CARROLLTON, Ga. - Tickets for the 2018 WESTPY Awards banquet were available on Monday, as the University of West Georgia department of athletics begins preparations for a night of celebration of the 2017-18 athletic year.

In the fifth year of the WESTPY Awards, the UWG Athletic department is making a few changes to the evening, beginning with a change in location from the Campus Center Ballroom to The Coliseum. As has become customary, the night will begin with a cocktail reception in the lobby area of The Coliseum at 6:30 p.m., then guests will descend onto The Coliseum floor for dinner and the ceremony at 7:00 p.m. 

This year's awards ceremony will include Male and Female Athlete of the Year and the coveted Mr. and Miss Wolf awards, as the top individual athletes from the year are recoginzed by the department with the Alpha trophy. Also awarded on the night will be the Men's and Women's Academic Team of the Year, the Team of the Year, and the Coach of the Year. 

Presenting the WESTPY Awards will be the Scott Evans Automotive Group and Advantage Office Solutions, two long-running corporate partners. The cost of the event is $75 per person and $600 per table. To purchase tickets, visit the WESTPY Registration Page, or contact JoAnn Morgan in the UWG Athletic office at or at 678-839-6533.