Victoria HarbourCats

Victoria HarbourCats super fan Helen Edwards, right, poses for a photo in 2019 with player Parker Bramlett. Edwards recently purchased six 2022 HarbourCats season tickets and donated them to three charities as a way of sharing her love for baseball. (Photo Christian J. Stewart/Victoria HarbourCats)

Three Victoria charities receive season tickets from HarbourCats fan

Long-time season ticket holder wanted to support team, share her love for baseball

 

Shane McGuire, a member of the 2017 Victoria HarbourCats team, was selected 278th overall by the Oakland Athletics in the 2021 MLB draft. (Photo courtesy of Victoria HarbourCats)

Six former Victoria HarbourCats chosen in MLB draft

Each played with the team sometime between 2017 to 2019

 

The annual Victoria HarbourCats sock toss for Anawim House goes Thursday, July 15 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Wilson’s Group Stadium at Royal Athletic Park. (Black Press Media file photo)

Victoria HarbourCats host annual sock toss for Anawim House

Cash, socks colleced July 15 for North Park non-profit

 

Amid its second straight cancelled West Coast League season, the Victoria HarbourCats are hoping the recently relaxed public gathering restrictions will allow them to play exhibition games this summer. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart/Victoria HarbourCats)

Victoria HarbourCats exploring possibility of exhibition ball games for late summer

Unable to assemble signed squad, HarbourCats may play other Canadian teams in West Coast League

Amid its second straight cancelled West Coast League season, the Victoria HarbourCats are hoping the recently relaxed public gathering restrictions will allow them to play exhibition games this summer. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart/Victoria HarbourCats)
Former Victoria HarbourCat and Chicago White Sox player Andrew Vaughn. (Photo courtesy of Chicago White Sox)

Former Victoria HarbourCat hits first MLB home run, adds another two days later

Andrew Vaughn is the first HarbourCat alumni to hit a homer in the majors

Former Victoria HarbourCat and Chicago White Sox player Andrew Vaughn. (Photo courtesy of Chicago White Sox)
Single-game tickets for the 2021 HarbourCats season are now available. (Christian J. Stewart/HarbourCats)

Single-game tickets available for 2021 HarbourCats games

Victoria club’s season set to start June 1 on the road

Single-game tickets for the 2021 HarbourCats season are now available. (Christian J. Stewart/HarbourCats)
Victoria HarbourCats mascot Harvey strikes a pose before a game at Royal Athletic Park in 2017. The team’s inaugural Fill the RV food drive goes ahead Jan. 1 at the Uptown Save-On-Foods. (Black Press Media file photo)

Victoria HarbourCats launch inaugural food drive New Year’s Day

HarbourCats ‘fill the RV’ for Victoria Mustard Seed

Victoria HarbourCats mascot Harvey strikes a pose before a game at Royal Athletic Park in 2017. The team’s inaugural Fill the RV food drive goes ahead Jan. 1 at the Uptown Save-On-Foods. (Black Press Media file photo)
Curtis Pelletier, head coach and program director for the Golden Tide, wants to see as many local kids as possible playing for the HarbourCats. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)

Victoria gets new collegiate baseball team, training facility

Golden Tide coach wants to see as many local kids play for the HarbourCats as possible

Curtis Pelletier, head coach and program director for the Golden Tide, wants to see as many local kids as possible playing for the HarbourCats. (Kendra Crighton/News Staff)
Nanaimo baseball player Josh Laukkanen, who played in the West Coast League last summer, models the Nanaimo NightOwls’ new home uniform, as Ney-te the NightOwl also gets in the picture. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)

Victoria baseball club’s new Nanaimo rival team unveils NightOwls name

West Coast League baseball club will play ball under the lights next season

Nanaimo baseball player Josh Laukkanen, who played in the West Coast League last summer, models the Nanaimo NightOwls’ new home uniform, as Ney-te the NightOwl also gets in the picture. (Greg Sakaki/News Bulletin)
The Victoria HarbourCats mascot Harvey strikes a pose before a pre-COVID game at Royal Athletic Park. (Don Denton/News Staff)

