Will provide quality depth on the outside... Gained valuable experience while at Sacramento State.
2009 Season (Jr.):
Redshirted during her first year at Utah State.
Spent two years at Sacramento State as she appeared in 18 matches and 25 sets as a sophomore, and 22 matches and 33 sets as a freshman... Had a career-high five kills against Montana State during her freshman season and hit a career-high .600 (4-1-5) against Northern Colorado that same year... As a freshman she helped the Hornets advance to the second round of the NCAA Tournament.
Earned first-team all-state, all-region and all-Valley honors as a prep senior at Pleasant Grove High School as she helped her team to a 34-1 record... Was named the team's Most Valuable Player during her senior season as she averaged 2.70 kills, 2.00 digs and 0.90 service aces per set... Finished her senior year with 100 aces, the second-best mark in state history... Earned honorable mention all-Valley honors as a junior as she helped her team to a 26-3 record and a state championship... Also helped her team finish second at the state tournament as a freshman and sophomore... A three-time academic all-region selection, National Scholar-Athlete Award winner, and 2005 nominee for academic all-state... Was a member of the Intermountain Volleyball Association's High Performance Junior Team that played in the 2006 Global Challenge in Italy, Slovenia and Austria... Also played seven years for High Country Volleyball.
Born May 2, 1989 in Provo, Utah... One of four children of Edward and Jill Mendivil... Majoring in journalism... Last name is pronounced Men-duh-vil.