Bryan Bjerk
Bryan Bjerk

RS Freshman

Grand Forks, N.D.

High School:
Red River HS



Gophers Advance Three on Day One

Minnesota continues to compete at the 2015 NCAA Track & Field West Preliminary Round on Friday and Saturday at the University of Texas' Mike A. Myers Stadium.


Gophers Bound for NCAA Regional at Texas

Fifteen Gophers will be in NCAA regional action this weekend at Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin, Texas.


Sixteen Gophers Earn NCAA Track Bids

Mike A. Myers Stadium in Austin, Texas hosts this year's NCAA West Regional.


Jennings' Career Best Wins Wisconsin Twilight

The Gophers throwers totaled six personal records in Madison while Minnesota claimed three titles in La Crosse.


Gophers Dominate in St. Paul with Six Titles

Jordan Charles won the triple jump and the 100 meters for the Gophers on Wednesday at Sea Foam Stadium.


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).


Minnesota Mourns Loss of "Lefty" Wright


The University of Minnesota mourns the loss of long-time cross country and track & field official Ralph Eugene "Lefty" Wright.

Gophers at the 2015 Minnesota State Fair


Meet your favorite Gopher student-athletes and coaches at the Great Minnesota Get-Together.

Mead Makes International Debut in Beijing


Hassan Mead finished 15th in the 10,000 meters at the IAAF World Championships this weekend.

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