This scholarship was established by Gary and Flip West in honor of Zach Amedro, a WLU Football alumnus and current assistant coach. Mr. Amedro was two-time NCAA Division II All-American while playing for West Liberty, and hold the program records for total offensive yards, touchdown passes, and pass completions. A native of Moundsville, W.Va., Amedro was an all-state quarterback at John Marshall High School and transferred to West Liberty after sitting out a redshirt year at Appalachian State.
Gary West ’58 is a former member of the WLU Football team and one of the University’s most distinguished alumni. A very successful businessman, Gary and his Wife, Flip have given generously to West Liberty University. The West Family Stadium, West Family Athletic Complex and Gary E. West College of Business are all named in their honor.
This scholarship is awarded to members of the WLU Football team.