Connor Murphy held the Lake Erie Monarchs (9-18) scoreless for eight innings to boost the Licking County Settlers (19-12) to a 6-0 victory.
Murphy allowed five hits, no walks and struck out two.
The Licking County Settlers blew out the Lake Erie Monarchs thanks to 14 hits, including zero extra base hits. The Licking County Settlers scored two runs in the eighth on an RBI single by Ryan Huber and a groundout by Vinny Rodriguez.
Huber had two extra-base hits for the Licking County Settlers.
Alec Schmenk ended up on the wrong side of the pitching decision, charged with his second loss of the year. He lasted just six innings, walked two, struck out one, and allowed three runs.
The Licking County Settlers were sparked by Brandon Kregel and Huber, who teamed up for seven hits and four RBIs.