Patrick Wells
Height: 6-1
Weight: 183
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Franklin, Tenn.
High School: Battle Ground Academy
Position: DB

Projected 2016 graduate of Battle Ground (DII-A) coach was Roc Batten...saw action at cornerback, free safety, strong safety, and linebacker...three-year starter...totaled 241 tackles, including 20 for-loss, six forced fumbles, five interceptions, and 10 pass deflections in his career...served as team captain and earned Tennessee Sportswriters Association first team all-state honors in 2015 after totaling 128 tackles, three pickoffs 11 tackles for-loss, and three fumble recoveries...second team All-Midstate choice (all divisions)...twice named all-district and was tabbed district defensive player of the year his senior year...totaled 72 tackles and a pair of interceptions as a junior in helping BGA to a 10-3 season and state runner-up finish, losing to Webb School of Knoxville, 38-21, in championship game...also plays baseball..batted .325 with a .489 on base percentage in 2015.

Personal:  Full name is Timothy Patrick Wells...born August 23, 1997, in Franklin, Tennessee...son of Tim and Amy Wells.  has a sister, Haley, and a brother, Michael...uncle played baseball at Vanderbilt and was member of 1981 SEC championshpi team...grandfather was a defensive back and kicker at Georgia Tech who later played in the AFL.