Bryan Bjerk
Bryan  Bjerk

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Grand Forks, N.D.

High School:
Red River HS

Event:
Throws


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.).

04/30/2016

Donnelly Earns Sixth Hammer Throw Victory

Donnelly was one of six Gophers throwers in action at the meet – all of whom posted top-10 finishes.

04/22/2016

Bartnik, 4x100 Relay Pace First Day at UVA

The Gophers close out the weekend on Saturday, continuing action at the Virginia Challenge while also sending a contingency of competitors to the Carlelton Relays in Northfield, Minn.

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

Gophers Earn USTFCCCA Academic Merits

7/29/2016

Eight Gophers earned individual honors while Minnesota also earned USTFCCCA All-Academic Team honors.

Blankenship Joins Mead on Olympic Team

7/10/2016

A native of Stillwater, Minn., Blankenship took third in the 1,500 meter final at Hayward Field, clocking a 3:36.18.

Mead Punches Olympic Ticket

7/9/2016

The Minneapolis, Minn., native ran a 13:35.70 at Hayward Field to earn his first bid to the Olympics.

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