Jake Bernhardt

Jake Bernhardt #3

Ohio Machine

Position Midfield
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Weight 190 lbs.
Acquired Trade with Nationals (May 2013)
Birth Date Sep 17, 1989
College Experience University of Maryland
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Played in 13 games. Named the Machine’s 2014 Unsung Hero. Scored three goals at Charlotte (4/26). Tallied two assists and picked up a groundball at Denver (5/4). Picked up two groundballs and went one-for-two on face-offs at Florida (5/10). Scored one goal, had two assists and picked up a groundball at Chesapeake (5/31). Had one ground against Boston (6/6). Went one-for-two on face-offs and picked up two groundballs against Rochester (6/14). Scored a goal and went two-for-five on face-offs at Boston (6/21). Had one assist and one groundball at New York (6/28). Scored two goals including the game winner against Chesapeake (7/4). Had an assist and three groundballs against Charlotte (7/19). Scored one goal with two groundballs against Denver (7/26). 

Tied for seventh on the team in points, seven. Ninth on the team in goals, five. Played in nine games. Scored a goal and added a groundball against Rochester (6/2). Tallied two groundballs against Rochester (6/15), one groundball against Denver (6/22) and one groundball against Boston (6/29). Scored one goal, tallied three groundballs and went 1-2 in face-offs against Chesapeake (7/6). Tallied one groundball against Hamilton (7/20). Scored first hat trick against Boston (8/3). Scored one goal, tallied an assist and one groundball against New York (8/10).

Team captain during his senior year at Maryland. Played 65 career games for the Terps, tallying 49 goals, 14 assists and 63 points. Helped guide Maryland to the 2011 ACC Championship and an appearance in the NCAA Championship Game. Closed out his career at Maryland with 18 multi-point games and 13 multi-goals games. Fifth on the team in points, 24, in 2013. Redshirted in 2012 due to injury. As a sophomore, was named the winner of the William Cole Award as the team's best overall midfielder. As a freshman, named winner of team's "Be the Best" Award for overall strength and conditioning. Originally drafted by the Hamilton Nationals in the 2012 MLL Collegiate Draft but returned to Maryland following his redshirt season.

Son of Jim and Catherine Bernhardt. Older brother of fellow Terps Jesse and Jared. University of Maryland honor roll student. Named a Disney Dreamer and Doer. Majored in physical education. Recipient of the Milton and Katharine van den Berg Lacrosse Scholarship.


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