Ortega enters his first season at Clark University as the assistant men’s soccer coach beginning in the Fall of 2018.
Ortega comes to Clark after serving as the assistant men’s soccer coach at Colby-Sawyer for three seasons. He joined the Charger’s coaching staff after a stellar four-year career for them at the forward position. He finished his career with the second most points (72), second most goals (28) and fourth most assists (16) in program history. Ortega was named to the All-NAC Second Team and finished 2014 ranked 27th in the nation with five game-winning goals. He was named All-NAC First Team in 2013 after collecting 29 points on 13 goals and three assists.
Ortega also coached with the Lightning Soccer Club in New Hampshire with their U14, U15, U16, and U17 boys’ teams.
Ortega graduated from Colby-Sawyer in 2015 with his Bachelor’s Degree in Sport Management.