CHS girls cruise in conference opener

RON HARTMAN/CHRONICLE PHOTO Emme Whitson, right, scores two of her season-high 22 points.

Like a fine-running economy car taking a mountainous journey, the Creswell girls basketball team conserved its energy on Wednesday, Jan. 19, against Pleasant Hill, outlasting the Billies 57-41 in the conference opener for both teams. 

“The majority of our girls had to quarantine because we had a player who we found out on Saturday tested positive, so we only had two practices before the game,” Creswell coach Tyler Hollingsworth said.

“We . . .