Briana Scurry bio
Briana Collette Scurry AKA Briana Scurry was born on 7th September 1971 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States of America. She is the daughter of Ernest and Robbie Scurry. She is the youngest daughter of nine children with three brothers and five sisters. According to Briana Scurry bio, she is of American nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Briana Scurry salary and net worth
She played as a goalkeeper for the Anoka High School Tornadoes for four years and was instrumental in their Minnesota State Championship win in 1989. During high school education, Scurry ran track and played floor hockey and softball but basketball was her first and deepest love. She was named as Anoka High School’s Athena Award winner as the school’s top female athlete. Scurry was also named as High School All American and Minnesota’s top female athlete. In the year 2010, she was inducted into the Minnesota State High School Hall of Fame. Likewise, in September 2011, she was named to the inaugural class of the Anoka High School Hall of Fame. Later, Scurry studied at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and completed her four years of collegiate career with 37 shutouts in 65 starts and with a career record of 48-13-4 and 0.56 goals against average. She split time in the net in 1992 during her junior season, starting 13 games and earning seven shutouts. She played three games in the year 1992 as a forward. Next year in 1993, she leads in the UMass Minutewomen to a 17-3-3 record to the semifinals of the NCAA Women’s Soccer Championship and the titles of the Atlantic 10 conference regular season and tournament. In the senior season, Scurry began all 23 games and recorded 15 shutouts and 0.48 goals against average that was the third best in the nation. She was named as the National Goalkeeper of the Year in 1993 by the Missouri Athletic Club Sports Foundation and was a 1993 second team All-American, All-Northeast Region and All-New England first team selection. She played every minute of the 1999 Women's World Cup allowing only three goals and recording four shutouts.
Scurry was a founding player for the Atlanta Beat in the Women’s United Soccer Association (USA), the world’s first women’s league where the players are paid as professionals. She was the starting goalkeeper for the three seasons of the league from the year 2001 to 2003. Scurry helped the Beat to two WUSA Championship Games and was named the league’s Goalkeeper of the Year in 2003. On 13th March 2009, she was named to the preseason roster of the Washington Freedom, in the inaugural season of Women’s Professional Soccer (WPS). In 2012, she was a part of Pitch Slap, a tournament softball team which dominated a beer league coed softball league. She was also the part of the rotation of studio commentators for ESPN’s telecasts of the 2011 FIFA Women’s World Cup. In the beginning of 2011, she was appointed as a general manager of the WPS franchise magicJack. At present, Briana Scurry salary is yet to be reviewed. Scurry has been very successful in her career and earned huge amount of income. So, obviously, we can say that Briana Scurry net worth must be very huge.
Briana Scurry married
Moving towards Briana Scurry married, she is currently single. She is one of the first African American and openly LGBT professional female soccer players. More detail information on Briana Scurry bio can be extracted from the most visited site Wikipedia and IMDb. Some information about her professional life can be read in various web pages and blogs. She is also connected to her fans and followers through several social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter.