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Kelley Rooney
Kelley Rooney

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Fair Oaks, Calif.

High School:
Del Campo HS

Last College:
American River College

Height:
5-7

Event:
Mid-Distance

Personal Bests:
One-Mile - 5:36.96 (indoor)

2009 (CROSS COUNTRY): Competed in five meets ... Ran a best time of 22:11 in the 5K at the Gulf Coast Stampede ... Best finish was 16th at the USM Open ... Senior (INDOOR): Did not compete due to injury ... (OUTDOOR): Did not compete due to injury ... 2008 (CROSS COUNTRY): Did not compete in any meets during the fall ... Junior (INDOOR): Ran a season-best time of 5:36.96 in the one-mile ... (OUTDOOR): Did not compete in any meets ... 2007 (CROSS COUNTRY): Competed in five cross country meets during the fall ... Ran a season-best time of 20:36.70 in the 5K ... Recorded three top 20 finishes ... Community College: Competed for one season at American River College for Coach Jennette Alred-Powless ... Ran season-best times of 5:05 in the 1,500 meters, 2:25 in the 800 meters and 1:01.0 in the 400 meters ... Received all-conference honors ... Named her team's MVP ... High School: Attended Del Campo High School where she was a three-year letterwinner ... Posted personal best times of 5:26 in the 1,600 meters and 2:26 in the 800 meters ... Earned all-league honors in the 800 and two-mile ... Named her team's MVP ... Personal: Daughter of Thomes and Teresa Rooney ... A political science major with a minor in speech communication.

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