Kohl Orner enters his first season with the North Carolina Wesleyan women's soccer program after joining the Battling Bishops in the summer of 2018. Orner comes to Rocky Mount after completing a one-year graduate assistantship at USA South foe Averett University.
Orner is a graduate of Division II Millersville University where he enjoyed a successful collegiate career with the Marauders, earning both All-Conference and All-Region honors as a senior goalkeeper. That same season, Orner led MU to Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference Championship and NCAA Tournament appearances, notching ten shutouts and playing every minute of every match. A native of Lancaster, Pennsylvania, he finished his career with the best goals against average in program history (0.790) and was named a PSAC scholar-athlete. Orner received his B.S. in Education, Technology and Engineering Education from Millersville in December of 2016.
In addition to his coaching duties, Orner will also assist with Wesleyan's Student-Athlete Advisory Committee. He is slated to complete his US Soccer National D licensure in December of 2018 and will also be receiving his Master's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Averett that same month.