Chapel Hill, N.C. -- Junior Lauren Kline picked up a first round win in the main singles draw to lead the Furman women's tennis team at the 2011 ITA-USTA Women's Carolina Regional Friday in Chapel Hill, N.C.
Kline defeated Diana Mortlock of Coastal Carolina, 6-2, 6-4 in the opening round of the main singles draw. In other singles matches, Tana Illova of N.C. State beat Paladin sophomore Margaret Boyette, 6-0, 6-1, and North Carolina's Zoe DeBruycker defeated Furman sophomore Katherine Oudin, 6-4, 6-0.
In doubles action, Laura Slater and Jennifer Stone of North Carolina teamed up to defeat Boyette and Kline, 8-6.
Complete results from the tournament can be found at http://www.tennisinformation.com/tourny/5/2/0/6/7/6/3/draws.asp
Play will continue on Saturday morning, beginning at 8:30 a.m. Kline will face Josipa Bek of Clemson Saturday at 9:30 a.m.
Main Singles Draw Results
Lauren Kline (Furman) def. Diana Mortlock (Coastal Carolina), 6-2, 6-4
Tana Illova (N.C. State) def. Margaret Boyette (Furman), 6-0, 6-1
Zoe DeBruycker (North Carolina) def. Katherine Oudin (Furman), 6-4, 6-0
Slater/Stone (North Carolina) def. Boyette/Kline (Furman), 8-6s