Berto Dryden
Berto Dryden
Height: 5'11"
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Brooklyn, N.Y.
High School: Whitefield Academy
Events: Sprints
Major: English (Education minor)

Honors:

  • USA South All-Tournament (2016) - Basketball

2016-17 (Junior): Competed in four events in the outdoor track season... Set a personal record in the 100 meter dash at 11.71 in the Atlantic Independent Championships (April 20)... Was a part of the 4x100 relay team that set a program record with a time of 44.01 at the Berry Field Day Invitational (April 7-8)... Ran the 200 meter in 23.98 and was a member of a 4x400 team that finished 10th at the Berry Field Day Invitational at 3:48.79... Also a member of the Covenant basketball team

2015-16 (Sophomore-Basketball): In his first year at Covenant, he started in 25 of the 26 games in which he appeared... Averaged 24.6 minutes per game... Scored 10.6 points per game with 2.2 assists and 3.4 rebounds... Recorded his first career double-double with a career-high 22 points and 10 rebounds in a USA South Tournament quarterfinal win over WIlliam Peace (Feb. 25)... In the USA South Tournament championship vs. LaGrange (Feb. 27), he scored 22 points on 6-of-11 shooting while playing with a broken nose... Named to the USA South All-Tournament team after scoring 16.0 points per game with 5.3 rebounds to help lead the Scots to the title... Set career-highs in rebounds and assists, with 10 boards against William Peace (Feb. 25) and seven dimes against Birmingham Southern (Dec. 12)

2014-15 (Freshman at Thiel-Basketball): Played in 23 games and averaged 10.8 minutes per contest... Scored a career-high 11 points, including a game-winning three-point play, in a victory over Grove City (Jan. 17)... Had 10 points against Geneva (Jan. 24)... Made first collegiate start against Carlow (Jan. 19)

High School: Attended Whitefield Academy

Personal: Parents are Humberto and Edeline Dryden... Has two siblings, Amya and Noah... Favorite bible verse is 1 Corinthians 13... Majoring in English with a minor in Education... Previously played for Thiel College... Favorite NBA team is the New York Knicks

Dryden's Personal Records:

Outdoor Track:
100m: 11.71 (Atlantic Independent Championships, April 20, 2017)
200m: 23.98 (Atlantic Independent Championships, April 20, 2017)
4x100: 44.01 - Delk, Gregoire, Zorns (Berry Field Day Invitational, April 7-8, 2017)
4x400: 3:48.79 - Carrenard, Reddecliff, Vaughn (Berry Field Day Invitational, April 7-8, 2017)