Ice Hockey - Varsity Boys
The Austin Prep Men's Hockey Program competes in the Catholic Central League and in Div.1 of the MIAA
CCL Champions: 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016
MIAA State Champions: 1989, 1986
Super 8 Finalists: 2014, 2013
Coach Pappas has been with the Men's Varsity Hockey program at Austin Prep since 2012 and became the Head Coach of the program in 2017. The team captured CCL Championships in both 2017 and 2018 under his direction, including an MIAA Super 8 Finalist run in 2018.
Coach Pappas also is a coach for the Boston American hockey Program and for the Valley Jr. Warriors Program. He attended high school and played hockey at both Malden Catholic and New Preparatory School. He played college hockey at Westfield State.
Steve Silverthorn is in his third year at Austin Prep and is a graduate of Colgate University.
Prior to arriving at Austin Prep, Mr. Silverthorn served as a Division I Men's Hockey assistant coach at Bentley University, managed a hockey training facility and played professional hockey for eight seasons.
Upon graduating from Colgate, Steve spent three seasons in the Dallas Stars organization playing for their AHL and ECHL teams. He also spent four seasons playing in Germany.
In addition to being the Director of Admissions, Steve is also an assistant coach on the boys varsity hockey team.
Steve and his wife, Charlotte, are the proud parents of four children.