Zayicek, Huang, Bullpen Lead Victoria to Win Over Corvallis in Series Opener

Victoria’s Connor Whitney leads the pack for high-fives after the HarbourCats 4-2 win over Corvallis on Tuesday (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart June 20, 2017, Victoria, BC – Riley Zayicek hit a two-run home-run, Po-Hao Huang had the game winning RBI in the bottom of the eighth inning and […]

McKillican Spins a Gem, HarbourCats Score Late to Top Port Angeles

Adam McKillican was simply brilliant for the HarbourCats Monday, going 6.2 innings, retiring 17 in a row at one point and allowing just a single hit, while striking out four (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart June 19, 2017, Victoria, BC – Victoria pitcher Adam McKillican worked a stellar, one-hit […]

Eccles Gets Win, HarbourCats Bats Come Alive in Double-Header Sweep of Kitsap

Victoria’s Clair Eccles went three full innings in her first start of the season Sunday, giving up 2 runs on 3 hits and earning her first win, an 11-2 decision over the Kitsap BlueJackets (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart June 18, 2017, Victoria, BC – Claire Eccles got her […]

Sunday doubleheader to be played as scheduled

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 18, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – The HarbourCats next home on Sunday, a double-header vs. the Kitsap BlueJackets, non-league action at Royal Athletic Park, will be played as scheduled at 12:35pm, unless otherwise stated. LHP Claire Eccles will make her first start for the HarbourCats in that 12:35pm game, which is becoming a hot […]

HarbourCats Score Late and Often to Sweep Lefties, Run Win Streak to Three

Another new face in the HarbourCats lineup, second baseman Tucker Johnson turns a key sixth inning double play over the slide of the Leftie’s Joey Galeno (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart June 13, 2017, Victoria, BC – The Victoria HarbourCats scored six runs in their final three at bats […]

Eagles-Mariners, Thursday at RAP; Girls skills camp Saturday

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 13, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – Royal Athletic Park is about to become a haven for youth-level baseball, with exciting events over the next few days. On Thursday, June 15, the Victoria HarbourCats are hosting the annual “Zack Downey Memorial” baseball game, featuring the city’s two high-school-level baseball teams, […]

HarbourCats Take Advantage of Shaky Port Angeles Bullpen to Pull Out the Win  

Victoria’s Harry Shipley gets high fives after scoring one of the HarbourCats four runs on Monday (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart June 12, 2017, Victoria, BC – The Victoria HarbourCats and Port Angeles Lefties went at it in round two of the Battle of the Strait of Juan deFuca […]

HarbourCats walked off in Wenatchee opener

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 8, 2017 YAKIMA, WA— The Victoria HarbourCats played their fourth consecutive game against the Wenatchee AppleSox on Thursday night, falling by a final of 5-4 in walk-off fashion. BOX- http://westcoast.bbstats.pointstreak.com/boxscore.html?gameid=406962 A scheduling anomaly has the HarbourCats and Wenatchee in the midst of six consecutive games, beginning with the […]

Never been to a game? Then you get in FREE!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 8, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – For those who have yet to attend their first Victoria HarbourCats game, here’s your chance to break the ice. Never been to a HarbourCats game? It’s time to change that. On June 12, you get in FREE. Introducing the Columbia Fuels “NEVER BEEN TO A […]

First time? Then you get in free!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 8, 2017 VICTORIA, B.C. – For those who have yet to attend their first Victoria HarbourCats game, here’s your chance to break the ice. Never been to a HarbourCats game? It’s time to change that. On June 12, you get in FREE. Introducing the Columbia Fuels “NEVER BEEN TO A […]

HarbourCats Lose Series Finale to Wenatchee but Make History as Claire Eccles Plays First Game

History was made Wednesday evening as Claire Eccles became the first woman to play in the West Coast League when she entered to pitch the eighth and ninth innings against Wenatchee. This was her first official pitch.  She gave up 2 runs on 1 hit in her 2 innings of work (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) […]

HarbourCats Rebound for Win Over Wenatchee in Game Two of Series

The HarbourCats Ethan Lopez (25 ) and the rest of the club celebrate the HarbourCats first home win of 2017 (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart June 6, 2017, Victoria, BC – With a number of players making their home debut on Tuesday night, the 2017 Victoria HarbourCats are starting […]

Bad Apples Spoil HarbourCats Home Opener

Wenatchee’s Adrian Vela (left) was the ‘Cats killer Monday, launching two, two-run home runs to finish with a 4-RBI evening (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart June 5, 2017, Victoria, BC – They say that turnabout is fair play.  After the Victoria HarbourCats spoiled the home openers of the Port […]

HarbourCats strike early, win rubber match over Pippins

NEWS RELEASE FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 4, 2017 YAKIMA, WA— The Victoria HarbourCats have no problem being ready for games, scoring first in all four games early in the season. Early offense was backed by strong relief work in a 6-2 win to take the rubber game of their three-game weekend series against the […]

Big inning haunts HarbourCats in first loss of 2017

BREAKING NEWS FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – June 3, 2017 YAKIMA, WA—For the third straight game, the Victoria HarbourCats started strong, but they were unable to sustain it on Saturday, being done in by a seven-run sixth inning in an 11-4 loss to the Yakima Valley Pippins. The HarbourCats opened the scoring on a triple by […]