Briana Collette Scurry is an American retired soccer goalkeeper and current assistant coach of the Washington Spirit.
In 1999, goalie Briana Scurry delivered the epic game-deciding save that won the Women's World Cup for the U.S. But the two-time Olympic gold medalist considers her most important accomplishment to be advocating on behalf of people with traumatic brain injuries. After she took a knee to the head during a game in 2010, she went down a three-year-long path of pain, isolation, and depression. But she fought for herself, got the help she needed and vowed to help others suffering after concussions. You can follow us on Twitter and Instagram using @Tremendous_Pod. Find us on Facebook at Facebook.com/TremendousPod. You can follow Chamique Holdsclaw on Twitter and Instagram using @Chold1. Tremendous Upside is powered by you. Support the show with a donation at tremendousupside.org/donate. Visit MakeItOK.org to get resources, tips for talking about mental health, and more. If you or anyone you know is struggling, there's help available, any time. It's free and you'll reach a trained volunteer. You can reach the Crisis Text Line by texting the word HOME to 741-741, or call the Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK. Check out our sponsors this week: Indeed - indeed.com/upside
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Creator Details

Birthdate
Sep 7th, 1971
Episode Count
1
Podcast Count
1
Total Airtime
35 minutes, 8 seconds
PCID
Podchaser Creator ID logo 318943