Carins on Deere: "Josie is a wide play-making attacker with flair. She likes to dribble at defenders, can deliver a great cross, and serves some fantastic set pieces."
High School: Four-year letterwinner at Franklin High School in Franklin, Tenn. under head coach Jimmy Burchett... Led team in assists her senior year with 24 in 10 games... Finished high school career with 52 assists and 28 goals... Earned all-region honors in 2012 and 2013, adding all-state honors as a senior... Helped team to 24-0 record and a state championship title in 2011.
Club: Played club soccer for the Tennessee Soccer Club under coaches Brandy Gagliono and Tommy Cochran... Helped team to Tennessee State Cup finals for five-straight seasons... Part of the State Cup championship team in 2010... Team was Region III semi-finalist in 2012... Was part of the Tennessee Olympic Development Program in 2012.
Personal: Daughter of Jason and Sonja Deere.. One of three siblings... Undecided on a major.