Kayla Dahl
Kayla Dahl


Chippewa Falls, Wis.

High School:
McDonnell Central HS



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

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


Gophers Face Nations Best Tomorrow in Madison

22 will race on Saturday at the Tori Neubauer

2011 Junior Season: Competed in four meets • ran a season-best time of 25:06 at the Bluegold Invite • raced 25:36 at the Tori Neubauer 6K • clocked a 27:26.85 running at the Roy Griak Invitational

2010 • Junior Season: Did not compete

2009 • Sophomore Season: Redshirted the season.

2008 • Freshman Season: Ran in four meets • ran season-best time of 24:26.29 at UW-Eau Claire Invitational.

High School: A 2008 graduate of McDonnell 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.


Gophers Earn Top-20 NCAA Finish


Minnesota finished 18th in the team race for its highest NCAA finish since 2009.

Berkholtz Honored By USATF Minnesota


Senior Liz Berkholtz was named the USATF Minnesota Female Athlete of the Month for October.

No. 23 Gophers Head to NCAA Championship


Fifth-year seniors Liz Berkholtz and Kaila Urick lead Minnesota into its 11th-straight NCAA Championship this weekend.

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