Memphis rugby player to be on world stage when she delivers game ball

By Published: June 29, 2019 4:00 AM CT
<strong>Memphis Inner City Rugby player Jamiyah Brown, 11, was surprised during an event Friday, June 28, with the opportunity to deliver the official game ball at the Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan, courtesy of DHL Express. Jamiyah will deliver the game ball to the professional athletes representing the U.S.</strong> (Mark Weber/Daily Memphian)

Memphis Inner City Rugby player Jamiyah Brown, 11, was surprised during an event Friday, June 28, with the opportunity to deliver the official game ball at the Rugby World Cup 2019 in Japan, courtesy of DHL Express. Jamiyah will deliver the game ball to the professional athletes representing the U.S. (Mark Weber/Daily Memphian)

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