|Hometown:||New York City, N.Y.|
|Previous College:||East Side Community|
2012: Was named to the GNAC All-Conference Third Team... was voted as his team's Most Valuable Player... posted six multiple-hit games and a team-best eight multiple-RBI games... started all 30 games played... batted .306 on the year with 26 hits, 18 runs scored and 31 RBI... his 31 RBI tally was a team-high... he doubled four times and homered three times... he also walked 12 times and stole two bases... he tallied 130 putouts and 27 assists... he registered a season-high three hits twice.... was 3-for-5 with two runs scored and a career-high six RBI at Mount St. Mary (N.Y.) on March 21.
2011: Had a .257 batting average in 32 games…in 101 at bats, scored 19 runs and had 26 hits….hit one home run…had 13 RBIs.
2010: Had a .248 batting average….in 34 games played, scored 12 runs and had 26 hits…had a .314 slugging percentage…was 3-for-3 in stolen base attempts.
2009: Had a .310 batting average….scored ten runs...had 18 hits in 58 at bats….had a .379 slugging percentage ….stole five bases.
High School: MVP for three years…was a captain during his sophomore, junior and senior years.
Personal: Son of Sonali and Jose Mendez….majoring in criminal justice.