Fort Dodge Senior High's out-going Athletics Director was officially hired to serve as AD at the new Ankeny Centennial high school. The Ankeny Board of Education unanimously approved the hiring of Tom Kinseth on Monday, who will officially start his duties on July 1. Kinseth announced his retirement from Fort Dodge Senior High in February, and will be succeeded by Matt Elsbecker. Kinseth says the challenge of heading up a brand new athletics program is one he looks forward to:
In December, Kinseth was named the 2012 Iowa Athletic Directors Association's director of the year.