Coach Rob Mendez is the Junior Varsity Coach at Prospect High School in Saratoga, California. In 2019, Mendez was awarded the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance at the ESPYS. Coach Mendez was born without arms or legs, but he has not let that hold back his dream of being a Football Coach. Coach Rob Mendez has also used his story and passion to become a motivational speaker. He has traveled across the country, giving motivational speeches about perseverance and grit.