ACADEMIC INTEGRATION COMPETITIVE EXCELLENCE

IN DIVISION I ATHLETICS

 
1 - Evan Mendez
Evan Mendez
Height: 6-4
Weight: 205
Year: Junior
Hometown: Ballston Spa, N.Y.
High School: Ballston Spa
Position: Goalkeeper
Major: Government
House Affiliation: Pforzheimer

Junior (2014):
Started every game but one between the posts for Harvard as a junior … Tallied a career-high 56 saves and 10 wins ... Made three saves in the season opener versus No. 9 Georgetown … Compiled four saves in the narrow defeat against George Washington (Sept. 7) … Saved five shots against Boston College for the first win of the season (Sept. 16) … Picked up a season-high six saves in the 4-1 handling of Hartford (Sept. 19) … Made four stops in the combined clean sheet versus Manhattan (Sept. 21) … Tallied six saves in the thrilling 3-2 win over Northeastern on Sept. 23 … Allowed two tough goals (one a PK) in the 3-2 win over UMass (Sept. 26) … Blanked Yale, making one save on Oct. 4 ... Registered two saves in the 1-0 win over Cornell (Oct. 11) … Made a save against Holy Cross (Oct. 15) in the shutout win … Made four crucial saves, while giving up a goal in a 1-1 stalemate at Brown (Oct. 18) ... Made one save with three goals allowed at Princeton on Oct. 25 ... Made  four saves over 110 minutes played in the 1-1 draw at Dartmouth (Nov. 1) ... Made seven saves in a shutout win over Columbia on Nov. 8 ... Picked up a season-best eight saves in the thrilling 1-0 win at Penn to close out the season (Nov. 15).

Sophomore (2013):
Earned first team All-Ivy League honors and All-Ivy Academic accolades … Played in 10 games, started five as a sophomore … Went 6-1-1 with one shutout … Owned a 0.85 goals-against average with 40 saves and a .851 save percentage …  Made two saves in 2-1 win over Massachusetts (Sept. 22) and four in 0-0 tie against Boston University (Sept. 25) … Tallied a season high nine saves against Cornell (Oct. 12) … Had six saves in a 2-1 win against Brown (Oct. 19) … Registered two saves versus Dartmouth (Nov. 2) … Named Harvard COOP athlete of the week Nov. 5 … Recorded five saves at Columbia (Nov. 9) and seven saves at Penn (Nov. 16). 

Freshman (2012):  Saw action in 12 games including 11 starts during freshman campaign … Finished the season with 46 saves and a 1.76 goals-against average … Posted a 3-7-1 record on the year … Earned his first shutout victory in a 2-0 win over Holy Cross Nov. 6, making three saves ... Notched two saves, combining with Joe Festa to record a shutout in 1-0 win over Michigan State Sept. 7

Before Harvard:
Three-year starter at goalie for Ballston Spa High in Ballston Spa, N.Y … Team captain for varsity soccer senior year … Class AA , Section 2 Goalkeeper of the Year for 2011, Class AA Section 2 First Team for 2011, Class AA Section 2 First Team for 2010 … Won the New York East State Cup in 2011 with club team: Blackwatch Premier … Second Class Rank at Ballston Spa High … Worked with Best Buddies International and Saratoga County Youth Court. 

Recent Games
Oct 18 at Brown T, 1-1
Oct 25 at Princeton L, 3-2
Oct 28 Stony Brook W, 2-0
Nov 1 at Dartmouth T, 1-1
Nov 8 Columbia W, 1-0
Nov 15 at Penn W, 1-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games played 16 7
Games started 16 7
Minutes 1456:53 670:00
Goals against 18 5
Goals-against average 1.11 0.67
Saves 56 27
Save pct .757 .844
Wins 10 4
Losses 4 1
Ties 2 2
Shutouts 4 4
Date Opponent Score min ga gaa sv sv%
Sep 5 at Georgetown L, 2-0 90:00 2 2.00 3 .600
Sep 7 at George Washington L, 2-1 90:00 2 2.00 4 .667
Sep 13 at St. John's L, 2-1 90:00 2 2.00 0 .000
Sep 16 Boston College W, 3-2 94:53 2 1.90 5 .714
Sep 19 Hartford W, 4-1 90:00 1 1.00 6 .857
Sep 21 Manhattan W, 3-0 76:12 0 0.00 4 1.000
Sep 23 Northeastern W, 3-2 90:00 2 2.00 6 .750
Sep 26 at Massachusetts W, 3-2 91:36 2 1.97 0 .000
Oct 4 Yale W, 1-0 90:00 0 0.00 1 1.000
Oct 11 Cornell W, 1-0 90:00 0 0.00 2 1.000
Oct 15 Holy Cross W, 3-0 74:12 0 0.00 1 1.000
Oct 18 at Brown T, 1-1 110:00 1 0.82 4 .800
Oct 25 at Princeton L, 3-2 90:00 3 3.00 1 .250
Oct 28 Stony Brook W, 2-0 - - - - -
Nov 1 at Dartmouth T, 1-1 110:00 1 0.82 4 .800
Nov 8 Columbia W, 1-0 90:00 0 0.00 7 1.000
Nov 15 at Penn W, 1-0 90:00 0 0.00 8 1.000
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
2012-13 12 11 1039:16 20 1.73 46 .697 3 7 1 1
2013-14 10 9 742:10 7 0.85 40 .851 6 1 1 1
2014-15 16 16 1456:53 18 1.11 56 .757 10 4 2 4
Total 38 36 3238:19 45 1.25 142 .759 19 12 4 6
  gp gs min ga gaa sv sv% wins losses ties shutouts
Total 16 16 1456:53 18 1.11 56 .757 10 4 2 4
Conference 7 7 670:00 5 0.67 27 .844 4 1 2 4
Exhibition - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -

Home 8 8 695:17 5 0.65 32 .865 8 0 0 3
Away 8 8 761:36 13 1.54 24 .649 2 4 2 1
Neutral - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -

Wins 10 10 876:53 7 0.72 40 .851 10 0 0 4
Losses 4 4 360:00 9 2.25 8 .471 0 4 0 0

September 8 8 712:41 13 1.64 28 .683 5 3 0 0
October 5 5 454:12 4 0.79 9 .692 3 1 1 2
November 3 3 290:00 1 0.31 19 .950 2 0 1 2
December - - 0:00 - - - - - - - -