ORANGE CITY -- Remsen-Union lost in straight sets Thursday to Unity Christian, the 2012 War Eagle Conference champion.
Unity (26-7, 10-0) won the match 25-8, 25-8, 25-14.
Brittany Weikel led the Lady Rockets (12-8, 4-6) in digs with eight. Taylor Weiler, Rachel West and Shelby Barker made five, four and two digs, respectively. Brittany Sudtelgte made one solo block and assisted on two more. Danika Tentinger assisted on two blocks. Courtney Loutsch and Kelsey Ruden both had one assisted block.
Weikel and Sudtelgte each hit two kills in nine attacks. Karlie Hansen made three assists.
Ruden, Sudtelgte and Weikel each hit one ace on 4-for-4, 5-for-6 and 3-for-4 serving. Weiler was 5-for-6 serving and Loutsch finished 3-for-3.
R-U will be at home next Tuesday against Remsen St. Mary's (2-21, 1-9) in the opening round of play in Class 1A Region 1.