The 2017 campaign will be Coach Soldano's first year as pitching coach for the Norse program
He joins the Norse coaching staff after spending the past two years at Heidelberg University (Ohio) where he was a graduate assistant baseball coach
While at Heidelberg he was in charge of off-season recruiting, created strength and conditioning segments for the baseball team on a daily basis, and was in also in charge of the pitching staff
He has also served as the head baseball coach for the Illinois Baseball Academy and also worked as a training camp counselor for the Mid-West Baseball Academy located in Chicago, Illinois for six years
While playing for North Park University, he was a two-time first team College Conference of Illinois and Wisconsin (CCIW) and was named the league's Pitcher of the Year in 2012.
That same year he was named American Baseball Coaches Association All-American and D3baseball.com Pitcher of the Year