Salisbury University - B.S.
Salisbury University - M.Ed
Kevin joined VES in 2019 to serve as head coach of the boys varsity lacrosse program at VES, teach Economics, assist with building our summer programming and serve on a duty team.
For the last 16 years, Kevin has been the head boys lacrosse coach at Worcester Prep School in Berlin, Maryland, where he coached five All-Americans and six academic All-Americans, and helped 23 student-athletes play in the NCAA, including seven Division I players at schools such as Harvard, University of Pennsylvania, Georgetown, St. John’s and Furman.
Originally from Centerport, NY, Kevin won two National JUCO Lacrosse Championships at Nassau Community College before playing two years at Salisbury University in Maryland. After working on Wall Street for one year, Kevin went back to Salisbury where he served as assistant lacrosse coach under Jim Berkman, the all-time winningest coach in the NCAA. Kevin helped Salisbury improve each year, culminating with Salisbury’s first-ever appearance in the national championship game in 1991.
After receiving his master’s degree from Salisbury, Kevin went on to be an assistant lacrosse coach at the University of Notre Dame, where he helped the Fighting Irish to their second appearance in the NCAA Division I tournament. Kevin’s first head coaching job was at Shenandoah University in Winchester, Virginia, where he started the program and worked in the Admissions department. After spending five years at Shenandoah, Kevin moved back to New York to start a program at SUNY Delhi College, where he also worked as an enrollment counselor. In 2002, Delhi finished 6th in the country and Kevin was awarded the National Junior College Lacrosse Coach of the Year. Kevin is married to Silvia Gates, and they have two children, Mac and Carlie.