Tabbed No. 2 in the nation entering 2014, the Trojans are defying the odds and gunning for another crown.
THIS SEASON: Silvers enters his first season of competition at USC.
2013: Silvers redshirted his first season at USC.
HIGH SCHOOL: Silvers scored 33 goals as a senior in helping Newport Harbor to an undefeated league finish... Earned first team all-league honors as a senior... Was a second team all-league selection as a junior when Newport Harbor won the 2011 league championship... Played club for Rose Bowl and Newport WPC... An honor student.
PERSONAL: Silvers is majoring in engineering... Parents are Craig and Arlene... Has two sisters, Cristen and Chelsea, and two brothers, Scott and Nick... Sister Chelsea also played water polo at USC and was a member of two NCAA championship teams... Nick was a member of the USC men's team... Enjoys being in the ocean, fishing, surfing, bodysurfing and lifeguarding in his free time... Born Sept. 27, 1994.