Athlete to Watch: Edinas Maddie Dahlien


In preparation for the upcoming outdoor track and field season, MileSplit Minnesota will highlight some athletes from all track and field disciplines to watch out for this upcoming season. Athletes were chosen because of their previous accomplishments and potential. 

Name: Maddie Dahlien

School: Edina High School

Year: 2022

College Commitment: University of North Carolina (Soccer)


100 Meter Dash12.14
200 Meter Dash24.91
400 Meter Dash55.98

Maddie Dahlien is one of the top returning all-around girls sprinters in the state. The last time we saw her on the track was at the 2019 MSHSL State Track and Field Championships where she placed 2nd in the 100m, 200m, and 400m. She also set PR's that day in the 200m and 400m finals, and the 100m prelims. 

Go onto the next page to view a Q&A with Maddie Dahlien about this upcoming season!