Zach Dahleen
    Zach Dahleen

    Orland Park, Ill.

    High School:
    Carl Sandburg





    Salukis wrap up at NCAA West Region Prelims

    SIU will end up sending five athletes in six events to Eugene, Ore., on June 11-14 for the NCAA Outdoor Championships.


    Three more Salukis punch tickets for Eugene at Day Two of NCAA West Region Prelims

    Ashley Gaston (discus), Kyle Landon (freshman) and Curtis Wideman (hammer throw) each put in national qualifying performances on Friday.


    Salukis score three national qualifiers in the shot put at Day One of NCAA West Region Prelims

    Josh Freeman, Ashley Gaston and Alexus Scott each punched tickets to Eugene, Ore., after finishing in the top-12 in the shot put on Thursday.


    SIU ready to send 13 student-athletes to the NCAA West Region Prelims

    Senior Kenya Culmer was added to the women's high jump after medical scratches earlier this week.


    Salukis qualify 12 student-athletes for NCAA West Region Preliminary Round Championships

    The NCAA West Region Preliminary Round Championships will be held May 29-31 at the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville, Ark.


    2014 MVC Outdoor Championships, Day Three

    Photos from the final day of the MVC Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Carbondale, Ill. 5.18.14


    2014 MVC Outdoor Championships, Day One

    Photos from Day One of the 2014 MVC Outdoor Championships in Carbondale, Ill. 5.16.14


    2014 Bill Cornell Spring Classic, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the 2014 Bill Cornell Spring Classic, 3.29.14.


    2012 MVC Outdoor Championships

    2012 MVC Outdoor Championships

    TFRRS Bio

    MVC Champion, Mile and 3000m (Indoor)
    Indoor MVC Most Valuable Male Athlete
    Participated during indoor season only; sat out outdoor season due to injury...Won the mile run four out of the five times he ran in the event...Also posted a win in the 800 meter race at the GVSU Big Meet...Ran at the last-chance Alex Wilson Invitational, where he finished eighth in the mile at 4:01.41...Fell less than two seconds shy of qualifying for the national meet in the mile...MVC Track Athlete of the Week (Jan. 15).

    MVC Champion, Mile (Indoor)
    MVC Champion, Distance Medley (Indoor)
    Second Team All-American (Outdoor)
    Set Indoor Record for Mile - 4:00.16
    Set Outdoor Record for 1500m - 3:41.10
    Competed in four events in six meets during the indoor season (Mile, 800m, 3000m, 5000m)...Had five combined wins in the indoor season...NCAA qualifier and second-team All-American in the outdoor season in the 1500m race...MVC Champion in the 1500m race...Competed in two events (800m and 1500m) in eight meets during the outdoor season...Set two school records in the indoor mile (4:00.16) and outdoor 1500m (3:41.10)...Notched two wins, eight top-ten finishes, seven of those in the top-five.

    MVC Champion, Distance Medley (Indoor)
    All-MVC Honors, Mile
    Placed first in the 800m at the GVSU Invitational with a time of 1:52.48...Notched a second place finish in the 1 Mile at the MVC Indoor Championships with a time of 4:13:00. During the outdoor season earned two first place finishes in the 1500m at the Joey Haines and War Eagle Invitational...Participated in the 800m and 1500m MVC Outdoor Championships...Event Champion as part of the Distance Medley Relay Team at the MVC Indoor Championships.

    MVC Champion, 1500m (Outdoor)
    Qualified for the USATF Junior Championships in Des Moines, Iowa...Competed in 13 events during the 2009-10 season, where he compiled 10 top ten finishes during the season...Won the 800m race at the McDonald's Invitational with a time of 1:55.09...Finished in seventh place in the 1500m at the USATF Junior Championships with a time of 3:54.97.

    High School
    Four-time all-conference, two-time all-region and all-sectional and two-time all-state honoree during prep career...Set a personal-best mark in the three-mile run with a time of 14:33 during senior season...Was the state runner-up in 2009 in the 1600m...Ran a 4:10 mile and a 1:54 half-mile...Captured regional and sectional titles as a junior and senior.

    Majoring in information systems technology...Born on June 21, 1991...Son of Victor and Darcie Dahleen...Has one brother.