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By Tom Page
For The Chronicle 

Pleasant Hill girls remain undefeated in league play

 

January 31, 2019

Christopher Palanuk / The Creswell Chronicle

Billies forward Victoria Lewis attempts a shot against the Eagles defense during the second quarter of the Pleasant Hill vs Harrisburg matchup on Jan. 25. The Pleasant Hill Billies won against the Harrisburg Eagles 57-16 and have a current overall season record of 16-3.

Pleasant Hill ran its Mountain Valley League leading girls basketball record to 6-0 with a 57-16 Friday win over visiting Harrisburg.

Christopher Palanuk / The Creswell Chronicle

Billies guard Kacie Hoyt loses the ball and fouls Eagles guard Gracey Cheek during the second quarter of the Pleasant Hill vs Harrisburg matchup on Jan. 25. The Pleasant Hill Billie

Coach Stacy Paszkiet said "the girls are playing well. They are a great group and have good leadership."

The Billies took a 9-2 lead in the first quarter and pushed it to 17-4 at the break as Angeni Yeo scored six of the final eight points and had 10 in the period.

The lead grew to 28-4 before the Eagles scored in the second quarter. Kaylee Martin scored six of the 11 points including four from the free throw line.

P-Hill led 29-6 at the half.

After Harrisburg closed to 32-14 down, the Billies scored eight straight points, four by Hannah Way to open a 40-14 lead.

The Billies led 42-16 heading into the fourth quarter and blanked the Eagles over the final eight minutes.

Three P-Hill players finished in double figures.

Yeo and Way scored 15 apiece and Martin 11.

Victoria Lewis added seven, Kacie Hoyt five and Alexa Ellis four.

The Billies have a 16-3 season mark.

 
 

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