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.
After two days of either postponements or schedule changes, McNeese softball will finally take the field for its first game of the 2021 Southland Conference Tournament. McNeese will face No. 7 Sam Houston at 11:00 a.m. Thursday.
The Iowa Yellow Jackets reached the semifinal round for the seventh time in 14 seasons this year, although a championship appearance wasn’t in the cards as the Jackets fell 7-3 to Sterlington at McMurry Park in Sulphur.
McNeese first-year men’s basketball coach John Aiken has had as busy of an offseason as any coach in the country. The latest move came Wednesday when the Cowboys landed a commitment from Albany forward Kellon Taylor. He has one year of eligibility remaining.
Former Sam Houston Lady Bronco Casidy Chaumont is making a name for herself on defense in the SEC as the Missouri Lady Tiger has landed on the SportsCenter Top 10 plays list for a second consecutive week.
Southwest Louisiana will have a pair of chances to bring home a state title this season as Barbe High School and Iowa High School each advanced to the state title game in their respective classes. Also in play was Rosepine, but the Lady Eagles would drop a heartbreaker in extra innings, 1-0.
Just a few weeks after first-year McNeese coach John Aiken wrapped up his 2021 signing class, the centerpiece of the 2020 team, Keyshawn Feazell, announced he’s entered his name into the transfer portal.
The LHSAA Softball State Tournament is set to begin Thursday in Sulphur at Frasch Park as four teams from Southwest Louisiana are set to join the 12 classes and divisions that will each play for the right for a state championship Sunday.
The Leesville native carved out a spot at nickel corner this season finishing with 26 tackles, two sacks and a fumble recovery. McCoy was a 2019 All-Southland second-team defender and a 2020 All-Southland preseason pick.
Due to the threat of rain on Friday, McNeese’s series-opening game against UT Arlington has been rescheduled as part of a doubleheader on Saturday beginning at 1 p.m. Game two will begin roughly 45 minutes following the end of game one.
Former Jennings running back Travis Etienne Jr. made a name for himself on the college gridiron by helping Clemson win the 2018 National Championship and breaking numerous school and ACC records along the way.
Moss brings a long 6-foot-4 frame to the guard position which fits the theme of Aiken’s initial recruiting class. Moss, a redshirt sophomore, played in 55 games for the Gamecocks as he averaged 3.3 points per game in 15.1 minutes. He started South Carolina’s final five games this past season at poin
LaGrange senior guard Jeriah Warren will leave the Lady Gator program a legend. That legacy grew a little larger this weekend when the Louisiana Sports Writer Association named Warren Louisiana’s Miss Basketball, which is an award given to the state’s top player each season.