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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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Apply for the Dave Perry College Scholarship today!

Starting in 2013, the IWP Board of Directors is proud to announce The Dave Perry Scholarship in honor of legendary Coach Dave Perry. Annually IWP will award money per student athlete per year, as determined by the Selection Committee in support of athletes attending...

Dave Perry College Scholarship Awareness Week 3/18-3/24

his week, Illinois Water Polo and the Metro Catholic Aquatic Conference are presenting the Dave Perry College Scholarship Awareness Week. This is the only scholarship of its kind in Illinois.  Started in 2013, $18,000 has been given to twelve deserving students from...

IHSA Water Polo Season Starts Today!

Good luck to all the high school teams participating in the Illinois High School Association’s spring water polo season which starts today.   Competitions will begin on Monday, March 4, 2019.   The IHSA State Championship Tournament will be held at...