Luis Mendez
Luis Mendez
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Covina, Calif.
High School: South Hills

WHY LA VERNE: "I chose La Verne because I was sent a letter by Coach George regarding interest in me being on the men's Cross Country team. I also chose it for the 1 on 1 class experience."

AT LA VERNE: Also a member of the La Verne men's track and field team.

HIGH SCHOOL: Most Improved Player...Athlete of the Week Award.

PERSONAL: Son of Luis A Mendez and Viviana Lara.