Frank West has had experience in the collegiate and professional league since 1990. He began his career in 1990, where he started all four years at Illinois State University. After his collegiate career, West signed with the Arizona Cardinals in 1995, and went on to play with other teams in the Canadian Football League and the Arena Football League’s Developmental League. As far his coaching experience, West coached for the Peoria Pirates in 2003, as well as the Defensive Backs Coach at University High School in 2010. He joined the Bloomington Edge in 2006, where he continues to coach defensive backs. West is married to his wife Nicole, and has two children named Franky and Jazmin.