LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - McNeese women's basketball team will begin its official team practice Tuesday, Oct. 3 from 2:30-5 p.m. at Burton Coliseum.
Second year head coach Kacie Cryer and the Cowgirls have been going through individual workouts and are ready to hit the court as a group.
"We are excited about getting practice officially started," said head coach Kacie Cryer. " The girls have worked hard in the preseason weights and conditioning but we are all anxious and ready to get on the court together to begin preparing for the 2017-18 season.
Cryer will have six letter winners returning along with three redshirts and four freshmen.
The Cowgirls will open their season November 7 with a home exhibition game against Wiley College before beginning the regular season with five of their first six games at home.
The Cowgirls are coming off a 14-17 overall record and an 8-10 Southland Conference record and a Southland Conference Tournament appearance.