Rooney, Latham to third team all-state

West Fork's Kyle Rooney closes in on one of his solo tackles this season. Rooney earned third team all-state by the IPSWA, announced this morning. (File photo)

DES MOINES — West Fork gained a pair of third-team all-state football players by the Iowa Print Sports Writers Association (IPSWA), announced early Tuesday morning.


Senior linebacker Kyle Rooney and junior running back Ian Latham both were voted first team by the IPSWA after posting a 4-5 season, the Warhawks’ best in five years.


Rooney followed up a strong season with 91 total tackles with two for losses for first-year coach James Perez. He was a two-time first-team all-district player.

Read the full story in the Nov. 22 print editions of the Sheffield Press and Pioneer Enterprise.