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Alexis Mendez

Alexis Mendez
Hometown: 
El Mirage, AZ
Year in School: 
Freshman
Major: 
Veterinary Science
Favorite Quote: 
"Nothing is impossible. The word itself says 'I'm Possible'" - Audrey Hepburn
Future Goals: 
I hope to graduate with a degree in Veterinary Science and further my education in Graduate school to get a Doctor in Veterinary Medicine Degree.
Favorite Twirling Memories: 
My favorite twirling memories includes walking off the National Competition floor with my team or my duet partner, being proud of how well we did and how much fun it was.
Greatest Twirling Accomplishments: 
Competing at Regionals and the National Twirling Competition and placing in Top 10 for multiple events.
Best UA Twirler Experience: 
After band camp practice, being able to sit in the empty stadium to embrace how great this opportunity is with the UA Twirling Team.
What I love about the Pride of Arizona: 
How big the band is but how tight-knit the community and family-like qualities the band has.
Random fact about me: 
I started taking dance classes at the age of 2!
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