WE’RE UP FOR AN AWARD! Join us for the party Saturday Night!

WE’RE UP FOR AN AWARD! Join us for the party on Saturday night! The Victoria HarbourCats are finalists for the CUSTOMER SERVICE category with the Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce annual Business Awards. Usually, this is a major gala, but the pandemic put that away this year, so the awards are being shown on CHEK TV […]

Edmonton is home to the West Coast League’s newest franchise!

The HarbourCats and Harvey will have some new fowl to feast upon in 2021, as the Edmonton Riverhawks, now the FIFTH Canadian team, will be joining the West Coast League in 2021! For Immediate Release September 16, 2020 EDMONTON, AB – Baseball Edmonton is proud to announce the arrival of the Edmonton Riverhawks! The new […]

Kamloops NorthPaws to Join West Coast League for 2021 Season

HarbourCats and Kelowna Falcons gain another Canadian rival as West Coast League continues to expand. September 9, 2020 KAMLOOPS, B.C.: Canada’s Tournament Capital just added another sports team to its roster, the Kamloops NorthPaws. The announcement on September 9 was surrounded by much socially distanced fanfare at Norbrock Stadium, the home of the NorthPaws when […]

Island Rival Nanaimo NightOwls Name New Head Coach

Former Georgia State and German National Team Head Coach Greg Frady to take helm of NightOwls in 2021 August 26, 2020 NANAIMO, B.C. – The first Head Coach of the Nanaimo NightOwls brings a wealth of experience, networking, and community service to the role, to lead the team in its West Coast League debut in […]

“101 for 2021” – HarbourCats Launch 2021 Season Ticket Drive

This (above) could be you! – HarbourCats looking for 101 (and more) new season ticket holders between now and October 30. August 14, 2020 VICTORIA, BC – Come join us on the bandwagon, if you’re not there already. After the complete cancellation of their 2020 season because of the COVID-19 crisis, the Victoria HarbourCats are […]

HarbourCats Lock Up Head Coach Haney Through 2023

Popular ex-MLBer Todd Haney (foreground above) to be at the HarbourCats helm for the next three seasons August 5, 2020 VICTORIA, BC – It has been an interesting season for the Victoria HarbourCats, with their full 2020 schedule cancelled because of the COVID-19 pandemic, however that has not stopped the team from preparing for the […]

HarbourCats to feast on new prey in 2021 – Introducing the NightOwls

Nanaimo NightOwls to take flight in 2021 – Instant rivalry with HarbourCats is born! July 15, 2020 NANAIMO, B.C. – The lights, the history, the proud First Nations lore. And the world-famous dessert that helped make the City of Nanaimo a household name, all combined. Nanaimo’s WCL team naming has been unveiled – they will […]

Nanaimo WCL team naming, branding to be unveiled

Event set for Wednesday, July 15, 7pm at Serauxmen Stadium in Nanaimo — streamed online, with Zoom fan meeting to follow July 10, 2020 NANAIMO, B.C. — Finally, Nanaimo, you will get to meet your team. The West Coast League summer collegiate baseball team that will arrive in 2021 and begin play at historic Serauxmen […]

It’s time to toss socks for Anawim, July 14

Even without a gameday, some gameday promotions need to go ahead FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 3, 2020 VICTORIA, B.C. — HarbourCats games focus on community, and helping those in need — even without the games, that can be done. The team is happy to announce that even without games this summer, the HarbourCats will be […]

Baseball or not, we celebrate Canada Day!

HarbourCats to hold come-n-go, and virtual gathering on June 30, following the fireworks tradition (Above: HarbourCats PA announcer Dan Salmon (right) and his father Chuck enjoy a previous Canada Day at the Park). For Immediate Release June 25, 2020 VICTORIA, B.C. — It’s become a tradition in Victoria, eight years and counting, and it’s one […]

HarbourCats Pay Tribute to Juneteenth

Today is Juneteenth. As HarbourCats, community members, co-workers and friends, we felt we really needed to say something to recognize this day, this time in history, and the effects we are still seeing today, on a global scale.  We discussed many possibilities of how to approach it, what statement do we make…and finally realized, it’s […]

Hindsight is 2018

HarbourCats to offer 2021 Season Tickets at 2018 prices , Early Bird Season Ticket Memberships now available for new subscribers For Immediate Release June 16, 2020 Victoria, BC – We all want a re-do on 2020, don’t we? The Victoria HarbourCats are rolling back the calendar to happier times and are making their 2021 Season […]

HarbourCats Staying Busy Despite Lack of On-Field Action

Fan support incredible as merchandise (like the new 2020 Player’s Caps pictured above) and 2021 ticket and corporate sales jump to the forefront, keeping staff busy during these non-playing times. June 9, 2020 Victoria, BC –  It is a far cry from the line-ups at the ticket windows on game days, or the steady stream […]

2020 Game Day Program Now Available On-Line

June 3, 2020 DEAR FANS: Our season may be cancelled, but not our spirit! Here is a modified version of the Victoria HarbourCats Baseball Club 2020 Game Day program, featuring what would have been our 2020 lineup, as well as some great articles on Head Coach Todd Haney, 2018-2019 HarbourCat Harrison Spohn and the HarbourCats […]

HarbourCats to hold mixed-bag ‘Opening and Fireworks’ night, June 6

COVID-19 has canceled the season, but team still finding ways to keep community together June 1, 2020 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE VICTORIA, B.C. — The 2020 season of the Victoria HarbourCats may be canceled, but that doesn’t mean we all can’t get together, in various ways, to celebrate the start of recovery. On Saturday, June 6, […]