George Lesyw

Forward, Football player

1957 –

35

Who is George Lesyw?

George Lesyw was an American soccer forward who played three seasons in the Major Indoor Soccer League. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Lesyw graduated from Cardinal Dougherty High School in Philadelphia. He then attended Temple University where he played on the men's soccer team from 1975 to 1978. His twenty-six career goals puts him sixth on the Temple Owls career goals list. He was a 1978 First Team All American soccer player. In 1978, Lesyw played for the U.S. team at the World University Games. In 1979, he signed with the Philadelphia Fever of the Major Indoor Soccer League and played three seasons with the Fever.

In 1982, he became the head coach of the Philadelphia Ukrainians.

He died on March 5, 2005.

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Born
Jan 1, 1957
Philadelphia
Nationality
  • United States of America
Education
  • Temple University
  • Cardinal Dougherty High School

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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