‘Cats strike back, salvage series in Portland

Jason Willow scored twice, and knocked in two runs in the HarbourCats comeback victory tonight over the Portland Pickles. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  BOXSCORE PORTLAND, Oregon — In a series mired by late inning collapses, the Victoria HarbourCats (11-7) turned the tables and used a furious ninth inning rally of […]

HarbourCats falter late again in defeat to Pickles

Nate Pecota had a hit and scored a run in Victoria’s heartbreaking loss to Portland Saturday night. (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  BOXSCORE PORTLAND, Oregon — One night after blowing two separate leads, the Victoria HarbourCats (10-7) squandered yet another late lead in a 3-2 loss to the Portland Pickles at Walker […]

HarbourCats Blow Leads, Lose Late in Portland

June 21, 2019, Portland, OR- A 4-0 lead, and a 5-2 lead, against a team that made five errors. Sometimes losses are difficult to explain, but they happen. The Victoria HarbourCats let a victory escape their clutches in Portland, with the Pickles scoring four runs in the bottom of the eighth and escaping with a […]

HarbourCats Offence Continues to Roll in Yakima

Parker Bramlett (above, playing in Victoria previously this season against Cuba), would lead the way in Yakima with a four hit night, pacing the HarbourCats to a 13-4 win, their fifth double-digit score in seven games. Story and Photos Christian J. Stewart BOXSCORE June 20, 2019, YAKIMA, WA – The Victoria HarbourCats scored five runs […]

Road trip Preview — Victoria HarbourCats at Yakima, Portland Pickles / Jun. 20 – 23

Former HarbourCat Hunter Vansau hit a second inning grand slam that highlighted Victoria’s 13-6 win over the Pickles last year. (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) WHERE: Yakima County Stadium, Yakima, WA (1 game) Charles B. Walker Stadium at Lents Park, Portland, OR (3 games) WHEN: June 20- 6:35 p.m., June 21- 7:05 p.m., June 22- 7:05p.m., […]

The ‘CatCast: Episode #3 with Harrison Spohn

Harrison Spohn isn’t only a podcast connoisseur, but a master of the rally cap. His multi-layer cap technique worked wonders as the HarbourCats scored two runs in the bottom of the 10th inning to defeat the Bend Elks 5-4 in a game last season. (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) In the third edition of the ‘CatCast, Mike […]

HarbourCats bats bend the Elks for first series sweep of the year

Frankie Niemann quickly admires one of hits hits, before getting ready to sprint out of the box in yesterday’s game. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart BOXSCORE VICTORIA — The Victoria HarbourCats (9-5) used two seven-run innings to climb a season high four games over .500, and collect their first […]

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

Trevor Paro throws his hands up in celebration from third base after hitting a triple in the first inning of tonight’s game against Bend. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart  BOXSCORE VICTORIA — On a blustery night at Wilson’s Group Stadium at Royal Athletic Park, the Victoria […]

Hays, Wehsener collect two RBI each to help HarbourCats edge Elks in series opener

Tanner Haney fires towards first and completes a double play Monday night against the Elks. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian J. Stewart  BOXSCORE VICTORIA — The Victoria HarbourCats (7-5) rallied in the sixth to overcome an early deficit and defeat the Bend Elks 5-3 Monday night on Claire […]

Series Preview — Victoria HarbourCats vs. Bend Elks / Jun. 17-19

Jedd Fagg (right) is congratulated by his brother Jaaxon (left) after Jedd hit a 2-RBI single in the bottom of the 10th to give the HarbourCats a 5-4 win over the Bend Elks last season. (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) WHERE: Wilson’s Group Stadium at Royal Athletic Park, Victoria, B.C. WHEN: June 17- 6:35 p.m., June […]

Falcons walk off HarbourCats in extra inning thriller

Nick Plaia does a jig after doubling in a game last season against Kelowna. (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  BOXSCORE KELOWNA — Tyler Grissom’s RBI double in the 11th proved to be the difference maker in Kelowna, as the Falcons (2-7) avoided a series sweep and walked off the Victoria HarbourCats (6-5) in […]

‘Cats clinch series in Kelowna, win streak reaches three

Harrison Spohn’s three RBI’s and two hits helped lead the way for the HarbourCats in a 12-1 blowout victory over the Kelowna Falcons. (Photo: Christian J. Stewart)  Story by Josh Kozelj  BOXSCORE KELOWNA — One night after plating 15 runs in a blowout series opening victory, the Victoria HarbourCats (6-4) followed up their offensive explosion by […]

Bateman Foundation and HarbourCats team up to celebrate Salt Spring Island

For Immediate Release June 14, 2019 Victoria, BC – The Bateman Foundation and The Bateman Foundation Gallery of Nature are teaming up with the Victoria HarbourCats for a celebration of baseball and Salt Spring Island on Saturday June 29th, 2019. The Foundation will be the official charity for the HarbourCats game against the Kelowna Falcons […]

Series Preview — Victoria HarbourCats vs. Kelowna Falcons / Jun. 14-16

Nick Plaia is congratulated after scoring one of his four runs in the HarbourCats 18-7 win last season over the Kelowna Falcons (Photo: Christian J. Stewart) WHERE: Elks Stadium, Kelowna, BC WHEN: June 14- 6:35 p.m., June 15- 6:35 p.m., June 16- 6:05 p.m. LISTEN LIVE GAMELIVE HISTORY: Victoria leads all time head-to-head series 19-11 […]

Local infielder Jason Willow returning to HarbourCats

June 14, 2019 VICTORIA, B.C. — There will be a return engagement for Jason Willow with the Victoria HarbourCats. The local infielder, 20, is coming off a successful sophomore season at UC-Santa Barbara, where he hit .267 with one home run and 20 RBIs for the Gauchos in 43 games played, also stealing five bases. […]