HarbourCats League Leaders in Attendance for the Sixth Year in a Row

Close to 80,000 people came through the gates of Wilson’s Group Stadium to enjoy HarbourCats Baseball in 2019 August 24, 2019, Victoria, BC – The Victoria HarbourCats are once again the West Coast League (WCL) leaders in attendance, with a total of 62,400 people attending their 27 home WCL games this season, for an average […]

11 HarbourCats Selected for WCL Post-Season Honours

Frankie Niemann (above at the 2019 All-Star game) headlines a list of 11 players from the HarbourCats record setting 2019 West Coast League season who were named to post-season All-Star lists Monday. August 27, 2019, Victoria, BC – The Victoria HarbourCats are pleased to announce that 11 players have been named to the post season […]

Clock strikes midnight in historic, and storybook, HarbourCats 2019 season

For the second time in three seasons, the Corvallis Knights won a deciding game three in the WCL Finals to prevent Victoria from earning their first championship in franchise history. Andy Atwood (above) celebrates with his Corvallis teammates after stealing home to score the first of three runs in the opening inning. (Photo by Christian […]

‘Cats swipe game two, set up a deciding game for WCL title

The Victoria HarbourCats dream 2019 season will continue, as the ‘Cats defeated the Corvallis Knights at Goss Stadium in Central Oregon to set up a deciding game three for the WCL Championship. Harrison Spohn (right) had a first inning solo homer that initially put Victoria on the board, while Kyle Sherick (left) had a two-RBI single […]

HarbourCats fall in Game One of WCL Finals to Knights

Starting game one of the WCL Finals, Zach Swanson tied his season high with five strikeouts through three innings in his first career playoff start, but it wouldn’t be enough as the Corvallis Knights took game one on the road tonight. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj Photos by Christian J. Stewart […]

WCL Finals Preview // Victoria HarbourCats vs. Corvallis Knights

After setting numerous all-time records and franchise bests, the HarbourCats will look to add another franchise first in 2019 this weekend—winning their first West Coast League Championship. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)  The fairy tale summer will continue on Vancouver Island. As the top two teams in the regular season, the Corvallis Knights (42-12) and Victoria HarbourCats (39-15), […]

‘CATS WIN! Spohn Walk-Off single sends team to WCL Finals!

It will be a rematch of the 2017 WCL Finals, as the HarbourCats will face the Corvallis Knights for the second time in three seasons in the championship round. Harrison Spohn (buried somewhere in this pile) played the role of hero with a walk off single in the ninth to send Victoria to the finals. […]

The ‘CatCast: Episode 11 with Griffin Paxton

In a season where the Victoria HarbourCats offence shattered nine all-time WCL records, Griffin Paxton was named 2019 Player of the Year last Sunday. Paxton finished the regular season with a team-leading 31 RBI, and four home runs—all of which happened in the final week of the season. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart) In the season finale of […]

HarbourCats rebound to force deciding game three of WCLDS

Gus Wilson couldn’t hide his smile—and probably the crowd of 3,016 HarbourCat fans in the stands tonight—as he rounded third base after tying the game at one in first with a solo home run. Victoria avoided elimanation with the victory, and will play a deciding game three tomorrow evening at Wilson’s Group Stadium. (Christian J. […]

Saum stymies HarbourCats in game one of WCLDS

Coming out of the bullpen Tyler Hilton (pictured above), and Mikey Callia proved to be two of the bright spots in Victoria’s 5-1 loss to the Wenatchee AppleSox to kick off the 2019 WCL playoffs. The duo allowed just three hits, and no runs in over four innings of work. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart) BOXSCORE WENATCHEE, […]

North Divisional Playoff Preview // Victoria HarbourCats vs. Wenatchee AppleSox

Winners of the First and Second Half North division pennants, the Victoria HarbourCats will look to knock off the Wenatchee AppleSox and extend their record-breaking 2019 season by reaching the WCL Finals for the second time in franchise history. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)  The top two teams in the West Coast League’s North division, the […]

‘Cats sweep Lefties for eighth straight win, set another WCL record

Nick Plaia and Harrison Spohn were all smiles before the regular season finale against the Port Angeles Lefties. Spohn was later rewarded with the 2019 HarbourCats Community award, and Plaia had his number 23 inducted into Victoria’s ring of honour in the pregame festivities. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian […]

HarbourCats slug their way to seventh straight win, set WCL home run record

Griffin Paxton celebrates the first of his two home runs on the evening. One night after becoming the WCL’s first team to score over 400 runs in a single season, the ‘Cats set another league record by hitting 53 home runs in 2019. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart) Story by Josh Kozelj  Photos by Christian […]

HarbourCats extend win streak to six, set WCL single season run record

Nick Plaia sprints into the dugout, and celebrates with his smiling teammates after hitting a leadoff home run in the bottom half of the first inning. Plaia also recorded his 34th career stolen base as a HarbourCat in the second, tying him with Alex De Goti for the franchise record. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)  Story […]

Lines fans nine as ‘Cats blank Lefties to earn series sweep

Harrison Spohn had two hits and two RBI in Victoria’s 9-0 shutout victory over Port Angeles, and also came on to pitch in the ninth and struck out the side to seal the HarbourCats sweep of the Lefties. (Photo by Christian J. Stewart)  BOXSCORE PORT ANGELES, Wash. — The Victoria HarbourCats (18-6/36-15) held the Port Angeles […]