Folsom, Calif. - Freshman Rajan Bhatia went 2-0 on the day but the Solano men's tennis team lost 6-2 at Folsom Lake in the season opener on Friday afternoon.
Bhatia won his singles match in straight sets, 7-5, 6-3, and partnered with freshman Phi Le to win the doubles match 8-6.
The men's tennis team (0-1) returns home to host Diablo Valley next on Tuesday, Feb. 26 at 1 p.m.
Rajan Bhatia (S) def. Daniel Alves (F) | 7-5, 6-3
Stephen Morley (F) def. Dale Patrick Ramos (S) | 6-1, 6-4
James James (F) def. Phi Le (S) | 6-0, 6-0
Bryce Gehlbach (F) def. Aaron Brumels (S) | 3-6, 6-4, 6-4
Justin Rollag (F) def. Wayne Esparza (S) | 6-0, 6-1
Samuil Dimitrov (F) def. Joshua Sasoy (S) | 6-1, 6-0
Bhatia/Le (S) def. Morley/James (F) | 8-6
Rollag/Dimitrov (F) def. Brumels/Sasoy (S) | 8-3