December 22, 2021
Meet Karen Mendoza, Varsity Field Hockey Coach
After missing the 2020 season due to the COVID-19 pandemic, fall sports officially returned to Glenelg Country School. Get to know Karen Mendoza, varsity field hockey coach.
Number of Years at GCS
I have worked at GCS for seven years. I was head JV field hockey coach for two years and this is my first year as varsity head coach.
I enjoy all types of foods but my favorite is Mexican.
Luke Combs and Dave Matthews Band
Favorite Vacation Spot
Being at a beach.
Favorite Part of Coaching
The camaraderie it creates and seeing the excitement on players faces when they have accomplished a goal they have set.
Favorite Sports Moment
Winning the Middle Atlantic Conference during my collegiate field hockey tenure.
Fun Fact About You
I have flown in a special operations MH60 Blackhawk helicopter.