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Sarah Mendes
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil

High School:
Colégio Positivo

Height:
6-0

Position:
OH

Club Team:
Círculo Militar do Paraná

10/12/2014

Volleyball Falls To Miami In Three Sets

BC fought through three tight sets, but could not capitalize

10/10/2014

Volleyball Ousted By No. 23 Duke In Straight Sets

09/12/2014

Volleyball Holds Off Temple In 5 Sets

Five Eagle hitters notched double digit kills in the victory over Temple

08/25/2014

Volleyball Looking To Improve On Last Year's Foundation

Eagles begin season Aug. 29 vs. Holy Cross at BC Invitational

08/08/2014

Women's Volleyball Honored By ACC

Eleven members of the Women's Volleyball team were placed on the 2013-2014 Atlantic Coast Conference Academic Honor Roll

AS A SOPHOMORE (2013)

Recorded five kills and three service aces against USC-Upstate (8/30)...posted eight kills, seven digs, and a block assist at Western Carolina (8/30)...tallied nine kills, four digs, and two block assists against UNC-Asheville (8/31)...posted six kills, an assist, and a dig against Wright State (8/31)...had three kills, three service aces, and six digs against Bryant (9/7)...registered six kills, two service aces, and five digs against Hampton (9/8)...charted five kills, three service aces, and seven digs in a win over Fordham (9/13)...recorded 10 kills and a career-high 21 digs along with three assists and a block solo at Columbia (9/13)...posted nine kills, 11 digs, and a service ace versus Binghamton (9/14)...notched five kills, eight digs, and a block at Pittsburgh (10/18)...had two kills, an assist, a service ace, and a dig at Maryland (10/20)...posted six kills, an assist and a block assist against Clemson (10/25)...logged a career-high 11 kills to go with a service ace and two digs against Georgia Tech (10/27).

AS A FRESHMAN (2012)
Played in 45 sets and 23 matches ... served 75 times and landed nine aces ... totaled six digs and three kills at Virginia Tech (11/9) ... posted three digs and two service aces versus Georgia Tech (10/28) ... registered three kills, five digs, a block assist, an assist, and an ace at UNC (10/20) ... notched four digs, two aces, and an assist at Northeastern (9/14) ... tallied four service aces, three digs, two kills, and two block assists in win over George Washington (9/8) ... recorded a kill and a dig in collegiate debut against Siena (8/25) ... earned the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

BEFORE BC
Three-time All-State selection at Colégio Positivo ... five-year captain ... named Best Attack in Curitiba two times ... led her team to the Copa Providencia Championship ... voted Best Serve of the Copa Providencia Championship ... an active member of Brazil's Junior National Team player pool, she has been a finalist (top 18 player in the nation) for the U18 World Cup and South American Tournament teams.

PERSONAL
Born in Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil ... father is Simeão Bueno Mendes Filho and mother is Jocelana do Rocio Bueno Mendes ... has a younger sister Carolina Bueno Mendes ... enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences ... pursuing a degree in International Studies.

SINGLE-MATCH HIGHS
KILLS: 11 (at Georgia Tech, 10/27/13)
ASSISTS: 3 (at Columbia, 9/13/13)
DIGS:21 (at Columbia, 9/13/13)

SERVICE ACES: 4 (vs. George Washington, 9/8/12)
BLOCK SOLOS: ---
POINTS: 7.0 (vs. George Washington, 9/8/12)

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