Overview

More than 20 Club Sports provide undergraduate and graduate students an opportunity to learn, participate and compete against other schools in a variety of team sports. The clubs have coaches and are partially-funded by the University. Some clubs also have individual dues and fundraising activities that supplement University funding.



Archery

Contact: Faculty Representative – Dr. Christy Roberts at Robertch@lewisu.edu




Badminton

Contact (Competitive): Sara Erl at SaraAErl@lewisu.edu or Stephen Kim at taewonkim@lewisu.edu

Contact (Recreational): Cody Dirck at Codyhdirck@lewisu.edu




Baseball

Lewis Club baseball belongs to the NCBA, Division 2, District V South Conference. Our conference consists of Northern Illinois, University of Illinois, DePaul, Augustana and Columbia. Practice is typically held on Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday based on night class schedules. Competitions are on weekends and occasional week nights due to weather. Games are held at the Lewis University Baseball field and Romeoville High School.

Contact: Justin Carricato at Justincarricato@lewisu.edu or Jawuan Burks at Jawuansburks@lewisu.edu




Basketball (Men's)

Contact: Jill Siegfried at siegfrji@lewisu.edu




Bass Fishing

Contact: James Simeon at Jamessimeon@lewisu.edu




Beach Volleyball

Contact: Tyler Dundek at Tdundek@lewisu.edu




Belegarth

We are a Co-Rec/Co-Ed on campus LARPing group where the role play is optional. A safe, dynamic, fast paced, full contact sport. Think paintball with swords! Practice is typically Monday and Friday from 3p.m.-6p.m.  Come and go as you need. Weather permitting competition takes place outside on the green in front of the Rec Center, or inside the Fieldhouse on court 3.

Contact: Faculty Representative – Dr. Liz Sturm at Sturmel@lewisu.edu




Chess

Contact: Jill Siegfried at siegfrji@lewisu.edu




Flyerettes Dance Team

The Flyerettes Dance team participates in local dance competitions and also provides game time and half-time entertainment at Lewis Basketball games. The team practices twice a week. The team is also involved in various fundraising opportunities to supplement our team activities.

Contact: Nicole Bratton at Nicolesbratton@lewisu.edu




Golf (Co-Ed)

Contact: Jill Siegfried at siegfrji@lewisu.edu




Ice Hockey

Lewis currently has 2 teams – one participating in ACHA D2 and one in ACHA D3. Teams practice twice weekly at Canlan Ice in Romeoville. The teams play a rigorous schedule competing against a variety of schools in Illinois, Michigan, Wisconsin and Minnesota. Games are typically played at home on Friday night and Saturday afternoon. Tryouts are typically held in August prior to the start of school.

Contact: Paul Madej 8at hockeydad2@ymail.com




Jiu Jitsu

Jiu Jitsu Club practices twice weekly in the Group Exercise Room of the Rec Center. You can obtain more information by contacting the team leaders:

Contact: Tyler Dundek at Tdundek@lewisu.edu




Outdoor Adventure

Outdoor Adventure is one of our newest clubs. We venture out on the weekends for kayaking, hiking, horseback riding, camping, paintball and skiing. Dues are based on the trips that you travel with the group and are nominal. For more information and to join the group contact: Tyler Dundek at Tdundek@lewisu.edu




Rugby (Men's)

The Lewis University Rugby team is a competitive club team at Lewis.  We play other schools from around the state and compete in tournaments as well. We play all year round with our competitive season in the fall and the friendly season in the spring. Practice is on Tuesdays and Thursdays with competitions on Saturday. Games are played at Lewis behind Dorothy Day Residence Hall.




Rugby (Women's)

Contact: Faculty Representative – Eric Spangler at spangler@lewisu.edu




Run Club (Co-Ed)

The Run Club is a newly established club at Lewis University. Run club provides a group setting for runs and workouts of all levels. Members can be competitive or non-competitive. Practices are Tuesdays and Thursdays at 4 p.m. There is currently not a fee for participation.




Scuba Diving

Contact: Eric Spangler at spangler@lewisu.edu




Soccer (Men's)

Practice varies.

Contact: Xavier Gonzalez at xavieragonzalez@lewisu.edu




Table Tennis (Co-Ed)

Contact: Sean Gallagher at sgallagher3@lewisu.edu




Ultimate Frisbee (Co-Ed)

Ultimate typically practices once per week. They play in tournaments 3-4 times per semester. The tournaments are typically on Saturday and Sunday. The team dues vary based on the trips that you take with the team.

Contact: Cayle Blazonczyk at cjeblaz@gmail.com




Volleyball (Men's)

Lewis Men’s Club Volleyball is one of the prominent and competitive sports clubs at Lewis. Part of the Midwest Plains Valley Conference, Lewis has done very well over the years, earning two Conference Championships, one year including a high standing in the National tournament. They are looking to improve with new talent and optimized chemistry. The club hosts a home tournament in the fall, and potentially one of the conference tournaments in the spring. Practices are Tuesday and Thursday, 8-10 p.m. Competitions are scheduled with IU, Iowa, and Iowa State in fall and with SLU Mizzou in spring.

Contact: Lucas Kilmer at LKilmer@lewisu.edu or 630-631-2320




Volleyball (Women's)

The Women's Club Volleyball team officially started in 2016. While the team is still young, the players are very excited to see what the future holds for them! Practices are held twice a week and is determined based on the team availability. The team attends between 3-5 weekend tournaments each semester. This club is a great way to stay in shape, make friends, and continue to play the sport you love! The team is always looking to add experienced players, so feel free to reach out!




Water Polo (Co-Ed)

The Water Polo Club team is made up of players who played all through their high school career, and players who have never picked up a water polo ball. Together the team meets up to help teach inexperienced players the sport, work on their skills, get in a workout, and most importantly, have fun. The club has competed against Harper Community College and plans to expand in size to compete against more clubs in the area. Practice is held on Tuesday nights.

Contact: Theo Papadimitriou at Theofiloskpapadimi@lewisu.edu




Weightlifting (Co-Ed)

Contact: Sean Gallagher at Sgallagher3@lewisu.edu