Jarenny Mendoza is a sophomore on the JV soccer team.
Q: What position do you play?
A: “For school mainly central midfielder, but I play defense and forward, too.”
Q: When did you start playing soccer?
A: “Four and a half years ago.”
Q: Why do you like soccer so much?
A: “It keeps me distracted and I just have a lot of fun while playing it.”
Q: Are you in a team outside of school?
A: “Yes, I play for the Rayados and OGFC.”
Q: Which team do you like better? Mac’s, Rayados, or OGFC?
A: “OGFC because I have more fun playing with them and I’ve known some people for way longer.”
Q: How would you describe these two years in JV soccer?
A: “For the most part it was fun, but somewhat stressful.”
Q: What other sports do you like to play?
A: “I kind of like playing basketball.”
Q: What is your biggest pet peeve?
A: “Annoying and loud people.”
Q: What is your dream job?
A: “Pro soccer player or engineer.”
Q: How did your parents come up with your name?
A: “I think my aunt came up with it and my mom liked it because it starts with a ‘J’ and all my siblings’ names start with that letter.”
Q: What is your favorite soccer team and why?
A: “Barcelona, because Messi plays there and I think he’s the best player in the world and I like how he plays.”