Ali Mendezona coaches Bear Creek’s varsity girls basketball team. Ali attended Issaquah High School where she played three years of basketball and finished out her senior year at Skyline High School. She had the opportunity to experience making it to the state tournament two years at Issaquah and her final year at Skyline. Ali had an opportunity to play at Northwest University but decided to go in a different direction, which lead her to coaching at Bear Creek. She started her first year as an assistant coach at Bear Creek and just finished her second year as the head coach. Ali has also spent time as a coach and camp director for the Quick Handle Basketball program.