Solomon “Solly” Hilton - Club Director / Coach
Dedicated his life to developing future soccer players in central Ohio.
- High School All American
- Professional Player – N.Y. Cosmos (Pele’s teammate), New York Arrows, Philadelphia Fever, Tampa Bay Rowdies and the Columbus Capitals
- MISL Philadelphia Fever, MISL New York Arrows
- AISL Columbus Capitals, AISL Tampa Bay Rowdies, AISL Dayton Dynamo – Player-Coach
- "Solly" was selected as one of the top 100 individuals in Ohio by MLS all State salute to soccer in 2000
- Numerous league and tournament championship teams.
- National League Runner Up, Regional Championships and 15 State Cup Championship teams, most recently U11 Girls 2011 Champions.
- High School coach for Westerville North and DeSales High Schools
- He has coached both high school and select soccer in the Columbus area.
- Director of coaching COSA Express between 1986 to 2007 winning over 13 OSYSA State Cup Championships, 1 Regional Championship, and National Runner up in 1988.
- Coach of U11 Girls State Cup Championship 2011.
- Coach Hilton has earned a reputation of developing technically advanced players by focusing on the fundamentals of passing, receiving, and moving the ball with creativity and confidence.
- Reestablished Express in 2014 through WASA