UIC will travel to Northern Illinois Saturday afternoon
Aleksov led UIC to pair of 3-1 wins last week
Aleksov, Beard score first goals of the season
Ivan Stanisavljevic scores fifth goal of the season
Joel Salmeron scores game-winner in 84th minute
Prep/Prior to UIC: Four-year starting midfielder at Naperville North ... Helped lead the Huskies to four-straight DuPage Valley Conference Championships ... Garnered IHSSCA All-State honors as a senior, and was a three-time All-Conference selection ... Collected Chicago Sun Times All-Area plaudits as a senior ... Scored 34 goals and tallied 18 assists during high school career ... During senior campaign, scored 18 goals and totaled 14 assists ... During Lindberg's tenure, NNHS went 75-12-9 ... Named Naperville North's Outstanding Senior Male Athlete (2012) ... Played club soccer with Ajax FC Chicago ... Club was a 2012 Illinois State Cup Finalist, a 2010 U.S. Club Cup National Finalist, and the 2011 Nike Academy Showcase Champion.
Personal: Son of Barbara and Larry Lindberg ... Has one older sister, Courtney ... Was a two-sport standout, also captaining the boys' basketball team to its first conference championship in 14 years ... Distinguished Honor Roll (4.0 GPA or higher) for all eight semesters of high school, and an Illinois State Scholar ... Volunteered for SIFE (Soccer Is For Everyone) Soccer Camp ... Biggest "athletic thrill" is NNHS's overtime win over defending state champion Lyons Township during Super-Sectionals in 2010 ... Born October 9, 1993, in Hinsdale, Ill.