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BASEBALL: Murley carries no-hitter into seventh, leads Bishop Foley to third straight CHSL C-D title

   | Jeff Dullack

BASEBALL: Murley carries no-hitter into seventh, leads Bishop Foley to third straight CHSL C-D title

DETROIT – On the biggest stage that Bishop Foley has played on to this point this season, senior pitcher Mike Murley put together as good of a performance as you will find.

Murley carried a no-hitter into the seventh inning, picking up a complete-game shutout to lead the Ventures to a third straight CHSL C-D title, topping Pontiac Notre Dame Prep, 3-0..

“It feels great, especially since I didn’t have full control of my stuff midway through the game,” he said. “So to have myself in the seventh inning with a no-hitter and a chance to close it out was a great feeling, knowing that I was doing this for my team. I just wanted to go out there and pitch well and not let them down, so it felt good to get that win.”

Signed with Wayne State, Murley, who struck out nine batters in his seven innings of work, found himself in a battle all day long, matching up with by Notre Dame Prep (20-6) ace Will Mullen, a junior com