Brady Renard joined the KPLC Sports team in July 2015 from KTVE 10 in Monroe, Louisiana, where he worked as the weekend sports anchor for three years. He's covered sports on all levels, including Super Bowls, LHSAA championships, NCAA bowl games, as well as spotlighting local athletes. He graduated from Northwestern State with a B.A. in Journalism. While attending NSU, Brady served as sports anchor/reporter/director/producer/photographer for the school's weekly newscast, NSU News. He also was the play-by-play announcer for NSU-TV's coverage of Demon sports. Brady loves giving back to the community as he volunteered his time at local animal shelters while in school and is a Kappa Alpha Order alumnus. He's Louisiana through and through! Raised in nearly every part of Louisiana there is very little he doesn't know/love about the boot. He loves covering McNeese State and the high schools across SWLA. In June 2016, Brady committed matrimony with his colleague, KPLC anchor Jillian Corder. She's agreed to let him keep his last name for on-air purposes.
Washington Football Team wide receiver Trey Quinn wanted to use his connections as a professional football player to aid his hometown of Lake Charles, Louisiana, in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura. Quinn elected to use GoFundMe while teaming up with the United Way.
Bryce Navarre has yet to step on a high school diamond, and yet, he has his college decision already lined up. The incoming Barbe freshman announced his commitment to the LSU Tigers via Twitter on Wednesday.
The hits keep coming for the Houston Astros. A day after losing Yordan Álvarez for the year, the Astros have placed third baseman Alex Bregman on the 10-day injured list with a right hamstring strain. Houston manager Dusty Baker announced the move on Thursday.
Jennings native Travis Etienne has captivated the college football world during his three years at Clemson. The rising senior running back is poised for another record-breaking season in the Tiger backfield and Pro Football Focus (PFF) College has taken notice by ranking him as the No. 5 player in t
McNeese Hall of Famer Joe Dumars has been named the Sacramento Kings’ Interim Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations and will immediately assume General Manager duties. The Kings made the announcement this weekend following Vlade Divac’s departure as General Manager.
Houston Astros starter Lance McCullers Jr. hasn’t lived up to his standards during the first three starts of 2020. That changed Monday night vs. the Giants as he took a no-hitter into the seventh inning of the Astros’ 6-4 win. The victory snaps a five-game losing streak for Houston.
Former McNeese golfer Robert MacIntyre bounced back from a rough day one to even his score at the PGA Championship in San Francisco on Friday. MacIntyre shot a 3-under 67 at golf’s first major of 2020 making the cut into the weekend. MacIntyre sits tied for 53rd in the clubhouse and eight strokes be
Most notably for football, teams will no longer be allowed to play an exhibition or jamboree game before the start of the season. On Wednesday, the LHSAA announced that member schools would have the opportunity to play an exhibition game during the week of October 3.
Former McNeese quarterback and assistant coach Kerry Joseph continued his rise in the coaching ranks by landing a job on the Seattle Seahawks’ staff. Joseph is an offensive assistant coach and will aid running backs coach Chad Morton.
St. Louis Catholic head basketball coach Rick LeBato informed the school Wednesday morning that he’s stepping down from his position due to concerns over the coronavirus for the upcoming school year. LeBato spent eight seasons with the Saints.
The McNeese Cowboys wrapped up day two of eight walk-through practice days allowed by the NCAA before fall camp on August 7. Cowboy coach Frank Wilson said the coaching staff has a focus on creating competition.
LHSAA Executive Director Eddie Bonine said that despite the state still being in Phase Two of reopening through August 7, the LHSAA will keep its initially planned start date for fall football practice.
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell released a statement Friday that outlined an agreement between the NFL and the NFL Players Association that “resolves all outstanding issues” concerning training camps and the start to the NFL season.
Southland Conference commissioner Tom Burnett emphasized the conference’s commitment to playing the 2020 football season in the fall. Burnett addressed many COVID-19 related issues during the Southland Conference Media Day on Wednesday.