Palomar Comets Football
Oceanside (Class of 2007)
PERSONAL: Born Jan. 9, 1989 in La Jolla.
... Son of Debbie and Randy Mende. ... Has one adult
brother, John Mende, who played quarterback for Cal Poly
SEASON: Made his collegiate debut against
Southwestern in the Comets' 55-0 season-opening victory
in Chula Vista. ... Contributed a solo tackles on Sept.
19 as Palomar advanced to 3-0 with a 27-17 win vs. San
Diego Mesa. ... Appeared to recover a fumbled kickoff in
a 17-7 victory at College of the Desert on Sept. 26 but
the ball was ruled dead.
SCHOOL FOOTBALL: Played for coach John Carroll at Oceanside
High School, where he was a second-team All-Avocado
League selection as a junior during the 2005 season.
ACADEMICS: Undecided major.
(Updated Oct. 2, 2009)