PR: 1500- 3:35.56 (2001), Mile - 3:55.01 (2001)
Born: December 15, 1977 in Medford, Oregon
Current Residence: Wellington, Colo.
High School: Crater (Central Point, Ore.) HS 96
College: Colorado State 01
Coach: Irv Ray
Agent: Ray Flynn
Career Highlights: 2001 NCAA Outdoor 1,500m champion; 2002, 2003 U.S. runner-up; 2002 U.S. indoor runner-up; 10-time NCAA All-American
A 2-time U.S. runner-up, the young front-running Berryhill will look for more breakthroughs in 2005. His first major achievement was winning the 2001 NCAA title in 3:37.05. In winning the crown, Berryhill defeated Stanford Olympians Gabe Jennings (2nd 3:37.56) and Michael Stember (4th 3:39.15). His winning time was a Colorado State University school record. He closed his collegiate career after picking up one 800m outdoor Western Athletic Conference title and another two outdoor WAC crowns in the 1,500 meters. He also won outdoor Mountain West Conference 800m and 1,500-meter outdoor titles in 2000, and ended his collegiate career as a 10-time All-American and owner of school records in the indoor and outdoor 800 meters, mile, 1,500m and as a member of the indoor distance medley relay record holdersfive-time prep state champ in Oregon.
2005: 10th at U.S. Open (3:41.93)...did not compete at USA Outdoor
Champs...best of 3:41.93.
2004: Finished 22nd in semifinal at Olympic Trials (3:53.98)8th in mile at adidas Boston Indoor Games (4:04.81)best of 3:53.98
2003: Runner-up at USA Outdoors (3:44.30)5th at USA Indoors 1500m (3:44.15)11th at USA XC Champs 4 km (13:16)5th at Oracle U.S. Open Outdoors 1,000m (2:20.30)8th at Zagreb (3:36.68)best of 3:36.68ranked #4 in U.S. by T&FN.
2002: 2nd at USA Indoors mile (3:57.73)2nd at USA Outdoors 1,500m (3:40.98)6th at USA Winter XC 4K Champs (11:36)2nd at Gresham (3:55.60)7th at Prefontaine (3:56.30)4th at Liege (3:57.77)10th at Stockholm (3:36.53)8th at Zagreb (3:36.97)ranked #3 in U.S. by T&FNbests of 3:55.60 & 3:36.53.
2001: NCAA Outdoor 1,500m champ (3:37.05)7th at USA Outdoors (3:38.66)set mile PR at Prefontaine Classic (3:55.01)set 1,500 PR of 3:35.48 in Zurich8th at Goodwill Games mile (4:00.26)ran 3:35.56 in Lausanneranked #4 in U.S. by T&FNbests of 3:35.56 and 3:55.01.
2000: Mountain West Conference champ at 800m and 1,500m3rd in 1,500m at NCAA Outdoors7th in 1,500m heat at Olympic Trials6th in 800m semifinal at Olympic Trialsbests of 1:47.01 and 3:40.30.
1999: 3rd in 1,500m at NCAA Outdoors6th in 1,500m at USA Outdoors (3:40.80)Western Athletic conference champ at 1,500mWAC 800m champranked #8 in U.S. in 1,500m by T&FNbests of 1:46.98 and 3:39.96.
1998: WAC 1,500m champ3rd in 1,500m at NCAAs6th at USA Outdoors (3:40.05)bests of 1:47.86, 3:40.05 & 4:00.44,
1997: Best of 1:51.79i.
1996: Best of 1:51.14.