Junior runs fastest time in the world this year
Cardinal wraps up 29th annual meet
Action heats up at 29th annual meet
Stanford to compete in national track and field championships
Carter, Levingston go 1-2 in women's 200
Career Bests (thru 2013 indoors):
800 Meters: 1:51.06
At Stanford: Establishing himself even among an outstanding group of Stanford's middle-distance runners.
2013 Season: Indoors - Ran the first leg on Stanford's fourth-place distance medley relay team that ran 9:43.98 at the MPSF Championships ... placed 17th at MPSF's in the mile in 4:07.81 ... ran four meets, including three mile races, one 800, one 4x400, and one DMR.
2012 Season: Outdoors - Placed eighth in the Pac-12 in the 800 (1:51.69) ... recorded his personal best of 1:51.06 at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational in Berkeley, Calif. ... named to the USTFCCCA All-Academic team. Indoors - Placed 19th in the MPSF Championships in the mile, in 4:12.69 ... recorded his personal-best mile of 4:06.26 at the Flotrack Husky Classic in Seattle ... named to the MPSF All-Academic team.
2011 Season: Outdoors - Ran a personal best of 3:49.58 in the 1,500 at the Payton Jordan Invitational ... placed fourth at the Big Meet in the 800 with a time of 1:56.54 ... ran a season best in the 800 of 1:52.66 at Pepsi Invitational. Indoors - Redshirted.
Cross Country: Has run one race for Stanford, at the 2011 Stanford Invitational.
High School: All-County, All-State, and All-Federation honoree in 2009 ... a three-time Nassau County champion and MVP in 2009 ... Millrose qualifier during 2009 ... three-time All-County, three-time All-State, three-time All-Federation honors, was a five-time county champion, three-time MVP, and Millrose qualifier in 2008 ... two-time All-County and was a county champion in 2007 ... received All-Division, All-Conference, All-County, All-State, and was a two-time Freshman All-American in 2006 ... captained cross country, winter track, and spring track teams both junior and senior years ... part of the three-time Class AA Nassau County championship team ... team appeared three times at the New York state meet with a best showing of third place in 2009 ... team appeared once at the New York Federation meet ... set Schreiber school records in the 800 (1:54), 1,000 (2:32), 1,600 (4:13), mile (4:11), 3,200 (9:22), 5,000 (15:29), 4x400 (3:28), 4x800 (8:02), DMR (10:30), and mile medley (3:35).
Personal: Major is mechanical engineering ... son of Andrea Bertolotti and Kirsi Tikka ... has a younger brother, Paolo ... enjoys playing soccer and biking.