2014 SCIAC Men's Water Polo Championships

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.

Pre-Tournament SCIAC Standings

Friday, Nov. 21        

11 a.m. Game 1:  #8 Occidental  vs.  #9 Caltech 

Score: OXY 11-4 

Box score 
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

Day One Recap


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

Day 2 Recap


Sunday, Nov. 23            
9 a.m. Game 11: Pomona-Pitzer vs.  Occidental (7th place)  Score: OXY 8-7

Box Score

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.