Ivan Melendez Position, Girlfriend, Net Worth, MLB Draft, and more

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Biography / Wikipedia

Ivan Melendez is a college-level baseball player who plays in the first baseman position for the University of Texas at Austin. He began his collegiate career on the JUCO circuit, playing for Odessa College in 2019 and the abbreviated 2020 season. The player can also play as an infielder for the team.

Melendez transferred to Texas for his redshirt sophomore season in 2021 and immediately established himself as one of the premier power threats in the country, going 2-for-4 with a double and a homer in the season opener against Mississippi State.

Full NameIvan Melendez
Famous/Nick NameThe Hispanic Titanic
CountryUnited States  
ProfessionBaseball player

Personal Information

Ivan Melendez, also known as, The Hispanic Titanic, was born on January 24, 2000, in El Paso, Texas United States. The zodiac sign of Melendez is Aquarius as per his date of birth. He represents White ethnicity and nationality as an American.

Ivan Melendez baseball
Ivan Melendez in action. Source: Instagram
Birth NameIvan Melendez
Birth Date (DOB)  January 24, 2000
Age 24
Birthplace  El Paso, Texas, United States
Zodiac/Birth Sign/HoroscopeAquarius
Religion  Christian
EthnicityWhite American
Address Hometown – Texas, United States
Current Location – Texas, United States

Physical Measurements: Height and Weight

How old is Ivan Melendez in 2024? What is his height, and how much does he weigh?

Born in 2000, he is 24 years old as of 2024. His height is recorded to be 6 feet 3 inches, and his weight is 102 kilograms approximately. 

HeightFeet- 6 feet 3 inches
Meters- 1.90 meter
Centimeters – 190 cm
WeightKilogram – 102 kg
Pounds – 225 lb
Hair ColourBlack Short Hair
Eye Colour Black

Profession Information

What does Melendez do for his profession? By profession, he is a college-level baseball player playing for the Texas Longhorns baseball team. He is drafted by the Miami Marlins in the 16th round of the 2021 MLB June Amateur Draft from the University of Texas at Austin (Austin, TX).

CountryUnited States
Current TeamUniversity of Texas
Position in Team First Baseman
Jersey Number17

Parents/ Siblings/ and Family background

Texas first baseman, Ivan Melendez was born to his parents: mother Julie Melendez and father Raul Melendez. Detailed information about his family and background is not known at the moment. But he is very thankful to his parents for their contributions.

Ivan Melendez family (father and brothers)
Ivan Melendez family (father and brothers) Source: Instagram

Siblings of Ivan Melendez

The Hispanic Titanic is not the only child of his parents. As per our research, he has two younger brothers, Zack Melendez and Ian Melendez. Among them, Ian is the youngest one. Both Zack and Ian also enjoy playing baseball.

Parents Father Name – Raul Melendez
Father Nationality – American
Mother Name –  Julie Melendez
Mother Nationality- American
Younger Brother Name – Zack Melendez
Age – NA
Youngest Brother Name – Ian Melendez
Age – NA
Sister Name- NA
Age – NA

Girls, Affairs, and more

Who is Ivan Melendez dating, and what does he do? How long have Melendez and his girlfriend been dating?

As of 2024, Texas baseman, Ivan Melendez is not an open person who likes talking about his private life in public. And there is no way, he will easily talk about his dating life. As of now, it is not sure whether he is currently in a relationship or not.

He has never posted a photo with any girl on his social media. He is currently focusing on his career. But no doubt, there are many female fans and followers who must be having a crush on the young talent.

Past Relationship 

There is no information concerning the past relationship of Ivan Melendez had with any girls. And he has not appeared with any girl neither on social media nor in public.

Marital StatusUnMarried
Girlfriend NA

Children: Kids

In 2024, Melendez himself is just 24 years old and not married. So he doesn’t have any kids as of 2024.

Net worth, Salary, and Cars

How much does Ivan Melendez earn by playing college baseball and sponsors? How does he spend money?

Sources claim that the top first baseman, Melendez’s total net worth is estimated to be $1,166,000 in 2024. His main source of income is from salary and sponsors with different brands.

Ivan M is not a materialistic person who rarely flexes his cars and other luxurious items on social media.

Salary as a college footballer

University of Texas number 17 earns around an estimated salary of $294,250 in 2024.


Being one of the top players in the NCAA, he has been able to land sponsors and make partnerships with brands like Bouldin Acres, Snap Kitchen, and Guardian. In one of his social media posts, he added a picture with the caption:

Thank you @snapkitchen for sponsoring me with meals this season🍽

Use code: MELENDEZ for $60 off your first 4 back-to-back orders.

Ivan Melendez sponsor
Ivan Melendez promoting his sponsor Snapkitchen Source: Instagram
Net worth$1,166,000
Market ValueNA
SponsorsBouldin Acres, Snap Kitchen, and Guardian
House LocationTexas, United States


Ivan Melendez spent his first two college seasons as a third baseman at NJCAA school Odessa College. During Melendez’s freshman season at Odessa college, Melendez played third base hitting .411 with 17 homers, 70 RBI, and a slugging percentage of .896. In 2021, Melendez committed to Texas as a redshirt sophomore

High SchoolOdessa College (2019 – 2020)
College University of Texas (2021 – Present)


What is Ivan Melendez’s education qualification? Where is he graduated from? As per our information, he has not graduated yet and still attending college.


As per our information, the former Odessa player is currently doing a bachelor’s degree at the University of Texas situated in Texas, United States.

Melendez enrolled at the university in 2021 and During his first season at Texas, he hit .319 with 13 doubles, 3 triples, 13 home runs, and driving in 51 RBIs. Eventually, Melendez earned 2021 First-Team All-Big 12 honors and All-College World Series honors.

After being selected in the 16th round of the 2022 Major League Baseball draft by the Miami Marlins, Melendez chose to return to Texas for his junior year.

Texas Longhorns baseball infielder Ivan Melendez
Texas Longhorns baseball infielder Ivan Melendez Source: Instagram
Education QualificationBachelor’s Running
SchoolSchool Attended – Coronado High School
School Location – El Paso, Texas
College Attended – Odessa College
College Location – Odessa, Texas
Completed – 2020
UniversityUniversity College Attended – University of Texas
College Location – Texas, US
College Completed – No (Junior Year)

Social Media

InstagramID – Instagram@ivanmelendez17_
Number of Followers – 22k +
TwitterID – Twitter@ivanmelendez17_
Number of Followers – 6k +
FacebookID – Does not Use
Number of Followers – NA
Personal WebsiteNA

FAQs of Ivan Melendez

Ivan Melendez is 24 years old. Born in 2000, he celebrates his birthday on the 24th of January each year.
Melendez's birth star sign (Zodiac Sign) is Aquarius. And his Chinese Zodiac sign is Rabbit. Rabbit is the fourth animal that is Quiet, Elegant, Kind, and Responsible, too.
Texas's first baseman, Melendez is just 6 feet 3 inches tall or 190 cm. He weighs around 102 kg or 225 pounds.
As of 2024, Ivan Melendez's net worth is around $1,166,000 approximately.

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