Yamalapalli's Year-by-year stats: 2018
Ranked as one of the top freshmen in the 2018 Southland Conference race … won 22 of her 26 matches, the third highest overall season singles victory total in Bearkat women’s tennis history … her 16-4 dual match singles record stands as the third highest wins total and second best dual match winning percentage (.895) in SHSU annals … one of only five players ever to win 10 Southland Conference matches in a single season, going 10-1 in league play … for the spring, went 7-3 at No. 3 before moving up to the No. 2 position and posting a 9-1 mark … went undefeated in flighted singles play in both the 2017 Rice Invitational and Sam Houston Fall Invitational tournaments
In just a short period of time moved into the top 35 of the U18 rankings in India and also ranks in the top 100 in the women’s open division. She recently broke into the world junior rankings and has quickly moved to a 10 UTR (Universal Tennis Rating).