BC Premier Baseball League

Parksville Royals pitcher Anson McGorman has earned a spot on Canada’s junior national baseball team. (Submitted photo)

Parksville’s McGorman pitches in Florida for Canada’s junior national baseball team

Royals ace pitches in relief in exhibition series with the U.S.

 

Former Parksville Royals baseball star Adam McKillican. (File photo)

Ex-Parksville Royals pitcher inks free agent deal with MLB’s Texas Rangers

Comox-born McKillican to join minor league affiliate in Surprise, Ariz.

 

Parksville Royals, from left, Keitaro Adachi, Ethan Dean and Ryan Deagle were presented with awards in recognition of their outstanding performance this season. (Submitted photo)

Parksville Royals dole out awards for top players during 2021 baseball season

Trio recognized for performance, contributions to the team

 

Parksville Royals pitcher Anson McGorman shut out Victoria Mariners 2-0 at the B.C. Premier League Baseball Championships. (Michael Briones photo)
Parksville Royals pitcher Anson McGorman shut out Victoria Mariners 2-0 at the B.C. Premier League Baseball Championships. (Michael Briones photo)
The David Wallace Memorial Scholarship, worth $1,000, was presented to Parksville Royals players Trevor Nicoll, left, and Cody Jackson by David Wallace’s daughter Kim, wife Judy and son Chris at Springwood Park diamond on July 24. (Submitted photo)
The David Wallace Memorial Scholarship, worth $1,000, was presented to Parksville Royals players Trevor Nicoll, left, and Cody Jackson by David Wallace’s daughter Kim, wife Judy and son Chris at Springwood Park diamond on July 24. (Submitted photo)
Parksville pitcher Seth Gurr struck out 11 to earn a 7-2 win over the Whalley Chiefs on July 10. (Michael Briones photo)

Parksville Royals split 2 double dips in BCPBL action

Royals sit in fifth place in league standings

Parksville pitcher Seth Gurr struck out 11 to earn a 7-2 win over the Whalley Chiefs on July 10. (Michael Briones photo)
Anson McGorman had a solid outing for the Parksville Royals against the Mid-Island Pirates in a B.C. Premier Baseball League Canada Day game at Springwood Park. (Michael Briones photo)
Anson McGorman had a solid outing for the Parksville Royals against the Mid-Island Pirates in a B.C. Premier Baseball League Canada Day game at Springwood Park. (Michael Briones photo)
Parksville Royals pitcher Seth Gurr earned the win against the Mid-Island Pirates on June 16. (Michael Briones photo)
Parksville Royals pitcher Seth Gurr earned the win against the Mid-Island Pirates on June 16. (Michael Briones photo)
Parksville Royals hope to play games in 2021. (Michael Briones photo)

B.C. Premier Baseball League Parksville Royals still aiming to play games in 2021

Teams not permitted to travel for competition and tournaments

Parksville Royals hope to play games in 2021. (Michael Briones photo)
Parksville Royals pitcher Trevor Carter is one of the veterans returning to the team this season. (PQB News file photo)

Parksville Royals field veteran team for 2021 baseball season

Former star Tim Holyk hitting well in college action in Montana

Parksville Royals pitcher Trevor Carter is one of the veterans returning to the team this season. (PQB News file photo)
Former Parksville Royals pitcher Josh Laukkanen fared well in his first start for the NCAA Div. 1 New Mexico Aggies. (PQB News file photo)

Former Parksville Royals ace Laukkanen shines in first start for NCCA Div. 1 side in New Mexico

Nanaimo product graduated from the B.C. Premier Baseball League in 2018

Former Parksville Royals pitcher Josh Laukkanen fared well in his first start for the NCAA Div. 1 New Mexico Aggies. (PQB News file photo)
Breandan McLaughlin goes through a weighted ball workout under the watchful eye of coach Bruce Biro. (Parksville Royals photo)

Parksville Royals to form four teams for 2021 baseball season

Approximately 60 players vying spots on senior, junior, bantam teams

Breandan McLaughlin goes through a weighted ball workout under the watchful eye of coach Bruce Biro. (Parksville Royals photo)
Parksville pitcher Anson McGorman signs a commitment to Sacramento State. (Submitted photo)
Parksville pitcher Anson McGorman signs a commitment to Sacramento State. (Submitted photo)
Dave Wallace coached the Parksville Royals for 23 years. (PQB News file photo)

Baseball community mourns death of longtime Parksville Royals coach Dave Wallace

‘All who knew Dave and his passion for the game will miss him greatly’

  • Dec 1, 2020
Dave Wallace coached the Parksville Royals for 23 years. (PQB News file photo)
Parksville Royals pitcher Ethan Dean has committed to join the Victoria Golden Tide. (PQB News file photo)

Golden Tide makes UVic an easy choice for Nanoose Bay pitcher

Lefthanded hurler commits to new Victoria team for 2021

Parksville Royals pitcher Ethan Dean has committed to join the Victoria Golden Tide. (PQB News file photo)
The Parksville Royals finished second at the Zack Downey Memorial Tournament in Victoria. (Submitted photo)

Parksville Royals second at Victoria baseball tournament

Seniors player showcase talents in front of scouts

The Parksville Royals finished second at the Zack Downey Memorial Tournament in Victoria. (Submitted photo)
Parksville Royals ready to stage Fall Ball in September

Parksville Royals ready to stage Fall Ball in September

Event serves as tryout for bantam, junior and senior baseball teams

Parksville Royals ready to stage Fall Ball in September
Travis Frank to play for McCook Community College in Nebraska next school year. (Photo courtesy of Travis Frank)

Parksville Royals hurler earns scholarship to Nebraska school

Frank came to mid-Island from Terrace to pursue baseball dreams

Travis Frank to play for McCook Community College in Nebraska next school year. (Photo courtesy of Travis Frank)
Oceanside Minor Softball rep teams are now allowed to hold practices and drills at the Parksville Community Park diamonds. (Michael Briones photo)

Play ball: Players return to diamonds in Parksville Qualicum Beach

Local organizations given the green light to conduct practices

Oceanside Minor Softball rep teams are now allowed to hold practices and drills at the Parksville Community Park diamonds. (Michael Briones photo)
Last year’s Parksville Junior Royals ace Ethan Dean will be one of the Senior Royals top pitchers this coming BC Premier Baseball League season. (File photo)

Parksville Royals name roster for 2020 baseball campaign

This year’s BCPBL team consists primarily of new players

Last year’s Parksville Junior Royals ace Ethan Dean will be one of the Senior Royals top pitchers this coming BC Premier Baseball League season. (File photo)