|Hometown:||Maple Valley, Wash.|
|High School:||Liberty HS '12|
HS: Graduated from Liberty HS in Renton, Wash., in 2012. He earned All-Kingco 3A Conference honors as a senior, with the other two quarterbacks honored now playing in the Pac-12 Conference (Jeff Lindquist/Washington and Tyler Hasty/Oregon State). In 10 games in the 2011 season, West completed 56 percent of his passes (132-of-236) for 2,051 yards (15.5 yards per completion) and 15 touchdowns. He also rushed for 386 yards and five more scores. He was injured much of the year, but closed his career by completing 20-of-29 passes for 323 yards and four touchdowns, as well as one TD rushing, versus Ingraham (11/4/11). He also was a starter on the varsity basketball team at Liberty.
Personal: Born 8/19/94 in Bellevue, Wash. Intends on majoring in business management. His parents are Jody and Sam West. He has one younger brother, Nathan, who is a high school freshman at O’Dea High School in Seattle. His grandfather, Pat West, played football for the University of Southern California and later played fullback in the NFL for the Cleveland/Los Angeles Rams and the Green Bay Packers. He had 457 rushing yards and five touchdowns in four seasons in the NFL (1945-48), then closed his career by playing in 1949 for the Edmonton Eskimos in the CFL.