Bryan Bjerk
Bryan  Bjerk

RS Junior

Grand Forks, N.D.

High School:
Red River HS



Tharaldsen Wins Discus at UnSaintly

The University of Minnesota men’s track & field program picked up a trio of top-10 performances in the discus over the weekend at Hamline’s Meet of the UnSaintly.


Gophers Claim Six Titles at Stanford

Meanwhile, four unattached Gopher freshmen picked up titles at Concordia-St. Paul's Holst Invitational on Saturday at SeaFoam Stadium in St. Paul.


Gophers Grab Three Titles at Ashton May Invite

The University of Minnesota men’s track & field program claimed a trio of titles at UW-La Crosse’s Ashton May Invitational while the Maroon & Gold continue competition at Arizona State’s Sun Angel Classic.


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.


Riedy Wins Weight Throw at SDSU

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


Men's Track and Field at Big Ten Track 05.17.15

Men's Track and Field at Big Ten Track 05.17.15


2015 Golden Bear Twilight

2015 Golden Bear Twilight

Bjerk's Personal Records


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. 

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).


Gophers Remember Steve Hoag


Hoag was a team captain, an All-American and a Big Ten champion for the Maroon & Gold, competing in cross country and track.

Mead Set for IAAF World Championships


The men's 10,000 meters is scheduled for 3:20 p.m. CT on Friday, Aug. 4 at London Stadium.

Gophers Earn USTFCCCA Academic Honors


Jordan Charles, Ryan Lockard, Shane Streich, Derek Wiebke and Luca Wieland represented Minnesota on the individual honor roll.

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