The Strikers took a 3-0 victory over the Owls
Eight student-athletes were named to the president's list after earning a perfect 4.0 GPA for fall 2012.
Panthers score three goals in 2:33
Buffalo picks up first MAC win of year
Rivera's fifth minute goal provides the 1-0 winning margin
Sophomore (2012): Saw action in all 16 games, started in 14...scored his first collegiate goal assisting FAU to a 3-0 win at Jacksonville... also tallied one assist in win against Howard...took 35 shots, eight of them on goal for a shot on goal percentage of 22.9%.
Freshman (2011): Started nine games in his first year as an Owl, appeared in 10 overall...took seven shots, three on goal...his .429 shot on goal percentage ranked sixth on the team.
High School: Played for coach Stephen Lorenc...was Sun-Sentinel Broward County Player of the Year and First Team All-County...also named to the Miami Herald Broward County First Team...BCAA athlete of the year...Monarch soccer team MVP in 2011 and Monarch soccer team offensive MVP in 2010.
Personal: Son of Marcos and Vania Mendes...exercise science major.