The Solano women’s basketball team opened defense of its 2011 Bay Valley Conference tournament title with a 72-45 win over College of Marin on Tuesday night.
The Falcons advance to take on top-seeded Laney of Oakland on Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the semifinals of the tournament.
Ruby Leon sparked Solano, scoring 19 points. She added seven steals and four rebounds in her final home game in a Solano uniform. Marissa Dunn and Kayla Campora each scored 13 points while Shannon Rankin and Presley Neufeld each had 11.
Marissa added 15 rebounds and three blocked shots while Kayla pulled down 9 boards and added seven assists.
Solano improved to 17-11 overall.