Kayla Dahl  
Kayla Dahl

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Chippewa Falls, Wis.

High School:
McDonnell Central HS

Position:
Distance


05/29/2013

Minnesota Places 167 Student-Athletes On Spring Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals

04/29/2012

Minnesota 4x100 Relay Wins on Last Day at Irvine

The 4x100 squad ran its fastest time of the season.

02/16/2012

Seniors Ready for Parents Day Open

Final meet before the Big Ten championships

01/27/2012

Talajkowski Takes Fourth in 3,000m

Gophers will have full day of action on Saturday

2012 - Season Indoor: Ran the 3,000 meters at the Northwest Open (11:20.56) • took sixth in the 5,000 meters at the Jack Johnson Classic. Outdoor: Finished second in the 3,000 meters at the Rider Invitational (11:34.47) • competed in the 5,000m at the Holst Invitational (19:59.94).

2010 Season - Indoor: Competed in three meets • clocked a best of 11:48.63 in 3,000 meters at UW-River Falls' Brooks Classic. Outdoor: Did not compete.

2009 Season:Redshirted in the indoor and outdoor seasons.

Cross Country:Ran in four meets as a freshman in 2008 • redshirted the 2009 season.

High School:A 2008 graduate of McDonell Central Catholic High School • high school coaches were Marty Bushland and Steve Roesler • a three-time all-state honoree, once in cross country, twice in track • placed seventh in the Wisconsin Division 3 State cross country meet as a sophomore in 2005 • placed 12th as a senior and 17th as a junior • state placewinner as a junior (third) and freshman (fourth) in the 3,200 meters • 2007 Cloverbelt Conference cross country medalist • conference 3,200 meters champ as a junior • earned four varsity letters in cross country, two in track and cross country skiing • a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Born May 14, 1990 • retail merchandising major with a minor in management & mass communications • daughter of Daniel and Debra Dahl • has one older sister Brittany • enjoys figure skating, biking, the outdoors, music and art.