Victoria baseball club opens Royal Athletic Park for public picnics

HarbourCats go ahead with annual sock toss for charity despite no games

The Victoria HarbourCats mascot Harvey strikes a pose before a pre-COVID game at Royal Athletic Park. (Don Denton/News Staff)
The Victoria HarbourCats mascot Harvey strikes a pose before a game at Royal Athletic Park in 2017. (Black Press Media file photo)

Victoria HarbourCats roll back to 2018 prices for 2021 season tickets

Early birds score deals for next year’s WCL baseball season

The Victoria HarbourCats mascot Harvey strikes a pose before a game at Royal Athletic Park in 2017. (Black Press Media file photo)
The Victoria HarbourCats mascot Harvey strikes a pose before a game at Royal Athletic Park in 2017. (Black Press Media file photo)

HarbourCats strike out on 2020 season

With some teams calling it due to COVID-19, West Coast League determined to play on

The Victoria HarbourCats mascot Harvey strikes a pose before a game at Royal Athletic Park in 2017. (Black Press Media file photo)
The Victoria HarbourCats club hosts its first online hot stove to talk baseball, the 2020 season and more with players, coaches and owners of the team. (Provided by Victoria HarbourCats)

Victoria HarbourCats launch first-ever online hot stove

Talk baseball, 2020 season and more with players, coaches and owners of team

The Victoria HarbourCats club hosts its first online hot stove to talk baseball, the 2020 season and more with players, coaches and owners of the team. (Provided by Victoria HarbourCats)
Bastion Books owner Alex Cruikshank and HarbourCats mascot Harvey at the launch of Harvey’s Reading Club at George Jay Elementary School in 2019. (Courtesy Victoria HarbourCats)

HarbourCats team up with Bastion Books to bring back Harvey’s Reading Club

HarbourCats and Bastions Books offer students free game tickets in an effort to promote child literacy

Bastion Books owner Alex Cruikshank and HarbourCats mascot Harvey at the launch of Harvey’s Reading Club at George Jay Elementary School in 2019. (Courtesy Victoria HarbourCats)
Calvin Turchin racked up a season high seven K’s through five innings on the night, falling just one inning short of his third quality start of the year. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)

HarbourCats knock off Cowlitz 12-3

Victoria’s Parker Bramlett sets single season stolen base record

Calvin Turchin racked up a season high seven K’s through five innings on the night, falling just one inning short of his third quality start of the year. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)
Tyson Hays continued his hot streak with three hits, including a three-run home run, but the ‘Cats four-game road win streak ended with a 6-3 loss in Walla Walla Monday. Photo by Christian J. Stewart

HarbourCats four-game win streak hits stall in Walla Walla

Victoria team loses the first of a three-game set 6-3 in Washington

Tyson Hays continued his hot streak with three hits, including a three-run home run, but the ‘Cats four-game road win streak ended with a 6-3 loss in Walla Walla Monday. Photo by Christian J. Stewart
In five strong innings on the mound, Dakota Hawkins racked up five strikeouts and didn’t allow a single walk. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)

HarbourCats claw out a 3-2 win over Ridgefield Raptors Tuesday night

The teams square off Wednesday at 6:35 p.m. at Royal Athletic Park

In five strong innings on the mound, Dakota Hawkins racked up five strikeouts and didn’t allow a single walk. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)
Parker Bramlett fires towards first, capping off one of Victoria’s two double plays on the evening. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)

HarbourCats take a bite out of AppleSox

Victoria downs Wenatchee 14-5 Tuesday night

Parker Bramlett fires towards first, capping off one of Victoria’s two double plays on the evening. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)
Aaron Celestino got the start from Head Coach Todd Haney on the evening, and would yield five runs and six runs in three innings of work. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)

‘Cats fend off Elks to move into a tie for first in division

Victoria HarbourCats take their sixth win in eight games

Aaron Celestino got the start from Head Coach Todd Haney on the evening, and would yield five runs and six runs in three innings of work. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)
Hunter Hennigh would go a season high 3 1/3 with a strikeout and only one earned run given up tonight. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)

Victoria HarbourCats edge Elks in series opener

Claire Eccles’ jersey retired at Monday’s game

Hunter Hennigh would go a season high 3 1/3 with a strikeout and only one earned run given up tonight. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)