Coach Silvera is a 1978 Graduate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy NY where he lettered in football and Lacrosse. 2018 will mark his 15 season as head coach .He has been the head coach of the Webb Boys Varsity Lacrosse team since its inception in 2004. A former Webb parent his son Douglas was Webb class of 2006. Coach Silvera is an off campus coach and resides in Niota TN . with his wife Angelia on their farm.
Highlights 13 consecutive years qualifying for the Tennessee Scholastic Lacrosse Association Playoffs (T.S.L.A.) 3 T.S.L.A. Eastern Region Division 2 Championships 1 Greater Knoxville Lacrosse Championship 3 T.S.L.A.Final Fours 1 T.S.L.A. State Runner-up Coached Over 30 T.S.L.A. All Region and T.S.L.A. All State Players 2005 U.S. Lacrosse TN Man of the Year 2 time President T.S.L.A.
Statement of Philosophy "It is not the objective of the Lacrosse staff at Webb School to teach our players how to play lacrosse.It is our objective to teach our student athletes how to be excellent.Lacrosse is merely the vehicle we use to do that."