nine varsity letters while at Shea High School in cross country and
track and field. He broke the programís 800m record in 1983 with a
time of 1:55. He earned All-State indoor track honors in 1983,
establishing the state record in the 1,000m with a time of 2:41.00.
He earned an
associateís degree in elementary education from the Community
College of Rhode Island in 1986 and his bachelorís degree in
physical education from RIC in 1989. Berrio earned his massage
certification from the Bancroft School of Massage Therapy in 1999.
Berrio works as a vocational
specialist for Ocean State Outreach, traveling throughout the state
of Rhode Island. He is also the head boysí cross country coach at
Cranston High School West, while serving as the girlsí outdoor track
& field assistant coach in the spring.