3 Vanessa Mendez
3 Vanessa Mendez
Height: 5-1
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Lititz, Pa.
High School: Warwick
Position: C/3B
Major: Elementary Education


2012: Comes to the Spartan program from Warwick High School in Pennsylvania ... is a versatile player with tremendous speed that will be utilized throughout the spring ... has the ability to play multiple positions as she can catch, play third and also all three outfield positions ... is an exceptional athlete who was perfect on the base paths in the fall ... should see time as a freshman.

Personal: Is the daughter of Jorge and Tammy Mendez ... is an elementary education major ... names her parents as the people she most admires ... names Philadelphia Phillie outfielder Hunter Pence as her favorite professional athlete ... lists reading as her favorite hobby ... selected the College because of the friendly enviroment and the small class sizes ... was a four-year varsity player at Warwick High School.