Coach Cooney has been coaching the girl's distance team at Blessed Trinity since 2012. Coach Cooney ran at the collegiate level at Appalachian State. She was a member of the Varsity Track and Field team at Blessed Trinity for four years in high school. Coach Cooney was a member of the BT record holding 1600 and 400 meter relay teams. She also formerly held the school record in the 200, 400, and 800 meters. She led Blessed Trinity to its first region championship and a 4th place finish at the state meet. She currently teaches kindergarten at Queen of Angels.