CHS girls basketball team positioned nicely for success at state tourney

Tyler Hollingsworth had been hoping his Creswell girls would be battle-tested if they were lucky enough to reach the state tournament. 

The coach got his wish … on both counts.

Thanks to Saturday’s 30-28 nail-biter of a victory over visiting Harrisburg in a league playoff game, the Bulldogs set themselves up for a road game Saturday at 6 p.m. against Douglas. The two teams met in the season opener, with Creswell losing a 13-point halftime lead and falling 46-39.

“We were playing fast, but . . .