

2017: Went 10-1 in singles and 9-9 in doubles • in conference play, went 8-0 in singles and 6-0 in doubles • advanced to semifinals of Blue 1 singles and Championship doubles draws at ITA Southeast Regional • went unbeaten in final nine singles matches of the season • won eight straight from March 25 to April 26 • won four of final five doubles matches of the season.

2016: Named Second Team All-Centennial Conference in singles • finished 10-0 in singles and 8-0 in doubles • in conference, went 9-0 in singles and 8-0 in doubles • went 2-0 in three-set matches.

2015: Finished with a 12-1 record in singles and 8-0 in doubles • combined for a 16-0 record (8-0 singles, 8-0 doubles) in Centennial Conference play • advanced to finals of blue 2 singles draw at ITA Southeast Regional • ended season on nine-match win streak in singles, without losing a set • did not lose more than four games in a single doubles match • lost a total of just one game between singles and doubles in conference semifinal match versus Haverford.

2014: Went 12-1 in singles, including an 8-1 mark in the conference • ended the season on an eight-match win streak in singles • went unbeaten, 11-0, in doubles, including an 8-0 record in conference play • won Blue 4 Singles draw at ITA Southeast Regional • advanced to finals of Blue 2 Doubles draw at ITA Southeast Regional.

Personal: Anna Kankanala • daughter of Sundeep and Lisa Kankanala • Utah state semifinalist as a freshman • advanced to Utah state quarterfinals as a sophomore and finals as a junior • North Carolina state finalist as a senior • majoring in philosophy with a minor in marketing.