|Full name||Joey Worthen|
|Date of birth||December 3, 1979|
|Place of birth||Salt Lake City, Utah, United States|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|Florida Atlantic Owls (head coach)|
|1998–2001||University of South Carolina|
|2000||Cape Cod Crusaders||14||(5)|
|2006||Real Salt Lake||3||(0)|
|1999||United States U-20|
|2012–2016||South Carolina Gamecocks (assistant)|
|2017–||Florida Atlantic Owls|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of October 3, 2010
College and amateur
Worthen attended Cottonwood High School where he was named to the Parade High School All-America soccer team in 1998. He played college soccer at the University of South Carolina in 1998, but after his freshman season he withdrew from school to play for the United States U-20 men's national soccer team. He returned to South Carolina in 1999 and continued until his senior season in 2001, finishing his career with 24 goals and 15 assists.
Worthern turned professional and was drafted in the second round of the A-League College Draft by the Pittsburgh Riverhounds. In his first season in Pittsburgh he appeared in all 28 games and was named the Riverhounds' Rookie of the Year after leading the team in assists, minutes played, games played, and games started. He transferred to the Richmond Kickers in 2004, and spent the next two seasons there, before being offered a contract with Real Salt Lake of Major League Soccer in March 2006.
On February 17, 2009, Worthen announced his return to the Kickers., and was part of the Kickers team which won the 2009 USL Second Division championship.
Worthen played for the United States U-20 men's national soccer team in 1999, but has never been called into the senior team.
From 2012–2016, Worthen was an assistant coach for the South Carolina Gamecocks men's soccer program. On February 14, 2017, Worthen was named the head coach of the Florida Atlantic Owls men's soccer team ahead of the 2017 NCAA Division I men's soccer season.