Coach Mendez, a Grand Prairie native, graduated from SGP in 1998 after playing four years as an infielder/pitcher for coach, Frank Garner.
Coach Mendez has been teaching for the past 10 yrs in GPISD. He is currently the Radio TV Film Teacher at Whitt Fine Arts Academy.
Coach Mendez played collegiate baseball as an infielder at North Lake College and graduated from UTA in 2002 with a Communications degree in Marketing and Advertising.
Mendez is in his third year assisting the SGP baseball Program. He has coached high school aged select teams the TRUTH and NTX Titans, as well as being a private baseball skills instructor for over 13 years.
Coach Mendez met his beautiful wife Katy twelve years ago, and they have three wonderful children Natalia (19), Ceciliana (5), and Jonathan (11).