Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday
#40 Luke Soroko
Position: Right Handed Pitcher
Bats: R
Throws: R
Height: 6'0"
Weight: 220
Year: Junior
Hometown: Valencia, Calif.
High School: Valencia HS
Experience: 1 Letter

Career Statistics | 2014

Arizona 2015
Pitched in a third of an inning against Eastern Michigan in a 16-3 win … Did not pitch in another game during the 2015 season due to injury.

Arizona 2014
Appeared in three games for the Wildcats, all out of the bullpen … Charged with three earned runs allowed on four hits with a strikeout over 1.1 innings of relief against Seton Hall (3/2) … Retired only batter faced on two pitches in midweek appearance against Utah Valley (2/18) … Tossed 2.0 innings with two runs – one earned – allowed on two hits to go with a strikeout against Kent State (2/15) in his first collegiate pitching appearance.

High School

Earned varsity letters under coach Jared Snyder at Valencia High School in Valencia, Calif. … Named 2013 All-Foothill League Second Team … Posted a 6-4 record with a 2.14 earned run average as a senior … Registered 47 strikeouts in 65.1 innings while limiting opponents to a .213 batting average … Tossed third no-hitter in school history on April 26, 2013. Struck out six and faced one over the minimum in seven innings … Teammate of Jared Oliva … School honor roll senior year.

Graduated from Valencia High School in Valencia, Calif., in 2013… Born in Valencia, Calif., in 1995 … Son of Bella Soroko … Has one older brother, Max … Father, Mark, played baseball for UCLA and was drafted by the Texas Rangers … Hobbies include hiking, other outdoor activities and helping in the community… Career ambitions include a working in sports and/or journalism … Pregame ritual includes taking 20-minute showers before games … Rooms with teammate Jared Oliva … Considers his mother the most inspirational person in his life … Is enrolled in the Eller College of Management as a pre-business major.