Bryan Bjerk
Bryan  Bjerk

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Grand Forks, N.D.

High School:
Red River HS

Event:
Throws


03/18/2017

Lockard Leads Gophers in Outdoor Opener

The University of Minnesota men’s track & field program kicked off the outdoor season with nine top-10 finishes at the Baldy Castillo Invitational.

12/02/2016

Riedy Wins Weight Throw at SDSU

Mac Riedy picked up the first win of the season for Minnesota in Brookings on Friday night.

06/01/2016

Gophers Earn Academic Big Ten Honors

The Gophers totaled 283 Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2015-16 academic year.

06/01/2016

Gophers Earn Academic Big Ten Honors

The Gophers totaled 282 Academic All-Big Ten honorees for the 2015-16 academic year.

05/06/2016

Tharaldsen Wins Shot Put at NDSU

A Bismarck, N.D. native and the 2014-15 Gatorade North Dakota Boys Track & Field Athlete of the Year, Tharaldsen paced the shot put field with his winning toss of 18.18 meters (59-07.75 ft.).

05/17/2015

Men's Track and Field at Big Ten Track 05.17.15

Men's Track and Field at Big Ten Track 05.17.15

04/30/2015

2015 Golden Bear Twilight

2015 Golden Bear Twilight

Bjerk's Personal Records

2015 | REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON

Indoor Season:
In shot put competition, placed fourth three times (Minnesota Open, Wisconsin Dual, and Snowshoe Open) including setting a new personal record of 16.74 meters at the Wisconsin Duel.  Placed 23rd at the B1G Indoor Championships. Outdoor: In discus play had top finishes at the Hamline Twilight placing fourth and placing fifth in the Tom Cat Twilight.  In the shot put, finished fourth at the Carelton Relays and third in the Golden Bear Twilight. 

2014 | REDSHIRT SEASON
Indoor: Did not compete. Outdoor: Unattached at the Hamline Invitational placed sixth in the shot put with a throw of 14.02 meters (46-00.00) and sixth in the discus with a throw of 50.04 meters (164-02). Placed second unattached in the shot put at the 2014 Holst Invitational with a throw of 14.50 meters (47-07.00). Unattached at the Carelton Relays finished second in the discus with a throw of 48.26 meters (158-04). Unattached at the SMU Cardinal Open finished 9th in the shot put with a throw of 12.76 meters (41-10.50) and won the jr. discus with a throw of 53.40 meters (175-02). Won the discus unattached at the Tom Cat Twilight with a throw of 49.21 meters (161-05). Won the jr. discus unattached at the Musco Twilight with a throw of 54.98 meters (180-04). Placed 8th unattached in the discus at the USATF Jr. Championships with a throw of 55.05 meters (180-07).

MORE HEADLINES

Ali, Plasencia Rep `U' At World XC

3/26/2017

Ali finished 52nd overall in the men's U20 race, clocking a time of 26:14 for the eight-kilometer race at the Kololo Independence Grounds.

Plasencia, Ali Set for World XC Championships

3/24/2017

Plasencia and Ali are the latest runners with ties to the University of Minnesota to represent the United States in the last year.

Lockard Leads Gophers in Outdoor Opener

3/18/2017

The University of Minnesota men’s track & field program kicked off the outdoor season with nine top-10 finishes at the Baldy Castillo Invitational.

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