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Welcome to the official home of Illinois Water Polo!

The mission of Illinois Water Polo (IWP) is to provide direction and growth of the sport of water polo in the state of Illinois at the player, coach, club, and high school level.

IWP works in conjunction with the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) to support the spring IHSA Boys State Finals and IHSA Girls State Finals.

IWP helps educate athletes, officials, and coaches on the proper game play of water polo.  In addition, IWP helps recognize athletes, officials, and coaches for outstanding performance and service to Illinois water polo through the annual All-State banquet.

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2018 Illinois Coaching Clinic

Topic: How to Create a Winning Culture Speaker: Dr. Marcelo Leonardi Head Women’s Water Polo Coach Michigan University   Dr. Marcelo Leonardi enters his fifth season as head coach for the Michigan women’s water polo team. In four seasons, Leonardi has recorded a...

Welcome home!

Many Illinois high school prep water polo players returned to their old stomping grounds as Lyons Township South’s pool hosted Indiana University, Carthage College, the University of Toronto, Lidenwood University, the University of Florida, and local...