3 Randy Mendoza
3 - Randy Mendoza
Height: 5-10
Weight: 175
Year: Junior
Hometown: Santa Paula, Calif.
High School: Santa Paula HS
Position: Defender
g 0
a 2
pts 2
gw 0

UC Santa Barbara
2015, 2016 All-Big West Honorable Mention

2016: After the season, was named All-Big West Honorable Mention for the second straight year ... Appeared in 19 games on the left side with 18 starts ... Chipped in a pair of assists for two points ... Added three shots ... Was booked for five yellow cards ... Totaled 1,721 minutes of action for the season, the most of any UCSB defender and third-most of any Gaucho player ... Assisted on an Ahinga Selemani goal against San Diego on Sept. 2, his first point of the year ... Had arguably his best performance of the year on Sept. 29 in the Big West Conference opener against UC Riverside, assisting on a Nick DePuy goal and then leaping in front of a goal-bound shot in overtime to preserve a 2-2 tie ... Also earned an assist in the season-opening exhibition against Westmont, finding Josue España with a cross from the left side. 

2015: Appeared in all 23 games in his first season at UCSB, making 20 starts ... After the regular season, was named an All-Big West Honorable Mention ... Was used mostly as a left back ... Totaled one assist and six shots on the year ... Logged 1,814 minutes of action, second-most among the team's defenders behind team captain Duncan Backus ... Received one yellow card on the year ... Started the final 19 games of the campaign ... Contributed to seven team shutouts ... Played over 100 minutes in three different games, played 90 or more in 12 contests ... Was the team's starting left back in all four postseason games. 

Cal State LA
Mendoza spent his true freshman season at Division-II Cal State LA, starting all 21 of the team's games en route to a 15-4-2 record and a West Regional Championship ... He logged 1,937 minutes on the pitch in 2014, more than any other outfield player on the CSULA roster ... With him on the back line, the Golden Eagles recorded a 0.41 goals-against-average, lower than any other team in Division II ... The left back accrued just one yellow card on the season.

Santa Barbara Soccer Club / Santa Paula HS
Played for Santa Barbara Soccer Club, participating in two National Cups and winning the U-18 National Championship in 2014 ... Was a top player for Santa Paula High School, as he was twice named First Team All-County ... After his senior season, was named Team MVP and Tri-Valley League Defensive MVP ... Santa Paula won three league championships with him on the roster.

Personal
Randy Mendoza was born on Mar. 21, 1996 in Santa Paula to parents Sergio and Rebeca Mendoza ... Plans on majoring in sociology ... When not playing soccer, he is hanging out with friends ... Before a game, he prays ... most memorable moment is winning the National Championship with Santa Barbara Soccer Club ... Would love to play with Spanish center back Carles Puyol ... Favorite sports teams include Barcelona FC, Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, and Los Angeles Lakers ... Favorite athletes are Puyol and Brazilian left back Roberto Carlos ... Calls "Bad Boys 2" his favorite movie.

Recent Games
Oct 15 at Cal Poly W, 2-1
Oct 19 at UC Davis W, 2-1
Oct 22 Cal Poly T, 0-0
Oct 26 at Sacramento State W, 1-0
Oct 30 UC Davis L, 1-0
Nov 9 Cal State Fullerton L, 2-1
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 19 9
Games started 18 9
Goals 0 0
Assists 2 1
Points 2 1
Shots 3 1
Shot Pct .000 .000
Penalty kicks 0-0 0-0
Game-winning goals 0 0
Date Opponent Score gs g a pts sh pct pk gw
Aug 20 Westmont W, 3-0 1 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Aug 26 vs. Oakland W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Aug 28 at Ohio St. W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 2 San Diego W, 5-2 1 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 4 St. Mary's (Cal.) W, 1-0 - 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 9 vs. Butler L, 4-2 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 12 at Akron L, 2-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 17 UCLA L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 21 Loyola Marymount L, 4-3 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Sep 24 Cal L, 3-2 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Sep 29 at UC Riverside T, 2-2 1 0 1 1 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 1 at Cal State Fullerton W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 6 UC Irvine W, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 8 CSUN W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 12 Sacramento State T, 1-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 15 at Cal Poly W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 19 at UC Davis W, 2-1 1 0 0 0 1 .000 0-0 0
Oct 22 Cal Poly T, 0-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Oct 26 at Sacramento State W, 1-0 - - - - - - - -
Oct 30 UC Davis L, 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
Nov 9 Cal State Fullerton L, 2-1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
2015-16 23 20 .00 .04 .04 .26 .000 .00 .000
2016-17 19 18 .00 .11 .11 .16 .000 .05 .333
2017-18 17 17 .00 .12 .12 .24 .000 .06 .250
Total 59 55 .00 .08 .08 .22 .000 .03 .154
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
2015-16 23 20 0 1 1 6 .000 0 .000 1 0 0-0 0
2016-17 19 18 0 2 2 3 .000 1 .333 5 0 0-0 0
2017-18 17 17 0 2 2 4 .000 1 .250 5 1 0-0 0
Total 59 55 0 5 5 13 .000 2 .154 11 1 0-0 0
  gp gs gpg a/g pts/g sh/g sh% sog/g sog%
Total 19 18 .00 .11 .11 .16 .000 .05 .333
Conference 9 9 .00 .11 .11 .11 .000 .11 1.000
Exhibition 1 1 .00 1.00 1.00 .00 - .00 -
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Home 11 10 .00 .09 .09 .09 .000 .00 .000
Away 6 6 .00 .17 .17 .17 .000 .17 1.000
Neutral 2 2 .00 .00 .00 .50 .000 .00 .000
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Wins 9 8 .00 .11 .11 .11 .000 .11 1.000
Losses 7 7 .00 .00 .00 .29 .000 .00 .000
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August 2 2 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
September 8 7 .00 .25 .25 .25 .000 .00 .000
October 8 8 .00 .00 .00 .13 .000 .13 1.000
November 1 1 .00 .00 .00 .00 - .00 -
  gp gs g a pts sh sh% sog sog% yc rc pk gw
Total 19 18 0 2 2 3 .000 1 .333 5 0 0-0 0
Conference 9 9 0 1 1 1 .000 1 1.000 4 0 0-0 0
Exhibition 1 1 0 1 1 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0
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Home 11 10 0 1 1 1 .000 0 .000 3 0 0-0 0
Away 6 6 0 1 1 1 .000 1 1.000 2 0 0-0 0
Neutral 2 2 0 0 0 1 .000 0 .000 0 0 0-0 0
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Wins 9 8 0 1 1 1 .000 1 1.000 2 0 0-0 0
Losses 7 7 0 0 0 2 .000 0 .000 1 0 0-0 0
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August 2 2 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0
September 8 7 0 2 2 2 .000 0 .000 2 0 0-0 0
October 8 8 0 0 0 1 .000 1 1.000 3 0 0-0 0
November 1 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 - 0 0 0-0 0