Hometown: Manchester, Jamaica
College: University of Central Florida
Acquired: Selected by the Colorado Rapids with the 6th overall pick (first round) of the 2013 MLS SuperDraft on January 17, 2013.
- The Rapids’ Golden Boot winner for a secpnd successive season, again scoring a team-leading 10 goals each year.
- Netted his first professional career hat-trick in a 5-2 Lamar Hunt US Open Cup win over Orlando City, at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park on June 17, 2014.
- Earned the 2013 Rapids Golden Boot award with his team-leading 10 goals, leading all MLS rookies and just one shy of the MLS rookie scoring record.
- Finished second behind teammate Dillon Powers for MLS Rookie of the Year.
- Scored third-fastest goal in MLS history after just 15 seconds in the 5-1 win against Seattle on October 5.
- Has four appearances with the Jamaican National Team as of January 2014.
- Earned his first cap on Oct. 11, 2013, going 90 minutes in a World Cup qualifying 2-0 loss to the United States at Sporting Park. He made his second appearance on Oct. 15 by going 77 minutes in a 2-2 draw against Honduras.
- He later played in two friendlies against Trinidad and Tobago.
OTHER PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS
- Played for Premier Development League side Reading United AC
- One of 11 players named to USL PDL All-League Team in 2012 after leading the PDL with 13 goals in the 2012 season.
- In his only season with the University of Central Florida, Brown scored 13 goals in 16 games played and was to the 2012 NSCAA All-South Region First Team and the All-Conference USA First Team.
- Played his freshman and sophomore years for the University of Mobile in Alabama, where he was a two-time NAIA All-American First Team Selection and scored 53 goals in 43 games.
- Led the NAIA with 32 goals in 2011, and scored 21 goals in 2010.
- Earned Southern States Athletic Conference Player of the Year and Offensive Player of the Year honors as a sophomore and freshman at Mobile.
- Attended St. Elizabeth’s Technical High School in Jamaica where he was 2009 DaCosta Cup Champion, winning the Golden Boot with 29 goals