16 Josh Brower
16 - Josh Brower
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 175
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Birmingham, Ala.
High School: Briarwood Christian
Position: F/M
Major: Biblical & Theological Studies (Youth Ministries minor)
g 12
a 13
pts 37
gw 3

Honors:

  • CoSIDA Academic All-District (2019)
  • United Soccer Coaches All-South Atlantic Region first team (2019)
  • USA South All-Conference first team (2019)
  • USA South All-Tournament (2019)
  • USA South Player of the Week (Oct. 28, 2019)
  • USA South All-Conference third team (2018)
  • USA South All-Academic (2018-19)
  • USA South All-Academic (2016-17)

2019 (Senior - Stats): Played and started in all 22 matches... Earned first team All-USA South and first team United Soccer Coaches All-South Atlantic Region... Earned CoSIDA Academic All-District... Led the team with 37 total points with career-highs in goals (12) and assists (13)... Led the USA South and ranked 10th in the nation in assists (13)... His 37 total points tied for the USA South lead and was 31st nationally and were the most by a Covenant player since 2009... Registered four assists, the most in a single-match since at least 2004, in a win over Southern Virginia (Aug. 31)... Named to the USA South All-Tournament team after recording two goals and two assists in the tournament... Tallied a goal in six straight matches from Oct. 19-Nov. 9, including the eventual game-winner in a USA South Tournament first round win over LaGrange (Nov. 2)... Collected USA South Player of the Week on Oct. 28 following a three-goal, one assist week... Ended career with 79 total points (25 goals, 29 assists) in 81 career matches... Tallied the second-most career points since 2004 and had the most assists (29) and thrid-most goals during that span

2018 (Junior - Stats): Played in 20 matches and made 19 starts... Named to the All-USA South third team... Tied for third on the team in goals with five and led the team in assists with six... Opened the season by recording the fourth two-goal match of his career in a victory over Tennessee Wesleyan (Aug. 31)... Had a goal and two assists in a win at Methodist (Oct. 6)... Tallied a goal and an assist in consecutive matches against Huntingdon (Oct. 26) and in a USA South Tournament first round contest against Piedmont (Oct. 30)... Named USA South All-Academic for a second time

2017 (Sophomore - Stats): Appeared in 21 games, of which he started 19… Was second in the USA South and posted a career-high in assists with nine… Also posted four goals and career-high 17 points on the year… Had game-winning goals against Belhaven (Sept. 8) and William Peace (Oct. 21)… Posted a single-game career high in goals scored with two against William Peace (Oct. 21)... Had a career-high two assists in a game against Pensacola Christian (Oct. 7)

2016 (Freshman - Stats): Appeared and started in all 18 matches... Led the team in shots and shots on goal with 50 and 21 respectively... Was third on the team in goals scored, with four on the season... Scored his first collegiate goal in a 3-2 loss to Averett (Sept. 16)... Had two goals in a 6-1 win over Huntingdon (Oct. 7)... Assisted one goal... Named to the USA South All-Academic team

High School: Graduated from Briarwood Christian School... Played with Briarwood for one year after moving to Birmingham... In his only year at BCS, scored 34 goals with 20 assists and was named an NSCAA All-American... Helped lead the team to the Region 6A quarterfinals and a 16-4-3 record... Was also named to the 2016 AL.com Super All-State Boys Soccer Team and was named an All-County player... Had 39 goals and 18 assists as a junior at Jupiter Christian (Fla.) High School and was the Palm Beach Player of the Year... Member of National Honor Society

Personal: Father is Dr. Shawn Brower... Has two brothers, Josiah and Jakob... Father, Shawn, played soccer at Geneva College from 1989-92... Favorite Bible verse is Isaiah 40:30-31... Majoring in biblical & theological studies with a minor in youth ministries... Has served on the Briarwood Presbyterian Servant Leadership team and interned with the church's youth ministries program

Brower's Single-Match Highs:

Points: 4, 5 times
Goals: 2, Huntingdon -- Oct 7, 2016; William Peace -- Oct 21, 2017; Tennessee Wesleyan -- Aug 31, 2018
Assists: 4, vs. Southern Virginia -- Aug 31, 2019
Shots: 6, LaGrange -- Oct 8, 2016; vs Berry -- Sep. 18, 2019; at Berry -- Oct.1, 2019

