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Jody Kimone Brown (born April 16, 2002) is a Jamaican footballer who plays as a forward for the Jamaica women's national team[2] and Montverde Academy.[3]

Jody Brown
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Personal information
Full name Jody Kimone Brown[1]
Date of birth (2002-04-16) April 16, 2002 (age 17)
Height 163 cm (5 ft 4 in)[1]
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Montverde Academy
Number 10
Youth career
Team
Montverde Academy
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2014–2016 Jamaica U15 3+ (5)
2015–2017 Jamaica U17 5+ (8)
2017–2018 Jamaica U20 3 (2)
2018– Jamaica 14 (8)
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 04:00, 12 June 2019

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Early life and educationEdit

Brown attends Montverde Academy in Montverde, Florida, a town near Orlando, where she helped lead the soccer team to back-to-back state championships in 2018-19.[4] As a junior in 2019, she recorded 32 goals and 9 assists. The same year, she was named Girls Soccer Player of the Year by the Orlando Sentinel and Florida Dairy Farmers Miss Soccer.[4][5]

International careerEdit

Brown has represented Jamaica on the senior national team as well as the under-15, under-17, and under-20 national teams. She competed at two CONCACAF Girls' Under-15 Championship editions in (2014 and 2016), the 2016 CONCACAF Women's U-17 Championship, the 2018 CONCACAF Women's U-20 Championship and the 2018 CONCACAF Women's U-17 Championship qualification. She made her senior debut in 2018 at the age of 16. The same year, she was the youngest player competing at the 2018 CONCACAF Women's Championship, the qualifying tournament for the 2019 FIFA Women's World Cup. Brown was the top scorer of the tournament with four goals.[6]

At age 17, Brown was selected for Jamaica's 2019 Women's World Cup squad.[7] She made her World Cup debut during the team's first group stage match against Brazil in Grenoble.[8]

International goalsEdit

Scores and results list Jamaica's goal tally first

No. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1
July 23, 2018 Estadio Moderno Julio Torres, Barranquilla, Colombia   Colombia
2–1
2–1
2018 Central American and Caribbean Games
2
August 31, 2018 National Stadium, Kingston, Jamaica   Trinidad and Tobago
4–1
4–1
2018 CONCACAF Women's Championship qualification
3
September 2, 2018   Cuba
4–0
6–1
4
October 11, 2018 H-E-B Park, Edinburg, United States
2–0
9–0
2018 CONCACAF Women's Championship
5
4–0
6
7–0
7
October 17, 2018 Toyota Stadium, Frisco, United States   Panama
1–0
2–2
8
March 3, 2019 Catherine Hall Sports Complex, Montego Bay, Jamaica   Chile
3–2
3–2
Friendly

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019™ List of Players - Jamaica" (PDF). FIFA. 27 May 2019. p. 12. Retrieved 27 May 2019.
  2. ^ "Reggae Girlz count on Jody Brown". Olympic Channel. Retrieved 2019-06-09.
  3. ^ "Jody Brown Named to 2018 Concacaf XI Female Best Team". Montverde Academy Athletics. January 18, 2019. Retrieved March 8, 2019.
  4. ^ a b Carnahan, J. C. "Montverde Academy's Jody Brown named Florida Dairy Farmers Miss Soccer". orlandosentinel.com. Retrieved 2019-06-09.
  5. ^ Carnahan, J. C. "Montverde Academy's Jody Brown named Florida Dairy Farmers Miss Soccer". orlandosentinel.com. Retrieved 2019-06-09.
  6. ^ FIFA.com. "FIFA Women's World Cup France 2019™ - Profile - Jamaica - FIFA.com". www.fifa.com. Retrieved 2019-06-09.
  7. ^ "Two Jacksonville soccer standouts become first from Jacksonville to compete in a Women's World Cup". WTLV. Retrieved 2019-06-09.
  8. ^ Miller, Nick (2019-06-09). "Brazil 3-0 Jamaica: Women's World Cup 2019 - as it happened". The Guardian. ISSN 0261-3077. Retrieved 2019-06-09.

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