Plato wins D2 state legion baseball title 05 Aug 12

Plato wins D2 state legion baseball titleThe Plato American legion baseball team won three games this weekend culminating in a thrilling title game to take home the state championship.  Plato beat Eden valley watkins and then stewartville in the first two rounds.  They were set to take on dilworth glyndon felton in the championship, but sunday morning dgf was disqualified for multiple incidents of misconduct at the team hotel.   Ely beat stewartville to win the second chance/third place game and got to take on Plato.  Trailing 3-2 and down to their final strike, Adam prehn hit a game winning walkoff 2-run home run to beat ely 4-3.  Plato moves on to the national regional tournament in wahpeton, ND next weekend.

Browse our multimedia gallery for photos and videos from the tourney, including video of prehn’s walkoff HR.