Olivier Bernard
    Olivier Bernard

    Class:
    RS Junior

    Hometown:
    Laval, Quebec, Canada

    High School:
    College Laval

    Height:
    5-11

    Event:
    Distance

    01/31/2013

    43 Bulldogs Earn MW Academic Honors

    43 Fresno State student-athletes earned 2012 Fall Academic All-Mountain West honors.

    06/20/2012

    More `Dogs Earn Academic Accolades

    50 Fresno State student-athletes were named Academic All-WAC for the spring sports season.

    05/21/2012

    Bulldogs Regional Bound and Ready

    Fresno State is sending 12 more student-athletes to the NCAA Preliminary Round than last year.

    05/17/2012

    McKee and Bernard Take Home Top Honors

    This is the second year in a row Meagan McKee was awarded the top women's honor.

    05/12/2012

    Harrison Named WAC Freshman of the Year

    Fresno State earned medals in 11 events to end their last WAC Championship.

    05/18/2012

    2012 Cross Country and Track & Field Banquet

    The 2012 Track Commission Awards and Honors Banquet was held at World Sports Cafe in Fresno, Calif. May 17, 2012.

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    Last updated on May 5, 2013

    Holds No. 8 All-Time Men's Outdoor 1500-meter run in Fresno State school history (3:46.57)
    ● 2012 Outdoor WAC 1,500m Champion
    ● NCAA Qualifier
    (2012 - 1,500m)

    2012-13
    Outdoor (Junior):
    Redshirted
    Cross Country (Junior):
    Finished first for the 'Dogs in four of six events ... registered career bests in the 6K, 4-Mile and 8K ... recorded a 18:33.4 in the 6K at the Aggie Open on August 31 ... timed in at 19:56.1 in the 4-Mile at the Hornet Jamboree on Sept. 8 ... clocked a 24:14.53 in the 8K at the Sundodger Invitational on Sept. 15 to earn a season-low four points.

    2011-12
    Outdoor (Sophomore):
    Competed in seven meets ... finished 40th with a time of 4:01.70 in the 1500m at the NCAA Preliminary Round Championships ... won the 1500m Western Athletic Conference Title on May 10 ... won the 800m at the Sacramento State Hornet Invitational on March 17 ... placed third overall in the 800m at the WAC Championships with a season-best time of 1:52.32 ... named Fresno State men's track and field Bulldog of the Year and co-track student-athlete of the year ... set personal records in the 1500m (3:46.57) at the Azusa Pacific Bryan Clay Invitational on April 20, the 1-mile (4:06:87) at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational on April 28 and the 3000m (8:55.86) at the Cal Poly Dual Meet on March 10 ... ran the fastest 1500m time and the fifth fastest 800m in the WAC.
    Cross Country (Sophomore):
    One of the top performers for the men's team last season ... ran a season best in the Santa Clara Invitational with a time of 25:16.

    2010-11
    Outdoor (Freshman):
    Competed in nine meets for the Bulldogs ... recorded a season-best time of 1:51.29 in the 800-meter prelims at the WAC Championships on May 10 ... placed second at the WAC Championships in the 1,500 distance race with a time of 3:50.94 ... ran the 1,500 meters in a season-best time of 3:48.76 on May 1 ... took first-place at the Brutus Hamilton Open in the 1,500m with a time of 3:52.25 on April 22.
    Cross Country (Freshman):
    Competed strongly for the 'Dogs in his first season ... was the third Fresno State competitor to cross the finish at the NCAA West Regional ... earned All-WAC honors ... placed eighth at WAC Championships with a time of 25:09.40.

    Prior to Fresno State:
    Competed in the Junior National Championship and was the runner-up in the 1500m.

    Personal:
    Born Nov. 23, 1989 in Laval, Quebec, Canada ... parents are Diane Cloutier and Andre Bernard ... has one younger sister Laurence Bernard ... hobbies include running and watching TV ... lists Steve Prefontaine as his favorite athlete because he never quit and always gave his best ... came to Fresno State for the coaching staff.

    CAREER BESTS
    Cross Country:
    ● 6K - 18:33.4, Aggie Open (8/31/12)
    ● 4 Mile - 19:56.2, Hornet Jamboree (9/8/12)
    ● 8K - 24:14.53, Sundodger Invitational (9/15/12)
    Outdoor:
    ● 800m - 1:51.29, WAC Championhships (5/10/11)
    ● 1,500m - 3:46.57, Azusa Pacific Bryan Clay Invitational (4/20/12)
    ● 1 Mile - 4:06.87, Brutus Hamilton Invitational (4/28/12)
    ● 3,000m - 8:55.86, Cal Poly/Fresno Dual Meet (3/10/12)

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