Enrolled at Auburn in January 2013 and joined Tigers for spring season ... Won bronze medal at 2011 World Junior Championships in 100m butterfly, the only South American to win a medal ... Owns Brazilian junior record in 100m fly ... 18-time Brazilian champion ... Four-time South American school champion ... Has long-course butterfly times (52.70 100 fly; 2:00 200 fly) that convert to NCAA scoring times in short-course yards.
Mendes' Top Times (SCY)
|100 butterfly||49.04||10/12/13||Notre Dame Tri-Meet|
|200 butterfly||1:50.87||11/2/13||at LSU|