Edina High School Edina, MN, USA

Edina High School

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Miles With Maddy - Carrying the Torch Maddy Lawler Aug 13, 2018

Declan Dahlberg may no longer be running, writing, or repeating for Milesplit, but that doesn't mean your diet of athlete-authored columns on Milesplit will be starved. Introducing our new columnist, Maddy Lawler!

Run, Write, Repeat: No Minor Feat Declan Dahlberg Mar 25, 2018

Minneapolis Washburn Cross Country has come a long way in the past five years, and Joseph Minor has played a vital part in it. Declan catches up with Minor so he can describe the ride and what comes next!

Big Things For Khalid Hussein Bill Peyton Dec 22, 2017

State Champion, All American, and part of one of the best teams in the nation, Wayzata senior Khalid Hussein has collected a lot of memories over the years to go along with his hardware.

The Midway Mark - Who's PR'ed? Mark Rice Sep 26, 2017

Now halfway through the season, let's check in with each athlete in the state to see how everyone compares to their 2016 season best. Is it possible to have improved more than Edina's Katherine Berube?

See What's Up With Tate Sweeney Mark Rice Apr 11, 2017

Senior Tate Sweeney, yet another superb talent from Edina High School, is the 2016 Class AA runner up in the 800 meters and made history with her 4x800 teammates last year as well.

Compliments Of Kompelien Mark Rice Apr 3, 2017

Edina junior Emily Kompelien made history with her teammates last spring as they became the first Minnesota high school ever to break 9 minutes in the girls 4x800, one of many stellar accomplishments.

Interview With Zac Miller Mark Rice Mar 26, 2017

Senior Zac Miller has enjoyed the opportunity not only to run with perennial powerhouse Edina High School, but also with the prestigious team from Chaska High School as well.

Interview With Patrick Roos Mark Rice Mar 23, 2017

Coming off an individual Class AA championship in cross country last fall, Edina senior Patrick Roos has very ambitious goals to cap off his high school career this spring, and doubt only serves to fuel him more.

Interview With Abdihafid Sahal Mark Rice Mar 19, 2017

As one-third of the finest hurdling trio of any team in the State, Edina senior Abdihafid Sahal is not only battling for an individual state championship, but also possession of a school record in that event.

Interview With Grant Fuller Mark Rice Feb 6, 2017

The track season is quickly approaching, and that means track fans and athletes alike in the state of Minnesota are getting ready, both mentally and physically. To help keep ourselves satiated until that day comes for blocks to get set and starters pistols to go off, Milesplit Minnesota will begin a series of interviews with some of the top returning athletes in the State. To lead things off will be Edina's standout hurdler, and their current 300 hurdle school record holder, Grant Fuller, who hopes to improve upon his third-place finish in that event last year.

Training Log: How the Edina Boys Manage the Long Break Until NXN Teri Durbin Nov 20, 2013

One mile into the NXN Heartland region meet on Nov. 10, the Edina (Minn.) boys had 322 points. If the race had been only a mile, they would have taken 12th place, more than 200 points behind the winners. But over the next mile, Edina made up 155 points and jumped up to third place. In the final 1.1, they passed other racers in droves; the 3-4-5 runners passed an average of 25 competitors each. (via Runner's World)

State Meet Preview - Girls Class A and Class AA Teri Durbin Jun 9, 2011

The Minnesota State High School League Track and Field State Tournament will be hosted at Klas Field on the Hamline University campus on June 10-11, 2011.  On June 10th the meet will begin with the Class AA 3200 race, followed by preliminary heats in several events.  Field events will also begin at 9am.  The Class A athletes will take the field at 3pm closing with the finals in the 3200 meter run at 4:50 pm (girls) and 5:05 pm (boys).  This also marks the first MSHSL State Track and Field Meet with wheelchair events.  Below is a quick preview into each event by class.

State Meet Preview - Boys Class A and Class AA Teri Durbin Jun 9, 2011

The Minnesota State High School League Track and Field State Tournament will be hosted at Klas Field on the Hamline University campus on June 10-11, 2011.  On June 10th we will begin with the Class AA 3200 race, followed by preliminary heats in several events.  Field events will also begin at 9am.  The Class A athletes will take the field at 3pm closing with the finals in the 3200 meter run at 4:50 pm (girls) and 5:05 pm (boys).  Below is a quick preview into each event by class.

Hamline elite track meet | kare11.com Apr 30, 2011

  ST. PAUL, Minn.  --  Minnesota's top high school track and field athletes were on display at the Hamline Elite Meet Friday. (via www.kare11.com)

Season's Final Class AA Rankings Nov 2, 2010

Season's final Class AA team and individual rankings, courtesy of RaceberryJam.  State Meet races begin at 1pm on Saturday, November 6th at St. Olaf College in Northfield.

