|Full name||Jonathan Mendoza Valezuela|
|Date of birth||January 26, 1990|
|Place of birth||Colombia|
|2008–2012||Orlando City U-23||70||(13)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of April 28, 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
College and amateur
Mendoza was born in Colombia, but moved to Altamonte Springs, graduating from Lyman High School in 2009. During his senior year in high school, he was second-team All-American, and first-team All-Central Florida, according to ESPN RISE.
He accepted a scholarship offer from Stetson in DeLand, Florida, where he started most of his career. He totaled 18 goals and 22 assists in 68 matches (57 starts). He was the 2011 Atlantic Sun Conference Player of the Year in men's soccer after scoring 11 goals that season.
In addition to Stetson, he played with Orlando City U-23 (and Central Florida Kraze before that) in the USL Premier Development League. He led the U-23 Lions to the Southeast Division and Southern Conference titles in 2012.
- Stetson's statistics for the 2012 season