Mercedes Mendoza
Mercedes Mendoza
Height: 5-2
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Tampa, FL
High School: Freedom
Major: Theatre

HIGH SCHOOL
2017 graduate of Freedom High School in Tampa, Fla. ... ran cross country and track ... named Best Newcomer in 2015 and Most Valuable Player in 2016 ... helped team qualify for regional championship in 2015 and 2016 ... turned in a season-best 5K time of 22:17 in 2015 and a season-best 5K time of 19:50 in 2016 ... individual qualifier for Florida State Championship.

PERSONAL
Daughter of Jorge and Nicole Mendoza ... has two brothers, Nicholas (age 15) and Giovannni (age 12)... lists David Ortiz as her favorite athlete and the Boston Red Sox as her favorite professional team.

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
Nov 4, 2017 NCAA Division II South Region Cross Country Championships 6K 23:53.4 49
Oct 21, 2017 Sunshine State Conference Championships 6K 24:37.2 23
Oct 6, 2017 FSU Invitational 5K 19:43.8 12
Sep 23, 2017 Trevecca Nazarene DII Showcase Invite 5K 20:27.3 54
Sep 2, 2017 Holloway Park XC Preseason Festival 3K 11:42.6 24