Prep/Prior to UIC: Spent the past two seasons at Oakton (Ill.) Community College ... Helped lead the junior college to back-to-back conference championships and one regional title ... Prepped at Maine East High School, where he was a four-year letterwinner ... Was a three-year All-Central Suburban League honoree, and led the Blue Demons to three conference championships ... Chalked up All-County honors as a junior ... Played club soccer for Chicago Wind SC in the U.S., and MKS Pogan Szczecin/KGHM Zaglebie Lubin in Poland ... Member of two third-place teams in the respective European Championships and Youth Polish Cup with KGHM Zaglebie Lubin.
Personal: Son of Katarzyna and Dariusz Lewandowski ... Birthplace is Wroclaw, Poland ... Both parents played professional sports at the European club level, with Dariusz enjoying a professional soccer stint ... Biggest "athletic thrill" is being called up to play for the Under-16 Polish National Team in 2007 ... Born September 17, 1991.