HarbourCats Ink Four More for 2019, Three from U of Hawaii

The University of Hawaii’s Dustin Demeter, who played for the HarbourCats in 2018, will return in 2019 along with two other Rainbow Warriors (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Victoria home to UH players for seventh consecutive season, four more players in total signed For Immediate Release Sept. 19, 2018 VICTORIA, B.C. — From one of the […]

Four Players Returning to Best Summer Ball City on Earth

Noah Prewett, Nate Walker, AJ Lewis and last year’s Player of the Year Nick Plaia (pictured above) headed back to Victoria For Immediate Release September 6, 2018 VICTORIA, B.C. — Every August, it’s the same conversation at Wilson’s Group Stadium at RAP — players asking the HarbourCats if they can be invited back for another […]

HarbourCats Announce First Player Signing for 2019 Season

Trevin Esquerra, a switch-hitter AND switch-thrower from Loyola Marymount, heading to Victoria September 4, 2018 VICTORIA, B.C. — It’s rare to be a switch-hitter in baseball — rarer still to be able to play both right- and left-handed on the defensive side of the ball. The first player signed and announced for the 2019 season […]

British Columbia Takes Gold at Baseball Canada Nationals, Victoria Silver

The Coquitlam Angels begin to celebrate their gold medal win at the 2018 Baseball Canada Men’s Nationals (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 26, 2018, Victoria, BC – Grant Malm hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the first inning and that would be all the runs […]

Ontario 1 Captures Bronze Medal With Walk-Off Win Over New Brunswick

Eric Cunningham was the hero Sunday, hitting a walk off home run in the bottom of the seventh inning to give the Tecumseh Thunder a 2-1 win over New Brunswick in the Bronze Medal game of the 2018 Baseball Canada Nationals (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 26, 2018, […]

Team BC Prevails Over New Brunswick in Classic Extra-Inning Pitching Duel, Will Play Victoria for Gold

Shawn Scahefer and the Coquitlam Angels would emerge with a 2-1 extra inning semi-final victory over New Brunswick to advance to Sunday’s Gold Medal game against the Victoria Mavericks (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 26, 2018, Victoria BC – It was a classic pitching duel between two of […]

Blade’s Blast Puts Victoria in Gold Medal Game at Baseball Canada Nationals

Duncan Blades (2) is congratulated by his Maverick teammates after hitting a three-run home run in the fourth inning Sunday morning, a shot that gave the Mavericks an eventual 4-1 win and sent them to the Gold Medal game Sunday evening (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 26, 2018, […]

Victoria Ousts Quebec, Advance to National Semi-Finals, New Brunswick Also Advances

Victoria’s Lanny Burrows was brilliant Saturday night, turning a pair of defensive double plays and crushing a three-run home run in the pivotal sixth inning to lead the Mavericks to the win over Quebec (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 25, 2018, Victoria, BC –  A two-out, three-run home run […]

Host Victoria and Team British Columbia Move into Playoff Rounds at Nationals

Jason Gibson held Manitoba to just one run over six innings of work Saturday, helping the Mavericks to a 3-1 win, and advancing the Mavericks into the playoff round at 7:00 PM Saturday night (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 25, 2018, Victoria, BC – The playoff picture at […]

Playoff Scenarios Start to Emerge on Day 3 of Nationals

Quebec’s Pierre-Olivier Dostaler is congratulated after scoring a run for Quebec in their win over Alberta Saturday afternoon (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 25, 2018, Victoria, BC – The Tecumseh Thunder (Ontario 1), Team Quebec and New Brunswick punched their way into the playoff rounds Saturday morning with […]

Victoria Upends Nova Scotia to Stay Alive at Nationals

Lanny Burrows and the Victoria Mavericks would upend Mike Tobin and the Sydney Sooners Friday night, coming away with a 5-3 victory in a must win game for the Mavericks (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 24, 2018, Victoria, BC – The Victoria Mavericks rallied from a 3-1 deficit […]

Ontario 2 Scores First Runs, Upsets British Columbia

Ilderton Red Army’s Ryan Hartig is all smiles after scoring a run in the Red Army’s seven-run third inning. The Red Army would go on to a 9-6 upset of Coquitlam in round robin action Friday afternoon (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 24, 2018, Victoria, BC – After […]

Team Victoria Battles but falls in extras to Ontario 1 in second game of Nationals

Lanny Burrows would launch a solo home run in the top of the first inning to give the Mavericks an early 1-0 lead over Tecumseh (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 24, 2018, Victoria, BC – The Victoria Mavericks (Team Victoria) put up a tough extra-inning battle, but ultimately […]

Men’s Nationals Day 2 – Team BC Uses Long Ball to Thump Quebec

Coquitlam’s Grant Malm had a big day at the plate with two home runs and 5 RBI in the Angels 8-2 win over Quebec on Friday morning (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 24, 2018, Victoria, BC – Grant Malm had a day to remember Friday morning, hitting two […]

Team BC victorious, but host Mavericks fall in day one of Nationals

Coquitlam Angels pitcher Shawn Schaeffer delivers a pitch against Red Deer on Thursday. The Angels (Team BC) would open the tournament with a 7-2 win over Alberta (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj Photos by Christian J. Stewart August 23, 2018, Victoria, BC – Team New Brunswick capped off a busy day of […]