|High School:||Garey HS|
Peter Mendez struck-out one batter in 1.0 innings pitched vs. Loyola Marymount (2/24) ... pitched 0.2 innings at Nebraska (3/6).
Mendez appeared in 18 games and accumulated a 1-0 record with one save ... pitched 22.1 innings in relief and struckout seven batters ... picked off one baserunner last season.
Mendez redshirted in 2007.
GAREY HIGH SCHOOL
Mendez earned four letters with the Vikings, pitching and playing first base and outfield ... earned all-league and MVP honors while playing for the Vikings.
Born October 28, 1988 in Montclair ... father is Sergio Mendez, Sr. ... favorites include the Los Angeles Angels and Dodgers, actress Jennifer Love Hewitt, and Lasagna ... came to Northridge because he liked the coaches ... greatest sports moment is hitting back-to-back home runs ... advice to young people is "work hard at what you do" ... will always laugh about the time he flipped over the rail in his first game ... major is undecided.