San Luis Obispo, Calif. - The Solano baseball team lost the series finale doubleheader to Cuesta, 12-5 and 8-2, on Friday afternoon.
In the first game of the twinbill, freshman Matthew Hansen went 1-of-2 with a two-RBI double in the sixth inning to tie to take a two-run lead over Cuesta, but a pair of runs in the bottom frame and seven in the seventh inning closed out the game in favor of the Cougars.
In the second game, sophomore Cameron Michael went 3-of-4 at the plate with a run to lead the Falcons.
Freshman Edgar Aqui Cruz (0-1) was charged with the loss in the first game, throwing three innings of relief and allowing seven earned runs on five hits and four walks. Sophomore Danny Zaldivar (0-1) was the pitcher of record in the second game, throwing three innings with six hits and six earned runs, while fanning three.
Solano (4-11) begins Bay Valley Conference play, heading to Laney on Tuesday, Mar. 5 for a 2:30 p.m. matchup.