News

Matt Farmer (Fenwick ’13) named to the USA Men’s 2022 FINA World League Super Final Roster

Matt Farmer (Windy City Water Polo / Fenwick ’13 / UCLA ’17) has been named to the USA Men’s 2022 FINA World League Super Final Roster.  Matt will travel to Strasbourg, France July 22-27 for the FINA World League Super Final. 

WATCH LIVE: 
France vs USA | FINA Men’s Water Polo World League Super Final 2022
Scheduled for Jul 22, 2022 1pm
Italy vs USA | FINA Men’s Water Polo World League Super Final 2022
Scheduled for Jul 24, 2022 7am

More information can be found at: https://usawaterpolo.org/news/2022/7/19/mens-senior-national-team-usa-men-announce-roster-for-2022-fina-world-league-super-final.aspx

Illinois Water Polo Player Raising Funds for ODP and National Team Pipeline Program

Illinois water polo player, Maya Mladjan (Lyons Township High School ’25 / East Side Water Polo), is fundraising for the Olympic Development Program and National Team Pipeline Program’s Cadet Team’s trip to Greece from August 1st – August 9th. There are three ways you can help Maya:

1. Donate here to her fundraiser: https://usawaterpoloinc.networkforgood.com/projects/162934-maya-mladjan-s-fundraiser?fbclid=IwAR3xm3RgN4gJATqIWosgNdPaPC_9HF5Shw4lQsxQCjKzn-Mq8BBx4w9pqa8

2. Sign up for a USA Water Polo Golf Tournament. There are a lot of ways to support. When you check out, please mention Maya’s name, and she will get credit for your registration.

3. Share any of the above for her!

Illinois High School All Star Games & Age Group Clinic

An Age Group Clinic is being sponsored by Illinois Water Polo & Stevenson HS prior to the All-Star Games from 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM at the Stevenson High School Aquatic Center.

Illinois High School All Star Games
HS Girls All Star Game at 12:15 (warm up at noon)
HS Boys All Star Game at 1:30 (warm up at 1:15)

Event INFO

David Perry Scholarship Fundraiser at O’Sullivan’s

The Dave Perry College Scholarship Fundraiser will again take place at O’Sullivan’s in Forest Park (7244 Madison St, Forest Park, IL 60130) on Saturday May 7th at 6pm.  This informal fundraiser is a great opportunity to help support the scholarship while catching up with water polo friends, families, and teammates!

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 College and playing water polo.

The program is intended to assist those aspiring boy and girl water polo athletes to pursue their dreams in College while honoring the long and storied legacy of Coach Perry.
 
Applications are being accepted through May 15, 2022.