As a Junior (2009)
Made 13 appearances, including 11 starts ... posted a 5-4 record and a 6.09 ERA, while tallying 57 strikeouts in 65.0 innings ... tallied four strikeouts and allowed just two runs in a complete game effort to earn the win against Cincinnati in first-career BIG EAST Tournament appearance ... allowed one run in 5.1 innings to pick up a win at Seton Hall (May 2) ... earned the win and racked up 10 strikeouts in 6.0 innings against Cincinnati (April 18) ... tossed 7.0 innings and added four strikeouts against Villanova (March 21) ... had five strikeouts in 5.2 innings in a win against Fairfield (March 14) ... tallied seven strikeouts in 4.0 scoreless innings of relief versus Penn State (Feb. 20) in Division I debut.
At Suffolk County C.C.
Posted a 9-2 record and a 1.51 ERA in two seasons with the Clippers ... tallied 102 strikeouts in 77.2 innings ... earned 2008 first team All-America honors ... named 2008 Region XV Player of the Year ... 2008 first team all-region ... served as team captain as a sophomore.
Played baseball and served as two-time team captain ... two-time team most valuable player ... all-county honoree ... two-time all-league selection.
Bruce William Kern III ... born in Stony Brook, N.Y. ... son of Bruce and Diane Kern ... has two brothers, Brian (19) and Dylan (15) ... lists his father as the person he most admires ... lists Derek Jeter as his favorite athlete ... chose St. John's for its baseball program ... aspires to play professionally ... majoring in sport management.