The Urbandale Athletic Department announced late Monday that David Roney has been named the Head Girls Cross Country Coach at Urbandale High School. Roney replaces Dan Davis who resigned after 21 years at the helm of the girls program.
Roney led the Girls program at Des Moines Roosevelt from 2016 – 2018. During that time, the Roughriders placed 8th in 2017 and 11th in 2018 and were Metro Conference Champions in 2016 and 2018; in 2017 the team was the Regional Champion.
Roney currently works in the Des Moines Public Schools as an Assessment Coordinator.