EP cross-country: Girls send team, boys send three Oct 31, 2010

  You could say Friday's Section 6AA cross-country meet went off as expected. The No. 1 ranked Eden Prairie girls won their race, with ease, and advanced to next week's state meet.  (via scoreboardmn.ourvarsity.com)

October 11th Cross Country Polls Oct 11, 2010

In the Class A Girl's team rankings the top 6 remain relatively unchange with Blake and Fairmont changing places at #5 and #6.  Dover-Eyota/St. Charles jumps from #10 to #7 and Perham replaces Park Rapids at the #12 spot.  Individually the top 5 also remain the same.  Freshman Leah Jessen (Canby-Minneota) moves into the rankings at #6 following two impressive performances at Montevideo and Willmar.   The Class A Boy's rankings show very little change in the team lineup.  Individually, the top 5 also remain the same.  Byron Schuldt (Nevis) continues to move up in the polls and is at #6 this week.  Aaron Haley (Plainview-Elgin-Milville) returns to the rankings at #7 after dropping out last week and Nick Stokes (Canby-Minneota) and Charlie Lawrence (Foley) move into the rankings at #11 and # 12 respectively.   Class AA Girl's sees Minnetonka jumping from #12 to #6 and Wayzata and Roseville dropping down to #11 and #12 from the middle of the polls.  Individually, Maria Hauger (Shakopee) and Jamie Piepenburg (Alexandria) remain in the #1 and #2 spots and three new faces move into the polls:  Nicole Heitzman (Andover), Laura Lawton (Eden Prairie) and Steph Murray (Rochester Century) take over the #10, #11 and #12 spots.   Class AA Boy's has White Bear Lake dropping from #6 to #10 and Roseville moving into the rankings at #12.  Cole O'Brien makes an impressive move to the #3 spot following a strong performance at the Victoria Lions Invitational.  Kyle Bratrud (Eden Prairie) moves into the rankings at #8 and Christian Skaret (Minnetonka) moves in at #12.

Updated Polls for Class A and AA Oct 4, 2010

Once again, we see some movement in the polls, both for teams and individuals.  With the state meet only one month away, we will soon have the opportunity to see how all of this will play out!   In Class A Boys, the top 5 teams are shuffled around slightly but the rest of the field remains the same.  Individually, Brandon Clark's (The Blake School) impressive performance at Swain this weekend gives him the nod for a top 5 appearance while Jackson Lindquist (Esko) moves into the rankings at #6.  Brendan Skime (Thief River Falls) reappears in the rankings at #11 and Justin Cook (Jackson County Central) moves in at #12.   For Class A Girls, the top 5 teams hold their ground but there is some shuffling around in the remaining group, with Park Rapids moving in at #12 and Perham dropping out of the rankings.  Individually, Whitney Wilgenburg (Hills Beaver Creek/Ellsworth) makes an impressive entrance into the rankings, debuting at the #4 slot, following a 2nd place finish at Milaca and an impressive win at Murray County Central last week.  Marisa Shady (Esko) also moves into the rankings at #11.   In Class AA, both boys and girls team rankings remian unchanged as do the girls individual rankings.  For the boys, Mark Harries (Wayzata) moves in at #12 and Bryant Blahnik (Red Wing) jumps to #7.  

New CC Polls Following Big Weekend of Races Teri Durbin Sep 27, 2010

After a big weekend of races there are a few new names showing up in the polls this week. This past weekend saw over 7,500 Minnesota junior high and high school runners competing in races Friday afternoon and Saturday, making for a great opportunity to see some of MInnesota's top runners. 

Current Cross Country Rankings Teri Durbin Sep 21, 2010

There is some shifting at all levels this week, most notably Holy Family Catholic breaking into the top 5 for Girls Class A, Minnetonka dropping out of the top 5 in Girls Class AA.  The boys top 5 teams shift around but remain at the top of the polls in both Class A and AA.

Cross Country Polls Released Today Sep 7, 2010

Class AA ranking released today put both Eden Prairie's boys and girls cross country teams at the top.  Defending Class AA champions, Eden Prairie's boys maintain their #1 ranking from the pre-season polls.  The girls jumped from the #3 spot to #1.  In Class A, the Adrian girls replaced Waseca atop the rankings, while the Plainview-Elgin-Millville boys continue to hold the #1 spot in their poll.   Complete Class AA and Class A rankings can be found below.