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Dominic Berger
Position: Hurdles/Sprints
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mitchellville, MD
High School: DeMatha HS
Experience: 3 Letters

2007 OUTDOOR TRACK - Was ACC Champion in the 110-meter hurdles for the second consecutive year, posting an IC4A and NCAA Regional qualifying time of 13.54... placed second in the NCAA East Regional, posting a time of 13.94... finished first at the Georgia Tech Invitational with a time of 13.75... also qualified for the IC4A Championships in the 200 meters when he posted a time of 21.57 and placed 12th at the Disney World Invitational... was a member of the Terps' first-place finishing sprint medley relay team at the Disney World Invitational.

2007 INDOOR TRACK - Earned ALL-AMERICA status for the third time after placing third in the 60-meter hurdles at the NCAA Championships with a time of 7.70... had a season-best 60-meter hurdles time of 7.67 in the preliminaries of the NCAA Championships... was also ACC Champion in the event, with an IC4A and NCAA provisional time of 7.75... placed second in the college division at the Millrose Games with a time of 7.82... qualified for the IC4A Championships and hit the NCAA provisional mark in the 55-meter hurdles in the semifinals at the Virginia Tech Invitational with a time of 7.25... ran an IC4A-qualifying time of 6.93 at the Terrapin Invitational and placed fifth... placed ninth in the 200 meters on the banks at the Penn State National Invitational with a time of 21.98... had a time of 6.55 in the 55 meters at the Virginia Tech Challenge and placed 15th.

2006 OUTDOOR TRACK - Achieved ALL-AMERICA status at the NCAA Outdoor Championships when he placed second in the 110-meter hurdles with a time of 13.49... also placed second in the NCAA East Regional finals with a time of 13.63... was ACC Champion in the 110-meter hurdles, winning the event with a time of 13.78... placed first at the Terrapin Invitational with an IC4A and NCAA Regional qualifying time of 13.67... also competed in the 100 meters and 200 meters and qualified for the IC4A Championships in both events... placed 14th at the Duke Invitational in the 100 meters with a time of 10.84... finished fourth in the 200 meters at the Disney World Invitational with a time of 21.46.

2006 INDOOR TRACK - Became the first male Terrapin since 1987 to achieve ALL-AMERICA status placing fifth in the 60-meter hurdles at the NCAA Indoor Championships... was ACC Champion in the 60-meter hurdles, finishing the final in 7.80... placed second at the New Balance Collegiate meet with a time of 7.93... Aalso competed in the 60 and 200 meters and qualified for the IC4A Championships in both events... had the Terps' top two times in the 60 meters, placing third at the UMES Lid Lifter with a time of 6.91... ran a 6.96 at the Maryland Invitational and placed fifth... had a time of 21.63 at the ACC Championships, where he placed fifth... ran a 21.99 at the Penn State National Open and placed sixth.

2005 OUTDOOR TRACK - USA JUNIOR NATIONAL CHAMPION in 110-meter hurdles, won at the USATF Nationals in California in June with a mark of 13.87 in final... qualified him for berth on U.S. team at Pan American Junior Games, where he finished third (14.01)... ran personal-best 13.76 in qualifying... named MVP for outdoor track by coaches... had the Terps' top eight times in the 110-meter hurdles... qualified for the IC4A Championships and the NCAA Regional at the ACC Championships, where he placed second at 14.09... finished 12th at the NCAA East Regional in 14.03... also ran a 14.03 at the IC4A Championships and placed second... first at the Navy Invitational in the 100 meters with an IC4A-qualifying time of 10.64... competed in the 200 at the Navy Invitational and ran a 22.21, which was good for a second-place finish... member of the Terps' 4x 100relay team which placed first at the IC4A Championships with a time of 40.60, Terps' first IC4A title in 20 years... team also placed seventh at the ACC Championships finishing in 41.50 and 15th at the NCAA East Regional at 41.03... member of the Terps' 4x400 relay team that placed third at the ACC Championships with an IC4A-qualifying time of 3:11.61.

2005 INDOOR TRACK - Had the team's three best times in the 55-meter hurdles and 10 best times in the 60-meter hurdles... season-best of 7.48 placed him fifth at the IC4A Championships in the 55-meter hurdles... placed 9th in both the semis and preliminaries of the IC4A Championships with marks of 7.56 and 7.59 respectively... season-best time of 8.01 in the 60-meter hurdles placed him sixth in the preliminaries of the New Balance meet and was an IC4A-qualifying time... ran 8.44 at the ACC Championships to finish eighth... first at both the Maryland Invitational and Delaware Invitational... member of the Terps' 4x400 relay team which finished third at the ACC Championships with an IC4A-qualifying time of 3:17.94.

BEFORE MARYLAND - A four-time All-American and a three-time All-Metro selection at DeMatha Catholic High School in Hyattsville, Md.... holds school records in the 110HH (13.77) and 300IH (37.8)... was an All-County selection and was the team's captain as a senior... named Gatorade Athlete of the Year in 2004 and was ranked in the top 10 during his high school career... a conference champion hurdler/sprinter.

PERSONAL - Son of Anita Berger... earned varsity letters in both track and football while at DeMatha... was a member of DeMatha's state-champion football team in 2003 and 2004, playing cornerback and wide receiver... was in the school band and was an honor student... hobbies include working on cars and playing sports... lists mother, Anita, as person he admires the most because she is the most selfless person he has ever met.


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