Taylor Kilgore

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Taylor Kilgore joined the KKTV Sports department in March of 2016. You can catch her anchoring on the weekends and on the sidelines during the week!

Taylor comes to Colorado after spending nearly three years in Nebraska. There, she was the evening sports anchor at NBC Nebraska. Prior to that, she spent two years in the south soaking up every bit of knowledge from the sport team at News Channel 5 in Nashville, Tennessee. In her time there, she was lucky enough to cover all the sports in town including her brother Logan's team. He was a four-year starting quarterback at Middle Tennessee. He is currently playing professionally for the Toronto Argonauts.

She was born and raised in Rocklin, California. Sports weren’t just entertainment for her and her family, but a way of life. Seriously, family vacations were traveling the country for basketball tournaments! She grew up playing basketball, volleyball and competing in Taekwondo. Most people don’t know that she is a second-degree black belt!

Taylor went to Humboldt State University on a full basketball scholarship, where she received a degree in Mass Communications as well as a minor in News Broadcast. She was a four-year starting shooting guard for the championship basketball team where she was named captain as well as a weight lifting All-American. At HSU, she was also able to start her career in television as the co-host for the campus sports show "Humboldt State Tonight."

In her spare time, Taylor loves to travel, go to concerts, watch her brother's football games (she is his biggest fan!), and spend as much time outdoors being active as possible.

Taylor is excited to now call Colorado home and she can’t wait to continue to explore this beautiful state!


Latest Sports Headlines

Posted: 11/13/2018 - Namon Wright scored 25 points and McKinley Wright IV added 17, helping Colorado pull away in the second half to beat Drake 100-71 on Tuesday night.

Posted: 11/13/2018 - James Harden scored 19 of his 22 points in the second half and the Houston Rockets pulled away to beat Denver 109-99 on Tuesday night, sending the Nuggets to a fourth straight loss.

Posted: 11/13/2018 - This week's Classroom Champion is a Harrison High School football player that will be receiving his Associated Degree from Pikes Peak Community College the same week that he graduates high school.