The Gretna baseball team came into the 2018 season with a preseason rating of No.5 in Class B. They got their campaign started on Thursday, March 15 as they traveled to Platteview to take on the Trojans.
Gretna started out strong using 2 runs in the first and 3 in the second to jump out to a 5-0 lead. Platteview though used 4 runs in the second and 3 in the fourth to take a 7-5 lead. The Dragons were able to respond in the top of the 6th with an 8 run inning only to see Platteview answer with 5 in the bottom of the 6th and 1 in the 7th tying the game 13- 13. This sent the game into extra innings with the Trojans finding the walk off win in the bottom of the 9th to win 14-13.
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Thursday, March 15
#5 Gretna 230008000 – 13
Platteview 040305101 – 14