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Illinois Water Polo 2019 All-Sectional Team Announced

The Illinois Water Polo 2019 All-Sectional Teams by Sectional –

Buffalo Grove Girls

Buffalo Grove Boys

Conant (Hoffman Estates) Girls

Conant (Hoffman Estates) Boys

Fenwick (Oak Park) Girls

Fenwick (Oak Park) Boys

Glenbrook North (Northbrook) Girls

Glenbrook North (Northbrook) Boys

Lincoln Way West (New Lenox) Girls

Lincoln Way West (New Lenox) Boys

Lyons (LaGrange) Girls

Lyons (LaGrange) Boys

Neuqua Valley (Naperville) Girls

Neuqua Valley (Naperville) Boys

St. Ignatius (Chicago) Girls

St. Ignatius (Chicago) Boys

Illinois High School All Star Games & Age Group Clinic Sunday, June 2nd @Stevenson HS

Illinois High School All Star Games HS Girls All Star Game at 12:30 (warm up at noon) HS Boys All Star Game at 1:45 (warm up at 1:30)

An Age Group Clinic is being sponsored by Illinois Water Polo & Stevenson HS prior to the All Star Games from 9:30 to 12 pm noon at the Stevenson High School Aquatic Center.

• This clinic is for girls and boys in 8th grade and under (ages 6 to 14)

• All clinic participants can watch the All Star games

• Registration Link: https://stevenson.revtrak.net/r3#/v/Water-Polo-Age-GroupClinic-060219-Registration

• Questions? Call or email

• Head Girls’ Water Polo Coach, Jeff Wimer at 847-8338767 jwimer@d125.org

• Head Boys’ Water Polo Coach, Sean Wimer at 847602-2273 swimer@d125.org

Download the flyer here.

Illinois Water Polo 2019 All-State & Hall of Fame Banquet Sponsorship Opportunities

The annual Illinois All-State and Hall of Fame Banquet brings the Illinois Water Polo community together to celebrate the successes of the high school water polo athletes, coaches, and officials and the to honor those inducted into the Hall of Fame.  The banquet along with our ad book and Social Media Promotion opportunities for supporters raises funds to ensure Illinois Water Polo’s sustainability and to create opportunities for further growth of our great sport!  This is your opportunity to show support as well as market your organization or brand to a targeted audience of over 250 people at the banquet, annual traffic on our website is close to 10,000 unique users, and our twitter currently is followed by 720 individuals. All proceeds are dedicated to the promotion and development of the sport of water polo in the state of Illinois at the age group, high school, and masters levels by expanded competitive opportunities for Illinois Water Polo athletes through player, coaching, and officiating clinics, the Dave Perry College Scholarship, and the high school All-Start game.

 

Sponsorship Opportunities:

 

Name of Level Sponsorship Amount Benefits
Event Sponsor $5,000 •    One VIP reserved table (ten dinner tickets per table)

•    Name recognition on the front of program book and a 2 full page ad in program

•    Name recognition on signage at the event (provided by the sponsor)

•    Name recognition within evening slide show, evening announcements, event eblast, invitations, and flyers

•    Name recognition on the Illinois Water Polo website

•    Opportunity for product giveaway or brand presence at each table

Award Sponsor $1,250 Boys Award Sponsor

$1,250 Girls Award Sponsor

•    Four dinner tickets

•    Name recognition on signage at the event (provided by the sponsor)

•    Acknowledgement of sponsorship on award page in program and a full page ad in program

•    Name recognition within evening announcements, event eblast, invitations, and flyers

•    Name recognition on the Illinois Water Polo website

Printing Sponsor $1,000 •    Four dinner tickets

•    Acknowledgement of sponsorship on award page in program and a full page ad on back of program book

•    Name recognition on the Illinois Water Polo website

Banquet Table Sponsor $800 •    Ten dinner tickets and a reserved table.

•    Acknowledgement of sponsorship on award page in program book

•    Name recognition on the Illinois Water Polo website

Gold Sponsor $500 •    Four dinner tickets

•    Acknowledgement of sponsorship on award page in program book

•    Name recognition on the Illinois Water Polo website

•    Full page ad if requested.

Silver Sponsor $300 •    Two dinner tickets

•    Acknowledgement of sponsorship on award page in program book

•    Name recognition on the Illinois Water Polo website

•    Full page ad if requested

Bronze Sponsor $200 •    Two dinner tickets

•    Acknowledgement of sponsorship on award page in program book

•    Name recognition on the Illinois Water Polo website

•    One half page ad if requested

Full Page Ad / Team Page $150 •    One full page ad or team page in the program book
One Half Page Ad $100 •    One half page ad in program book

Download the 2019 Sponsorship Form Here

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 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.
For more information click here.

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 ten different high schools who have attended ten different colleges or universities all around the United States.  If your team or parents are interested in making a donation, they can simply mail a check made out to Illinois Water Polo to:

Kyle Perry

505 Washington Blvd.

Oak Park, IL 60302

Previous winners:

2018 Award Winners:
Molly McGuire (Fenwick) – Indiana University
Jack Otto (Libertyville) – Bucknell University
2017 Award Winners:
Mason McQuet (New Trier) – University of California, Santa Barbara
Brett Hofer (Andrew) – Iona College
2016 Award Winners:
Claire Mueller (Mother McAuley) – St. Francis, Brooklyn
Allison Travetto (Stevenson) – Long Beach State University
2015 Award Winners:
Daniel Farmer (Fenwick) – Bucknell University
Caroline Wojtas (Palatine) – Virginia Military Institute
2014 Award Winners:
Zach Roper (Carl Sandburg) – Iona College
Tammy Stelnicki (St. Ignatius) – Arizona State University
2013 Award Winners:
Sarah Abbott (Mother McAuley) – Siena College
Taylor Bridgman (Naperville North) – Villanova University