REMSEN -- A third-quarter comeback wasn't enough to fuel a turnaround for Remsen St. Mary's. The Hawks lost 65-42 to the Unity Christian girls last Friday.
Unity (8-2) took the early lead, going into the second quarter 18-10.
RSM scored 12 points in the second quarter, but Unity added another 22 to widen the gap. The Knights held a 40-22 lead at halftime.
The Hawks came back after the half with a new fire, scoring 15 points and holding Unity to eight, but the Knights answered back with a 17-point final quarter, only allowing RSM five points to finish the game.
Unity had three girls in double figures. Freshmen Chanda Zomermaand and Anna Kiel scored 15 each, while sophomore Kassidy De Jong scored 13 for the Knights.
For RSM, senior Anyssa Trejo was in double digits with a 12-point night scoring. Senior Paige Harpenau added eight more points.
Seniors Danielle Schroeder, Trejo and Harpenau led in rebounds for the Hawks with five each.
Senior Makenzie Ricke made four assists for RSM and junior Lyndsie Schorg made four steals.
Senior Mireanda Staab had three assists, three steals and two blocks for the night, and Trejo added five steals.
The loss dropped RSM's record to 5-5 overall.