Recent Games
Oct 22 at Brevard W, 2-0
Oct 25 at Greensboro W, 3-2
Oct 26 at William Peace W, 2-1
Nov 2 LaGrange W, 2-1
Nov 8 Greensboro W, 4-1
Nov 9 N.C. Wesleyan T, 1-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 22 13
Games started 22 13
Goals 12 7
Assists 13 5
Points 37 19
Shots 67 40
Shot Pct .179 .175
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 3 2
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 30 vs. Randolph W, 3-2 1 0 1 1 3 .000 0-0 0
Aug 31 vs. Southern Virginia W, 6-1 1 0 4 4 2 .000 0-0 0
Sep 6 Berry W, 2-0 1 1 1 3 2 .500 0-0 0
Sep 7 at Sewanee T, 1-1 1 1 0 2 5 .200 0-0 0
Sep 14 at Brevard   - - - - - - - -
Sep 18 Berea W, 3-0 1 1 2 4 6 .167 0-0 1
Sep 20 Piedmont W, 2-0 1 1 0 2 5 .200 0-0 1
Sep 21 Pfeiffer W, 4-0 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Sep 27 N.C. Wesleyan W, 4-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 28 Methodist W, 6-0 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 1 at Berry L, 2-1 1 1 0 2 6 .167 0-0 0
Oct 4 at Averett W, 4-1 1 0 0 0 4 .000 0-0 0
Oct 5 at Mary Baldwin W, 4-0 1 0 0 0 2 .000 0-0 0
Oct 8 at Emory L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 12 Maryville W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
Oct 18 at LaGrange W, 5-0 1 0 2 2 6 .000 0-0 0
Oct 19 at Huntingdon W, 5-0 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 0
Oct 22 at Brevard W, 2-0 1 1 1 3 2 .500 0-0 0
Oct 25 at Greensboro W, 3-2 1 1 0 2 2 .500 0-0 0
Oct 26 at William Peace W, 2-1 1 1 0 2 3 .333 0-0 0
Nov 2 LaGrange W, 2-1 1 1 1 3 2 .500 0-0 1
Nov 8 Greensboro W, 4-1 1 1 1 3 1 1.000 0-0 0
Nov 9 N.C. Wesleyan T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 3 .000 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2016-17 18 18 .22 .06 .50 2.78 .080 1.17 .420
2017-18 21 19 .19 .43 .81 2.24 .085 1.38 .617
2018-19 20 19 .25 .30 .80 2.10 .119 .95 .452
2019-20 22 22 .55 .59 1.68 3.05 .179 1.50 .493
Total 81 78 .31 .36 .98 2.54 .121 1.26 .495
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2016-17 18 18 4 1 9 50 .080 21 .420 2 0 0-0 0
2017-18 21 19 4 9 17 47 .085 29 .617 4 1 0-0 2
2018-19 20 19 5 6 16 42 .119 19 .452 4 0 0-0 2
2019-20 22 22 12 13 37 67 .179 33 .493 4 0 0-0 3
Total 81 78 25 29 79 206 .121 102 .495 14 1 0-0 7
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 22 22 .55 .59 1.68 3.05 .179 1.50 .493
Conference 13 13 .54 .38 1.46 3.08 .175 1.46 .475
Exhibition - - - - - - - - -
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Home 10 10 .60 .50 1.70 2.70 .222 1.00 .370
Away 10 10 .60 .30 1.50 3.50 .171 2.20 .629
Neutral 2 2 .00 2.50 2.50 2.50 .000 .50 .200
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Wins 18 18 .56 .72 1.83 2.78 .200 1.28 .460
Losses 2 2 .50 .00 1.00 4.50 .111 3.00 .667
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August 2 2 .00 2.50 2.50 2.50 .000 .50 .200
September 7 7 .71 .43 1.86 3.29 .217 1.71 .522
October 10 10 .50 .30 1.30 3.30 .152 1.80 .545
November 3 3 .67 .67 2.00 2.00 .333 .67 .333
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 22 22 12 13 37 67 .179 33 .493 4 0 0-0 3
Conference 13 13 7 5 19 40 .175 19 .475 1 0 0-0 2
Exhibition - - - - 0 - - - - - - 0-0 -
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Home 10 10 6 5 17 27 .222 10 .370 2 0 0-0 3
Away 10 10 6 3 15 35 .171 22 .629 1 0 0-0 0
Neutral 2 2 0 5 5 5 .000 1 .200 1 0 0-0 0
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Wins 18 18 10 13 33 50 .200 23 .460 2 0 0-0 3
Losses 2 2 1 0 2 9 .111 6 .667 1 0 0-0 0
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August 2 2 0 5 5 5 .000 1 .200 1 0 0-0 0
September 7 7 5 3 13 23 .217 12 .522 1 0 0-0 2
October 10 10 5 3 13 33 .152 18 .545 1 0 0-0 0
November 3 3 2 2 6 6 .333 2 .333 1 0 0-0 1