ROONEY'S WSU CAREER
RS-SENIOR (2009): Earned a varsity letter after appearing in 8 of WSU's games...served primarily as the Cougars' kickoff specialist...averaged 58.7 yards per kick on his 24 kickoffs on the season...recorded one touchback...made his only field goal attempt from 29 yards against Oregon State...registered a tackle each against California and Arizona.
RS-JUNIOR (2008): Earned a varsity letter after appearing in 11 of WSU's games...served as the Cougars' kickoff specialist...kicked off 34 times, averaging 59.2 yards per kick...recorded seven touchbacks...shared WSU's Special Teams Player of the Week award with Nico Grasu following Portland State game.
ROONEY'S EL CAMINO COLLEGE CAREER
SOPHOMORE (2006): Team won the California State Championship.
FRESHMAN (2005): Earned varsity letters for Coach Featherstone...team won conference championship.
ROONEY'S HIGH SCHOOL CAREER
Two-year letterwinner for head coach Steve Shevlin...played tight end and linebacker in addition to his kicking duties...SENIOR year was named all-league at tight end and all-area as an all-purpose player...was also named a Lions All-Star and a Gridiron All-Star.
Patrick Sheeran Rooney...born in Santa Monica, Calif...parents Robert and Katherine...brother Joseph played football at WNEC...enjoys surfing and sports...majoring in history.