Prior to Marquette: Four-year letterwinner at Mercer Island Senior High School ... Helped Mercer to a state title (2011) as a junior ... Recognized as an All-American midfielder senior year ... Three-time all-state honoree (2010-12) in his high school career ... Named team's Most Valuable Player and Offensive Most Valuable Player his senior year after tallying 55 goals, 14 assists and 89 ground balls ... Compiled 143 goals, 75 assists and 204 ground balls in four seasons at Mercer Island ... Also played football in high school.
Personal: Born on Sept. 20, 1993... Son of Fernando Bernal and Kristen Black... Has three siblings, Garret, Adrianna, and Isabella... Majoring in public relations.