Victor Bernardino '94
Induction Year: 2008
Sport(s): Wrestling
Graduation Year: 1994

Bernardino, of New York City, was one of Franklin & Marshall’s most accomplished wrestlers. He posted an 83-21-3 record, winning 79 percent of the matches he wrestled and finishing his career third on the all-time wins list. He is currently fourth in career wins at F&M.

Bernardino was a three-time placewinner at the Eastern Intercollegiate Wrestling Association (EIWA) Championships. He is also Franklin & Marshall’s most recent champion, winning the 158-pound weight class in 1994. That season, Bernardino went 26-6 recording the best season in F&M’s history. He took fourth at 167-pounds in his junior year, and sixth at 150 as a freshman.

Bernardino was a two-time NCAA Qualifier, team captain, team MVP and a winner of the Edward Garrigues ‘25 Outstanding Senior Athlete Award at F&M.  He also earned the Charlie Mayser Wrestling Award.