40 WCL Alumni Selected in 2021 MLB Draft

40 WCL Alumni Selected in 2021 MLB Draft

Earlier this week, 40 current and former West Coast League players were selected in Major League Baseball’s annual Rule 4 amateur draft. With the Cincinnati Reds’ selection of Matt McLain with the 17th overall pick, 2021 marks the fifth straight year with a WCL...
NorthPaws Add Trio of NCAA Division I Players

NorthPaws Add Trio of NCAA Division I Players

The Kamloops NorthPaws have deepened their inaugural roster with the addition of three players at the beginning of their NCAA Division I seasons. Catcher Marshal Luiz, shortstop Zane Skansi and outfielder Hunter Swapp have been signed for the 2021 West Coast League...
Dearing Deepens NorthPaws Canadian Talent Pool

Dearing Deepens NorthPaws Canadian Talent Pool

The Kamloops NorthPaws newest pitcher adds to the depth of Canadian talent on the 2021 roster. Tate Dearing, a 6’2” right-hander from Surrey, will bring his deceptive mix of pitches to the mound at Norbrock Stadium. Dearing throws five pitches: a four-seam fastball,...
NorthPaws Sign Local Captain Rihela

NorthPaws Sign Local Captain Rihela

The Kamloops NorthPaws have added local standout Liam Rihela to the inaugural roster. Rihela grew up in Surrey, but now calls Kamloops home. “The opportunity to play in Kamloops was the big sell for everything,” he said about signing with the NorthPaws. “I’m trying to...