Silverton Sharks: Meet the Coaches

Coaches for the 2022 Summer Season

Head Coach – Nikki Westlake

I’m honored to return as Silverton’s Head Coach this summer! I’ve been a Shark since I was 10 years old, and this will be my 4th year coaching. Last summer was so much fun, but I know this summer will be even better. Swim fast and see you soon!


Assistant Coach – MC Kistler

Hi sharks! I’m coach MC, and this will be my second year with you all. If you don’t know me, I have been a swim instructor, coach, and swimmer for about 12 years. I am currently swimming with YOTA in their Senior 2 group, and I look forward to working with you all again this year. Go Sharks!

Assistant Coach – Savannah Snow

Hey Sharks, my name is Savannah Snow and I am so excited to be an assistant coach again this year. This will be my 11th year on the team! I also swim for Cary High and will be a senior next year. I can’t wait to meet you all and have a great summer. 


Junior Coach – Jenny Westlake

Hey Sharks! I’m Jenny Westlake and this will be my 9th year as a Shark and my second year as one of your Junior Coaches on the Silverton Sharks Swim Team! I am so excited to be a Junior Coach again this year and bring even more enthusiasm and team spirit this summer! Let’s go Sharks!!   

Junior Coach – Jordan Matz

Hey Sharks! My name is Jordan Matz. This will be my 11th summer at Silverton. I have been swimming year round since I was 5 and really love the sport. I also enjoy playing volleyball, going to the beach, and playing video games. Looking forward to having a great summer. Go sharks!


Junior Coach – Emilia Smith

Hello Sharks! I’m Emilia Smith and this is my 12th year swimming for Silverton! I swim at Cardinal Gibbons and am so excited to be one of your Junior Coaches this year! I can’t wait to work with you all more this summer!