The Cougar men’s team lost a 2-0 non-conference game to Cosumnes River College in Sacramento on Friday.
With the loss the Cougars fall to 4-5-1 on the season. Cosumnes River improves to 6-3-5.
Isaac McDaniel scored both goals, one of them unassisted.
The match was the second of four crossover games with the Big 8 Conference, the strongest in northern California.
American River defeated Taft 2-1 a week ago.
The Cougars hit the road again for the third crossover, this one at Modesto Junior College. Modesto is undefeated at 9-0-2 and ranked No. 1 in northern California and No. 4 in the state.
On Friday, the Cougars will round out the Big 8 crossovers with a home match against American River College at 3 p.m.