|Hometown:||Palm Harbor, Fla.|
Honors: ACC Academic Honor Roll (2012, 2013)
2014-15: Did not compete during the 2015 indoor or outdoor seasons.
2013-14: Did not compete during the 2014 indoor and outdoor seasons.
2012-13: Indoors, competed once in the 500 meters at the JDL Fast Track Kickoff where he finished 26th and clocked a time of 1:11.19....did not compete during the outdoor season.
2011-12: Indoors, began his collegiate career by running a time of 1:25.44 in the 600m...member of the 4x400m relay team that finished 11th at the ACC Indoor Championships...outdoors, primarily competed in the 400m hurdles with a season-best time of 54.53 at the VertKlasse Meeting...finished 10th at the ACC Outdoor Championships with a time of 54.98...named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.
Prior to Duke: Three-year letterwinner at Countryside...three-time Florida 4A state qualifier in the 300 hurdles...earned conference, district and regional crowns in the 300 hurdles as well as the 4x400 relay...two-time AAU Florida state champion in the 400 hurdles...twice qualified for the USA Track & Field Junior Olympics...member of the National Honor Society...U.S. Army Reserve National Scholar-Athlete Award recipient.
Personal: Son of Elisabeth and Wayne Bernitt...born Aug. 29, 1992...has one brother, Travis, and one sister, Beaudrie.
400m- 52.24 (1/27/2012)
500m- 1:11.19 (12/2/2013)
600m- 1:25.44 (1/20/2012)
4x400m Relay- 3:20.54 (2/25/2012)
400m Hurdles- 54.53 (3/24/2012)