Coach Pilat has been the head lacrosse coach at Division III power Roanoke College since 1989. He is the winningest coach in the history of Roanoke Lacrosse and runs some of the most popular and successful lacrosse camps in the country.
Coach Pilat is a former 3 Time All American Goalie at Roanoke College and has been inducted into the Roanoke College Athletic Hall of Fame and the NJ Chapter of US Lacrosse Hall of Fame.
Coach Pilat has led his Roanoke teams to over 300 victories and a trip to the NCAA Championship game in 1992. He has produced over 90 College All Americans and has been selected as Conference Coach of the Year a record 9 times! His 2005 and 2006 teams at Roanoke had a combined record of 30 wins and 6 losses and ended the season ranked in the top 3 in Division III. The 2009 Roanoke team was ranked #1 in Division III for 3 weeks in April! The 2010 Roanoke team finished with a record of 18 wins to only 3 losses and another top 5 ranking in the Nation! In 2011, Coach Pilat's Maroons earned another trip to the Division III Final Four in the NCAA Tournament! It was Coach Pilat's 4th time taking his team to the Final Four.