Ober’s two homers not enough as Cuba defeats HarbourCats in historic game

Alberto Bello with the bat flip after his 2-RBI single gave Cuba an early lead (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart  FULL BOXSCORE  July 30, 2018 — Cuba showed why they are widely considered the premier baseball nation in the world, as the U-20 level Union de Reyes […]

Beyond the Fence: Vol. 8

Go beyond the fence with everything HarbourCats baseball in this column from Summer Intern Josh Kozelj.  Weekly Recap: July 23 – July 30 Season Record: 9-9 (Second Half) / 23-22 (Overall) Week Record: 3-1 (1-1 in Exhibition) Welcome Back: Happy Monday HarbourCats fans! With less than two weeks left in the season, it’s officially go time […]

HarbourCats drop slugfest as Mavericks split Crosstown Series

Story by Josh Kozelj  FULL BOXSCORE July 29, 2017 — The Victoria Mavericks scored nine times in the first three innings and Chris Fougner racked up four hits and six RBI in a 17-7 victory over the Victoria HarbourCats to split a two-game weekend series at Wilson’s Group Stadium at Royal Athletic Park. After last […]

HarbourCats down Mavericks in crosstown matchup

Story by Josh Kozelj  FULL BOXSCORE July 28, 2018 — In a game which served as the de facto opening act to the post-game Chilliwack concert, the Victoria HarbourCats took down their crosstown rival Victoria Mavericks 5-4 in eight innings at Wilson’s Group Stadium at Royal Athletic Park. The game, which had a cutoff of […]

Jordan’s 4 RBI, Anderson’s gem lead HarbourCats to sweep over Sweets

Batting in the lead-off spot for the first time this season, Rowdey Jordan produced big-time, finishing with a trio of hits, including a two-run homer and four RBI in the HarbourCats 6-4 win over Walla Walla Thursday (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart  FULL BOXSCORE July 26, 2018 […]

Spohn’s late homer lifts HarbourCats to second straight win over Sweets

Matt Clayton would earn Player of the Game honours Wednesday, stroking a pair of hits and knocking in two RBI in the HarbourCats 4-3 win over Walla Walla (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart  FULL BOXSCORE July 25, 2018 — Harrison Spohn’s seventh inning homerun and Matthew Clayton’s […]

HarbourCats explode for 10 runs to snap losing streak

Victoria’s Hunter Vansau (right) is congratulated by Ryan Ober after his solo home run in the third inning Tuesday (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart  FULL BOXSCORE  July 24, 2018 — The Victoria HarbourCats snapped a season-high three game losing streak with a 10-3 series opening victory against […]

First Players Named to Victoria Men’s National’s Team, Swanson to Coach Host Entry

Victoria Mavericks look to win gold medal on home soil at Wilson’s Group Stadium, first players named to roster VICTORIA, B.C. — It’s the second and final chance for Victoria to both host and win the Baseball Canada Men’s Championship, and a nationals veteran coach and someone well-known in the market will lead the team […]

HarbourCats swept by Port Angeles in Series Finale

Story by Josh Kozelj  FULL BOXSCORE PORT ANGELES, WA — Unlike the previous two games in the series that saw the Victoria HarbourCats jump out to early leads, the Port Angeles Lefties led from wire to wire in a 9-7 victory at Civic Field. After Victoria soared to 4-0 and 5-0 leads in the first […]

Beyond the Fence: Vol. 7

Go beyond the fence with everything HarbourCats baseball in this column from Summer Intern Josh Kozelj.  Weekly Recap: July 16 – July 23 Season Record: 6-8 (Second Half) / 20-21 (Overall) Week Record: 2-3 Welcome Back: Happy Monday HarbourCats fans! What a week it has been in HarbourCat baseball. From Claire Eccles’ finale game, Hunter Vansau’s […]

Lefties late rally spoils Vansau’s record day

Story by Josh Kozelj  FULL BOXSCORE PORT ANGELES, WA — Less than 24 hours after a five run sixth inning prevented the Victoria HarbourCats from earning a series opening victory across the Strait of Juan de Fuca, the Port Angeles Lefties used another late inning rally to collect their second straight comeback win over the […]

Five run frame costs HarbourCats win in Port Angeles

Story by Josh Kozelj  FULL BOXSCORE PORT ANGELES, WA — Needing to string some wins together in the second half for their third consecutive playoff appearance, the Victoria HarbourCats were well on their way a third straight win before a five run sixth inning proved to be the downfall against the Port Angeles Lefties at […]

Beavers Thrive in Canada as HarbourCats clinch Series over Corvallis

After making her last appearance as a HarbourCat and getting the final out in the 15-6 win against Corvallis Friday, Victoria pitcher Claire Eccles gets the water bucket treatment from her HarbourCats teammates (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart  FULL BOXSCORE July 20, 2018 — A pair of Oregon State […]

Ober and Brown Power HarbourCats to Victory over Corvallis

Victoria’s Ryan Ober would lead the HarbourCats offence with two home runs, two singles, four runs scored and four RBIs Thursday night (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart  FULL BOXSCORE July 19, 2018 — It took five games, but the Victoria HarbourCats used the hot bats of Ryan […]

Victoria Can’t capitalize on Scoring Chances in Sixth Straight Loss to Knights

Gunnar Friend had a good start for the HarbourCats Wednesday, holding Corvallis to just a single hit over for full innings of work (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart  FULL BOXSCORE July 18, 2018 — The Corvallis Knights used a two-out ninth inning rally to collect their sixth […]