2013 MLL Season:
In his first MLL game,Bernhardt tallied one assist and one groundball against the Rochester Rattlers (6/2). Bernhardt played in the sixth game of the season against the Charlotte Hounds (6/8) followed by the game against the Rochester Rattlers (6/15), tallying two groundballs. Bernhardt tallied one groundball against the Denver Outlaws (6/22). Bernhardt tallied one groundball against the Boston Cannons (6/29). Bernhardt scored one goal, tallied three groundballs and went 1-2 in face-offs against the Chesapeake Bayhawks (7/6) and tallied one groundball against the Hamilton Nationals (7/20). Bernhardt scored his first hat trick of his MLL career against the Boston Cannons (8/3). Bernhardt scored one goal, tallied an assist and had one groundball against the New York Lizards (8/10).
2013 MLL Stats:
Jake Bernhardt begins his Rookie season after playing at the University of Maryland from 2009-2013, (redshirting in 2012). Bernhardt was drafted by the Hamilton Nationals in the 2012 MLL Collegiate Draft as the 12th Overall Pick, but returned to Maryland to play his final season in 2013. Bernhardt was his team’s captain in 2013 and finished his college tenure playing in 65 games for the Terps, where he tallied 49 goals and 14 assists for a total of 63 points. Bernhardt was fifth on the 2013 team for points (24) and assists (7), as well as set a career high in a season for goals (17), assists and points. Bernhardt, who was part of the 2011 ACC Championship team, was also named captain in 2012 and won the 2010 William College Award as the team’s best overall midfielder. He closed out his time at Maryland with 18 multi-point games and 13 multi-goals games.