Elias Mendez
Elias Mendez
Title: Assistant Coach
Hometown: Fremont, CA
High School: Washington High School
Previous College: Ohlone College
Previous College Sports Played: Water Polo
Playing Experience
 
Coach Elias Mendez grew up in Fremont, where he graduated from Washington High School with Coach Youhanna in 2012. Elias was a First-Team All-League Goalkeeper for the Huskies and also helped lead Washington to an MVAL Championship, whilst in the cage. His Club playing experience includes Ohlone, Stanford and 680. After High School graduation, Elias attended and played for Ohlone College while earning his AA. As a freshman at Ohlone, he was selected as a Second-Team All-Conference Goalie, and in 2014 earned First-Team honors within the Coast Conference. After transferring to San Jose State he was part of the Men’s Water polo team during the 2015 season.
 
Coaching Experience
  • 2012 - 2015 - West Coast’s 14u Boy's Team, and Goalie Coach for the club
  • 2015 - 2018 West Valley Club
  • 2016 - Washington HS Boy’s Assistant Coach - MVAL League Champions
  • 2017 - Monta Vista HS Girl's Assistant Coach
  • 2018 - SOAC 18u Boys Head Coach - Junior Olympics Qualification
  • 2018 - Washington HS Boy's Head Coach - MVAL Co-Champion