2015 star Kevin Collard returning to HarbourCats

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 25, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – Just days before the opening of the 2017 West Coast League season, the Victoria HarbourCats and head coach Brian McRae have re-signed a pair of veterans to help lead the club into Victoria’s fifth season. Returning is outfielder Kevin Collard, who starred for […]

HarbourCats announce exhibition game

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 23, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – Summer finally arrived in Victoria, just in time for the recent Victoria Day Long Weekend. Accordingly, the HarbourCats are pleased to announce pre-season events to kick off summer as the club makes its final preparations for it’s fifth season of West Coast League […]

HarbourCats, Shamrocks celebrate summer together

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 5, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. — One the highest level of baseball played on Vancouver Island, the other is the cream of the crop in lacrosse. The Victoria HarbourCats and Victoria Shamrocks organizations are pleased to be teaming up to celebrate each other in the summer of 2017. As […]

HarbourCats sign pitcher Claire Eccles

Team Canada left-hander set to become WCL’s first female player  BREAKING NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 16, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – It is a landmark day for the Victoria HarbourCats, as the West Coast League club is proud to announce the signing of left-handed pitcher Claire Eccles, who is set to become the first […]

‘Double-Double’ for HarbourCats, Tim Hortons

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 18, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – Already a major proponent of minor sports through Timbits Hockey and Timbits Baseball, Tim Hortons is now taking a swing at HarbourCats baseball. The HarbourCats are very pleased to announce that Tim Hortons has come on board as official naming sponsor of ‘Tim […]

HarbourCats returning to Nanaimo

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 12, 2017 NANAIMO, B.C. — The Victoria HarbourCats are returning to the HarbourCity. The HarbourCats, of the West Coast League, a collegiate-elite baseball league with 11 teams spread through B.C., Washington and Oregon, will be making their third appearance at 50-year-old Serauxmen Stadium when they play a selection […]

Doug Hudlin Night, June 13 at RAP

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 8, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. — A true pioneer of the Victoria community, on and off the baseball field, will be recognized this summer at Royal Athletic Park. The HarbourCats are very pleased to host Doug Hudlin Night on June 13 when the Port Angeles Lefties play the HarbourCats […]

Bahamian hurler headlines newest signings

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 3, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – Head coach Brian McRae and the Victoria HarbourCats have bolstered their pitching staff less than a month ahead of the 2017 West Coast League season, signing right-handed pitcher Chavez Fernander. The team has also added offensive punch, signing outfielders Ryan Hooper and D.J. […]

Sorry guys — ‘Ladies Only Night*’ at RAP

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – May 1, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – No men allowed*. That will be the case on Thursday, June 22 at Ladies Only Night presented by Emery Electric. Yes, there is that wonderful “baseball asterisk*” to this event. Men are welcome of course, with a donation to Ovarian Cancer Canada. The […]

HarbourCats alum Pivetta promoted to major leagues

BREAKING NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 25, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – He was threw the first pitch in Victoria HarbourCats history in June of 2013, and he’s from Victoria. It seems only right that he’ll also be the first former Victoria HarbourCats player to put on a big-league uniform. The HarbourCats are proud to […]

Community ‘Scrub Game’ at Royal Athletic Park

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 20, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – Play ball, everyone. Literally, everyone. Thanks to Peninsula Co-op, people of Victoria will have your chance to take the field at Royal Athletic Park and show off your skills. The Victoria HarbourCats are pleased to announce plans for the Scrub Game presented by […]

Harbour Derby with Victoria Mobile Radio

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 18, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – It’s an event like no one in Victoria has seen before — home runs, being hit into the ocean. Splash hits that will mark the opening of the Baseball Canada Men’s Championship presented by Yates Street Taphouse in the B.C. capital. On the […]

HarbourCats sign Pac-12 home run leader

BREAKING NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 12, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – The Victoria HarbourCats have added some legitimate power to their 2017 roster, signing infielder and right-handed pitcher Andrew Vaughn of Cal Berkeley (NCAA Div. 1; Pac-12). The club has also signed incoming Cal Berkely outfielder Sam Cachola and University of Nevada right-handed pitchers […]

HarbourCats add team chaplain, Faith Night with Glad Tidings Church

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 10, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – The Victoria HarbourCats are pleased to announce the creation of a new position within the organization as Park Jung has been hired as team chaplain. Team chaplains are common throughout professional and collegiate sport, but the role is new ground for the HarbourCats […]

Win a trip to Vegas with Flight Centre

PRESS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – April 6, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – Fans attending HarbourCats games this season will have the possibility of leaving the ballpark with a memorable vacation experience. As part of the HarbourCats fifth anniversary “#SeasonV” celebrations, the team has partnered with Flight Centre, and also with Eagle Wing Whale Watching and […]