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.

Personal Best Marks

EventMeetMark
3000 Embry-Riddle First Chance Last Chance 11:04.66
5K (XC) FSU Invitational 19:43.8
3K (XC) Holloway Park XC Preseason Festival 11:42.6
6K (XC) NCAA Division II South Region Cross Country Championships 23:53.4

Complete Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
   Feb 17, 2018 Embry-Riddle First Chance Last Chance 3000 11:04.66 22nd  (F)
   Jan 20, 2018 ERAU Indoor - Outdoor Challenge 5000 19:27.20 7th  (F)
   Nov 4, 2017 NCAA Division II South Region Cross Country Championships 6K 23:53.4 49th
   Oct 21, 2017 Sunshine State Conference Championships 6K 24:37.2 23rd
   Oct 6, 2017 FSU Invitational 5K 19:43.8 12th
   Sep 23, 2017 Trevecca Nazarene DII Showcase Invite 5K 20:27.3 54th
   Sep 2, 2017 Holloway Park XC Preseason Festival 3K 11:42.6 24th

Indoor Track & Field Personal Best Marks

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Complete Indoor Track & Field Results

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