36 Nicole Mendelson
36 - Nicole Mendelson
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Southbury, CT
High School: Pomperaug
Position: M
Major: Nursing

At Saint Joseph: Has started all 62 games in her three seasons and has 11 goals and 10 assists . . . Named Second Team All-GNAC in 2012 when she had three goals and four assists . . . Goals often come at key times and Blue Jays are 9-1-1 in games in which she scores . . . Scored in one-goal victories over Johnson & Wales and Mitchell in 2011; her dramatic goal in a 2-1 win at Emmanuel Oct. 23, 2010 broke a 1-1 tie with 9:42 left to play and the Blue Jays down a player . . . Named Third Team All-GNAC in 2010 and to the All-Sportstmanship Team in 2011 . . . Nightingale Award for Excellence in Nursing.

In High School: Soccer and outdoor track team member for four years each, indoor track for one . . . two-sport captain . . . Named to Colonial Division All South-West Conference team in soccer, Second Team All-Conference in track . . . Vive President for both National Honor Society and Future Business Leaders of America . . . SWC Leadership Award . . . Youth of the Year. 

Personal: Born Dec. 12, 1992 in Southbury . . . Parents are Stuart and Tracy . . . Has two sisters, Brittany and Morgan . . . Enjoys volunteer work and outdoor activities: Hiking, camping and fishing . . . Girl Scout for 13 years.