The University of Redlands and Bulldog Athletics welcome all of you to the beautiful Thompson Aquatic Center and the 2014 SCIAC Men’s Water Polo Championships. We are proud to host this event on Friday, November 21, through Sunday, November 23. We are looking forward to a highly-competitive tournament, featuring all nine of our conference’s institutions. We hope the following information is helpful to your teams, fans, and media.
Best of luck to all teams!
Live Streaming: All games for the SCIAC Men's Water Polo Championships will be broadcasted through the Redlands portal. Per SCIAC policy, viewers will be charged $5 per day during the tournament.
|Friday, Nov. 21|
|11 a.m.||Game 1:||#8 Occidental||vs.||#9 Caltech||
Score: OXY 11-4
|1:45 p.m.||Game 2:||#2 CMS||vs.||#7 La Verne||Score: CMS 16-12||Box Score|
|3:30 p.m.||Game 3:||#1 Whittier||vs.||Occidental||Score: WC 17-7||Box Score|
|5:15 p.m.||Game 4:||#3 Chapman||vs.||#6 Pomona-Pitzer||Score: CU 9-4||Box Score|
|7 p.m.||Game 5:||#4 Redlands||vs.||#5 Cal Lutheran||Score: UR 12-6||Box Score|
|Saturday, Nov. 22|
|10 a.m.||Game 6:||La Verne||vs.||Caltech||Score: ULV 20-7||Box Score|
|11:45 a.m.||Game 7:||CMS||vs.||Chapman (semi)||Score: CMS 10-7||Box Score|
|1:30 p.m.||Game 8:||Whittier||vs.||Redlands (semi)||Score: WC 12-9||Box Score|
|3:15 p.m.||Game 9:||Cal Lutheran||vs.||Occidental||Score: CLU 16-12||Box Score|
|5 p.m.||Game 10:||Pomona-Pitzer||vs.||La Verne||Score: ULV 13-9||Box Score|
|Sunday, Nov. 23|
|9 a.m.||Game 11:||Pomona-Pitzer||vs.||Occidental (7th place)||Score: OXY 8-7|
|10:45 a.m.||Game 12:||La Verne||vs.||Cal Lutheran (5th place)||Score: CLU 13-12||Box Score|
|12:30 p.m.||Game 13:||Redlands||vs.||Chapman (3rd place)||Score: CU 11-10||Box Score|
|2:15 p.m.||Game 14:||Whittier||vs.||CMS (1st place)||Score: WC 11-5||Box Score|
*Higher Seed always wears dark caps.
Location: The Thompson Aquatic Center, 1219 E. Brockton Ave., Redlands, CA 92373
Parking: There will not be a charge for parking and special parking permits are not required. The primary parking for this event is located in the Memorial Chapel parking lot, directly across Brockton Ave. from the Thompson Aquatic Center, or the dirt lot, west of the Thompson Aquatic Center and Ted Runner Stadium. Additional parking can be found on Brockton Avenue on a first-come-first-served basis. All teams traveling by bus are asked to park the team bus in the dirt lot. Handicap parking is available in the Chapel parking lot, across from the aquatics facility.
Designated Entrances: There is only one entrance into the Thomson Aquatic Center and all participants, officials, staff and spectators are asked to use the main entrance of the facility at all times. All spectators will be asked to show a SCIAC ID or purchase a wristband for the day ($5.00), prior to entering the facility.Tournament Entrance Fees: SCIAC ID (Students, Faculty & Staff) Free Children 12 and under Free All others $5.00 per day
Tournament Credentials are required for all tournament participants, officials and staff and will be provided to teams upon arrival at the competition site on day one. The credentials are to be worn at all times except during competition. The credentials may not be given to family, friends, etc. to avoid admission charges.
Media Credentials: Each school will be allowed a maximum of two per day for the official team photographers. These credentials will be checked out with ID and must be returned at the end of each day. Please submit the name(s) of your official team photographer(s) to Tournament Director Chris Gielen no later than Thursday, November 20, 2014, at 12 noon.
Any additional requests for media access by newspapers, newspaper photographers, etc., should be sent to Sports Information Assistant Nicho DellaValle as soon as possible.
SCIAC Championship T- Shirts: A limited supply of SCIAC Men's Water Polo Championship t-shirts will be available for sale during the event. The short-sleeve t-shirts are $15.00 each and the long-sleeve t-shirts are $20.00. Sizes are limited.
Twitter Updates: Redlands Sports Information staff will be tweeting updates @GoRedlands and updating the "Bulldog Athletics" Facebook page as time permits. Spectators are encouraged to use the hashtag #SCIACmwp in their tweets.