|Hometown:||Maple Valley, Wash.|
|High School:||Liberty HS '12|
*** Academic Honors Candidate ***
2014: Listed as the backup at quarterback on the preseason depth chart. In three spring scrimmages, he completed 19-of-33 passes for 337 yards, five touchdowns and no interceptions. He also rushed for 28 yards on nine carries. In the Red-White Spring Game he was 6-of-9 for 84 yards and a pair of TDs.
2013: Did not play in any games but was on the roster as a non-lettering squad member. He completed 5-of-10 passes for 79 yards and a pair of touchdowns in the Red-White Spring Game. In three total spring scrimmages, he completed 9-of-24 passes for 113 yards and two touchdowns.
2012: Redshirted. Was selected as the team’s offensive scout team player of the week twice.
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: Major undeclared but considering business administration. Born 8/19/94 in Bellevue, Wash. His parents are Jody and Sam West. He has one younger brother, Nathan, who is a high school junior 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.