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Dakota Lyons

Forward

Player profile

  • Year Fr.
  • Hometown Mettawa, Ill.
  • Club Eclipse Select Soccer Club/Chicago Eclipse
  • High School Libertyville

Prior to Ohio State

  • Helped lead Eclipse Select to an ECNL 2021 National Championship
  • U18/19 Midwest Conference Champions – ECNL 2021 / ECNL 2020 / ECNL 2019 / DA 2017/2018 / ECNL 2017
  • Was also a standout on the track, earning four varsity letters
  • School record holder in the 400m and Long Jump
  • State qualifier in 2019 and 2021, finishing 5th at state in the 400m in 2021
  • 1st Place at Sectionals in the 400m and Long Jump in 2021)
  • 1st Place at Sectionals in the 200m in 2019
  • Most Valuable Sprinter Award in 2019, MVP Award in 2021
  • Was a National Honor Society Member and an IHSA North Suburban Conference Academic Award honoree in 2021
  • Has volunteered with AYSO to help kids with disabilities
  • Played on the 2021 Chicago Red Stars Reserves Team