Koerner featured a slider and a fastball that shut out the Tourists through seven innings. He struck out nine batters while only giving up four hits.
Jhalan Jackson helped spark the offense in the bottom of the third, ripping a double into the left field corner. Kyle Holder singled to left center, bringing in Jackson for a 1-0 lead after three innings.
The Dogs put away the game in the bottom of the sixth. Trey Amburgey ripped a laser beam to left center off a fastball on the inner third to lead off the inning for a 2-0 Charleston lead.
Jackson would come around to score on a Kendall Coleman single to left field to bring the score to 4-0.
Jackson ended up 3-4 with two doubles and a run batted in for Charleston. James Reeves followed up Koerner’s sterling start with two scoreless innings of relief.