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, […]

Big First Inning Propels Studs Over HarbourCats in Pre-Season “Action”  

by Christian J. Stewart Note: This game described here was simulated using the HarbourCats peg board baseball game (Available Here) and line-ups consisting of HarbourCats players who would have been with the team in 2020 if it were not for COVID-19.  The Studs line-up used here is from their 2019 summer roster.  Any stats or […]

HarbourCats Stage Second Annual Alumni Classic

Team Pivetta knocked off Team DeGoti 15-14  in an entertaining offensive affair, as the Victoria HarbourCats staged their second annual Alumni Classic game Sunday afternoon. Story and Photos by Christian J. Stewart FULL LINE-UPS AND BOXSCORE May 25, 2020 Victoria, BC – It was a virtual “Who’s Who” of Victoria HarbourCats greats on both sides […]

Victoria HarbourCats Forced to Cancel 2020 Season

Continued Provincial restrictions on large group gatherings and border crossings leave HarbourCats no choice but to opt out of the 2020 West Coast League Baseball season. May 8, 2020 Victoria, BC –  The Victoria HarbourCats Baseball Club is sorry to announce that because of the COVID-19 pandemic, our eighth season in the West Coast League […]

We are doing it again! Join us for HCATS.TV Sunday Night Baseball!

Game re-broadcasts and pre-game ZOOM tailgate parties scheduled for the next three Sundays! UPDATE:  Sunday night May 17 Zoom call and broadcast now moved to MONDAY MAY 18, same time and link!! (See below) May 1, 2020 Thanks to the popularity of our first broadcast last weekend, the Victoria HarbourCats are once again inviting all […]

It’s time for HarbourCats TV Sunday Night Baseball!

It’s time for HarbourCats TV Sunday Night Baseball! Sunday, April 26, 2020, 5:00 PM (Pre-Game ZOOM), 6:00 PM (Game) Join us for a pre-game ZOOM Tail Gate Party and Happy Hour starting at 5:00 PM SUNDAY NIGHT and then tune in to HCATS.TV to watch Game 3 of the 2019 North Division Final between your […]