Fresno State softball kicks off the 2013 season this weekend with a doubleheader on Friday night.
2012 (JUNIOR): Appeared in three games; twice as a pinch-runner and once as a pinch-hitter ... was 0-for-1 in her only at-bat.
PRIOR TO FRESNO STATE: Started collegiate career out at Cal Poly, where she played in 16 games in 2010 ... had three starts for the Mustangs that year where she scored five runs on six at-bats ... was an All-Central Valley Conference selection as a center fielder for the College of Sequoias in 2011 ... led COS with a .404 batting average in 2011 and hit two home runs.
HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year varsity letterwinner at Tulare Western High School ... two-time All-Tulare County first-team selection (2007 as a shortstop and 2009 as a first baseman) ... 2009 conference most valuable player ... first-team All-EYL in 2007 and 2009 ... second-team All-EYL and All-Tulare County in 2006 ... 2007 team MVP and co-MVP in 2009 and was Tulare Western's Female Athlete of the Year as a senior ... named to the 2009 Fresno Bee second-team as a senior ... received the 2009 Cal-Hi Sports Athlete of Distinction award for participating in three sports (volleyball, basketball and softball ... three-year letterwinner in volleyball and two-year letterwinner in basketball ... first-team All-EYL selection, second-team All-Tulare County and team MVP for volleyball as a senior when she had 252 kills, 60 aces, 19 blocks, three digs and five assists.
PERSONAL: Born on Dec. 2, 1991 in Tulare, Calif. ... daughter of Michelle and Rob Mendonca ... Has one sister, Melody, and one brother, Jonathan ... child development major.
Mackenzie Mendonca's Career Stats