Irvine Valley's men's tennis team just missed out on a win Friday morning at home.
The Lasers fell, 5-4, to Mesa Community College from Arizona.
Irvine Valley won two matches in singles and two more in doubles.
Bott defeated Yohann Prinsen after Prinsen had to retire early in second set.
Li beat Yuri Jacob, 4-6, 6-3, (10-5).
Laser freshman Jacob Holiday took Ali Moin to three sets at the No. 2 singles position, but fell, 10-5, in the super-tiebreaker.
In doubles, Irvine Valley took matches at the first and second spots.
Freshman Thallys Santos and Bott defeated Jorge Sala and Lucas Severo, 9-8 (7-2) at first doubles and Holiday and Li beat Moin and Jeff Martin, 8-6, at the second spot.
IVC's record slipped to 0-5 overall.
Irvine Valley plays again next Thursday, starting Orange Empire Conference action at Saddleback at 2 p.m.
1) Michael Bott (IVC) def. Yohann Prinsen (Mesa), 0-6, 1-0 retired
2) Ali Moin (Mesa) def. Jacob Holiday (IVC), 2-6, 6-4, (10-5)
3) Erik Dallmann (Mesa) def. Thallys Santos (IVC), 6-4, 6-0
4) William Li (IVC) def. Yuri Jacob (Mesa), 4-6, 6-3, (10-5)
5) Lucas Severo def. Alvaro Mantilla (IVC), 6-1, 6-3
6) Artur Etzberger (Mesa) def. Stuart Webb (IVC), 6-1, 6-0
1) Bott/Santos (IVC) def. Jorge Sala/Severo (Mesa), 9-8 (7-2)
2) Holiday/Li (IVC) def. Moin/Martin (Mesa), 8-6
3) Erik Dallman/Etzberger (Mesa) def. Webb/Randy Murphy (IVC), 8-2