2018 Recipient

Wes Patterson, a 2007 Briarcrest graduate, was a three-sport athlete, lettering in Baseball, Basketball and Golf.
On the baseball team, Wes was named All-District, All-State as well as Baseball America Preseason All-American. Wes continued playing baseball at University of Tennessee Martin becoming an All-American his freshman year. At UT Martin, Wes still holds the record for Career Home Runs, RBIs and single season RBIs. After college, Wes played baseball professionally in the Australian Baseball League.

In 2015, Wes became a professional golfer and in 2017 became a Long Drive Professional. He is also a Long Drive member on Team USA. In the 2017 World Long Drive Championships, Wes ranked 5th place. Wes is currently ranked 25th in the Long drive for the world rankings in 2018 with his longest drive recorded as 457 yards.

Wes currently lives in Jupiter, Florida and is engaged to Madison Jenkins.