Briana Scurry

Briana Scurry is a studio analyst for ESPN and a goalkeeper for the United States Women’s National Team.

Scurry joined ESPN in March 2011 to cover the FIFA Women’s World Cup Germany and, through her extensive sports coverage, obtained the National Association of Black Journalists’ Sam Lacy Award.

She is also an advocate for awareness on women’s brain health, focusing on traumatic brain injuries because of her concussion in 2010, which lead to her retirement. Prior to her injury, she played three seasons as starting goalkeeper and captain for the Atlanta Beat, as well as winning the 1999 World Cup and two Olympic gold medals.

Because of her role in women’s soccer and advocacy work, Scurry was inducted into the National Soccer Hall of Fame in 2017. She is currently Assistant Coach for the Washington Spirit and Technical Advisor for the Washington Spirit Academy.


Studio Analyst at ESPN

Areas of Expertise: Women’s Soccer, World Cup, Women’s Brain Health

Location: Washington D.C.

Contact Info:


        Phone: (703) 362-2755

        Twitter: @BriScurry

Heard on BrainLine: The Hit That Ended Briana Scurry’s Soccer Career

Monica Gonzalez

Monica González is the soccer studio analyst with FOX Sports and founding member of the Mexican women’s national team in 1998.

She began her broadcasting career in 2011, making her debut as a studio analyst during ESPN’s coverage of the FIFA Women’s World Cup™ Germany 2011. She continues to serve as a sideline reporter for the U.S. Men’s and Women’s National Teams on ESPN, studio and match analyst for the Longhorn Network and a contributor to ESPN W, ESPN’s digital platform for female athletes and fans.

As a soccer player, González captained Mexico women’s national team from 2003 – 2007, including the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece – the nation’s first appearance in Olympic soccer competition. She played two seasons of professional soccer with the Boston Breakers, earning 2003 WUSA All-Star honors. González is a former All-America and Academic All-America player at Notre Dame University, leading the Fighting Irish to three NCAA Final four appearances.

A native of Richardson, Texas, González is the founder of Gonzo Soccer, a not-for-profit soccer and leadership academy for girls in ages 8-16 from Chicago’s underserved inner-city communities. She is also an active supporter of the Women’s Sports Foundation and remains dedicated to promoting women’s soccer in Mexico.

Monica Gonzalez

Soccer Studio Analyst at FOX Sports

Areas of Expertise: Women’s Soccer, World Cup, Mexican Soccer 

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Contact Info:


Phone: 310.369.2610

Twitter: @MonicaGonzo

Heard on FOX Sports 1: Monica González Reacts To The Sepp Blatter News

Added June 2015