Folsom Lake College tennis teams drop opening matches

By: Staff Report
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The Folsom Lake College men’s and women’s tennis teams both lost their season-opening matches to Modesto Junior College on Friday. The men were defeated 8-1. Folsom’s No. 1 player, Nick Lord, was the only victor for the Falcons, winning 6-0, 6-0, 6-4. Chowsaii Vang lost a tough three-set match at No. 4 singles, 6-3, 7-6, 6-3, and the pair of Nick Lord and Nick Bacchini lost a close match at No. 1 doubles, 6-8. The women were shut out 9-0. Maricela Medina (No. 3) and Rozy Saini (No. 4) both lost close matches on 10-point tie-breakers after splitting the first two sets. The next competition for the Folsom Lake College tennis squads will be Friday, as the men take on Cosumnes River College, while the women venture to Santa Clara for the Mission College Tournament on Friday and Saturday.