Brittni Fausett was the only singles winner from Tarleton State at the Intercollegiate Tennis Association South Central Region Championship in Springfield, Mo. Friday night.
Fausett defeated Northwest Missouri State's Alexus Barteck 6-2, 6-2, then advanced to Saturday's round of 16 by knocking off Midwestern State's Rozike Janzen van Rensburg 7-5, 3-6, 10-6.
Fausett also made it through the opening round of doubles action, teaming up with Alicia Perez to knock out Truman State's Ellen Russell and Dagmar Velez 6-3, 6-2. Another Tarleton team - Karla Martinez and Makenzie Mitchell - also advanced, knocking off a team from Washburn, 6-3, 3-6, 10-6.
The TexAnns' remaining singles players - Perez, Martinez and Melanie Barnes - were each eliminated in the opening round.
Regional action continued Saturday on the campus of Southwest Baptist University. Visit yourhometownvoice.com for coverage.