20   Dennis Lysenka
Dennis Lysenka

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Minsk, Belarus

High School:
Niles West

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 190

Position:
M

Birthdate:
08/19/1988


Joined the team in the spring of 2009.

High School: Earned all-conference first team honors his junior and senior year. Helped Niles West become Central Suburban League champions his senior year. Scored a game-winning goal against Loyola in the Northwest Invitational championship.

Club: Competed with FC Smena Minsk in Belarus and FC Chicago. FC Smena Minsk won the Barcelona International Tournament in 2001, was runner-up in both the Estonia International in 2002 and Austria International in 1999. Five time Minsk junior champions.

Personal: Born Aug. 19, 1988 in Minsk, Belarus. Son of Natallia and Anatol Lysenka. Treasurer of the NIU Evans Scholars Chapter. Enjoys tennis, golf, chess, piano, camping and reading.