Taylor Verrico is from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. She graduated from Bethany College in 2014, where she played four years of basketball while earning her BA in Communications.
After graduating, she moved to Charlotte, North Carolina, to attend The Carolina School of Broadcasting. While in school, she completed internships with the WBTV Sports Team, the Charlotte Hornets, Davidson College and The Charlotte Vibe, a local YouTube channel covering The Carolina Panthers.
After obtaining her graduate certificate in Digital Media Technology, she landed a position with WBTV in Charlotte as a news content specialist. She continued to work closely with the WBTV Sports Team.
Taylor loves spending time with her family, friends and new little kitten, Rex.
Her true passion is sports and she's looking forward to covering all of the sports Lake Charles has to offer. If you see her around, be sure to say hi!
Have a fun, exciting or inspirational sports story? Shoot her an email or contact her on Facebook. She's always up for great stories!
McNeese (3-7, 3-0 SLC) is one of four undefeated teams heading into the game. Stephen F. Austin is atop the league standings at 4-0 followed by the Cowgirls. Abilene Christina is 2-0 and Houston Baptist is 1-0.
McNeese’s KeyShawn Feazell matched a career-high with 22 points but New Orleans rode the hot shooting of Derek St. Hilaire who finished with 33 points to lead the Privateers to a 99-84 win over the Cowboys here Saturday night.
The Southland Conference Board of Directors has approved a modified schedule format for the 2021 baseball conference season in which member institutions will play 40 league games. Each of the school’s 10 previously-scheduled weekend series will expand from a three-game series to four games.
Former Jennings bulldog and Clemson running back Travis Etienne surprised a lot of people when he decided to come back for his senior season at Clemson, but his most recent announcement didn’t surprise anyone.
The McNeese Cowboys are 0-2 to open Southland Conference play for the second consecutive year, although the coaching staff is confident they can turn the ship around as they did a year ago. In 2020, McNeese started 0-3 in SLC play before reeling off seven straight wins en route to finishing 10-10 in
KeyShawn Feazell returned after nearly a month away from the game due to COVID protocol and led McNeese with 22 points to go along with eight rebounds, but the Cowboys were missing two starters (Braelon Bush and Chris Orlina) and their top player off the bench in Collin Warren and fell 78-75 to Nort
McNeese returns to the hardwood this week with three games, beginning with back-to-back matchups against Champion Christian on Tuesday and Wednesday nights at 6:30 and then on Saturday at 4 when it opens up Southland Conference play against Central Arkansas.
McNeese dug itself an early hole against Louisiana-Lafayette here Saturday night, trailing by as many as 20 points, but the Cowboys battled back and cut the deficit to 2 with under 10 minutes to play in the game, but ULL knocked down crucial 3s and hit free throws when needed to post a 75-65 win ove