Elite Program Head Coach
Birthplace: El Paso, Texas
Cell: (915) 472-1222
- USSF D License
- USC Advanced National
- MS Health and Human Performance
Torres most recently served as the head women’s soccer coach at top 20 perennial JUCO powerhouse Indian Hills Community College, where his Lady Warriors finished 2nd in the region behind eventual national Champions Iowa Western. Ulysus ended up in his first collegiate head coaching job after one year as the men’s assistant coach at the University of Northwestern Ohio, an NAIA program in Lima, OH. The Racers produced a 9-6-4 overall record last season and reached the finals of the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference (WHAC) tournament.
Prior to his time with the Racers, Torres coached the Coastal Bend College (TX) men’s soccer program to its first-ever National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I National Tournament appearance in 2021 after winning the program’s first-ever NJCAA Region XIV regular season title. The Cougars defeated four nationally ranked opponents and finished ninth in the nation, its best finish in school history. The program also placed 100% of its student-athletes at four-year universities, with 80% receiving scholarship offers to the next level.
Torres received a master’s of Health & Human Performance degree from the University of the Cumberlands and a bachelor’s degree in Health & Human Performance with a concentration in Fitness & Management from George Fox University.
Torres played three seasons at George Fox and also competed in the National Premier Soccer League in Portland, OR for two seasons.
Torres holds a United Soccer Coaches (USC) Advanced National Diploma and is currently working towards his United States Soccer Federation (USSF) C License.
In his spare time, Ulysus enjoys spending time with his family, playing and watching all sports with his two sons Gabriel and Eli, and always has time for a good movie and city adventure.