STAGE 1 WORKOUTS....INFORMATION FOR REGISTERED ATHLETES AND PARENTS

Parents and Athletes Registered for Niles West Stage 1 Workouts:
 
Please watch the following video to learn about our daily check in process: NW Athletics Stage 1 Procedures Video
 
If you would like more information on the workouts beginning Monday, the current IHSA Stages, possible Summer Camps, and what you can be doing to prepare for the possibility for fall sports, please join our Athletic Directors Dana Krilich and Terri Laux this Sunday, July 5th at 7:00 PM on a Zoom Call. We ask that all participants be muted and use the chat function to ask questions during the presented information before the open Q & A begins. Link was emailed out to the email you gave us in the registration.
 

 

7/10/2020 11:00 PM

D219 ATHLETIC DEPARTMENT INFORMATION - STAGE 1 PARENT NOTE

The Niles West Athletic Department is following the CDC, the State of Illinois and the Illinois High School Athletic Association (IHSA) guidelines. 
 
We will begin the Illinois High School Association's Return to Play beginning Monday, July 6th. Please use the link below for information pertaining to the IHSA Stages, protocol for resuming workouts and other links to important documents. REGISTRATION FOR STAGE 1 WORKOUTS WILL CLOSE SUNDAY JULY 5TH AT 3PM.
 
 
For any questions or concerns, student athletes and parents may reach out to their sport specific coach or may contact Athletic Director Dr. Dana Krilich at dankri@d219.org or Assistant Athletic Director Terri Laux at terlau@d219.org.
 
 
 

7/11/2020 8:46 PM

Results

  • @ GLENBROOK NORTH

    03/16/2021

  • vs. LAKE FOREST HS

    03/17/2021

  • vs. NEW TRIER

    03/18/2021

  • @ Schaumburg Invite

    03/19/2021

  • @ Schaumburg Invite

    03/20/2021

  • @ Maine East Invite

    03/26/2021

  • @ Maine East Invite

    03/27/2021

  • vs. Niles West Invite

    04/01/2021

  • vs. Niles West Invite

    04/03/2021

  • vs. GLENBROOK SOUTH

    04/06/2021

  • @ EVANSTON

    04/08/2021

  • @ MAINE SOUTH

    04/13/2021

  • @ WARRIOR INVITE

    04/17/2021

  • vs. Varsity Mini

    04/24/2021

  • @ Conant Invite

    04/30/2021

  • @ Conant Invite

    05/01/2021

  • @ CSL Tournament

    05/06/2021

  • @ CSL Tournament

    05/07/2021

  • @ CSL Tournament

    05/08/2021

  • @ IHSA SEC

    05/10/2021

  • @ IHSA STATE

    05/20/2021

News

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    Water Polo

    Tuesday, Mar. 16
    GLENBROOK NORTH
    6:30 PM
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    Water Polo

    Wednesday, Mar. 17
    LAKE FOREST HS
    6:00 PM
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    Water Polo

    Thursday, Mar. 18
    NEW TRIER
    6:00 PM
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    Water Polo

    Friday, Mar. 19
    Schaumburg Invite
    4:00 PM
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    Water Polo

    Saturday, Mar. 20
    Schaumburg Invite
    9:00 AM
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    Water Polo

    Friday, Mar. 26
    Maine East Invite
    4:00 PM
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    Water Polo

    Saturday, Mar. 27
    Maine East Invite
    8:00 AM
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    Water Polo

    Thursday, Apr. 01
    Niles West Invite
    5:00 PM
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    Water Polo

    Saturday, Apr. 03
    Niles West Invite
    8:00 AM
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    Water Polo

    Tuesday, Apr. 06
    GLENBROOK SOUTH
    6:00 PM
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    Water Polo

    Thursday, Apr. 08
    EVANSTON
    6:00 PM
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    Water Polo

    Tuesday, Apr. 13
    MAINE SOUTH
    6:00 PM
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    Water Polo

    Saturday, Apr. 17
    WARRIOR INVITE
    8:00 AM
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    Water Polo

    Saturday, Apr. 24
    Varsity Mini
    8:00 AM
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    Water Polo

    Friday, Apr. 30
    Conant Invite
    4:30 PM
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BOYS Water Polo | Varsity

Water Polo began as a sport sometime in the 19th century in England, although the early versions of the activity bear little resemblance to the modern day version played today. The origins of water polo are obscure to say the least but we do know that the word "polo" is the English pronunciation of the Indian word "pulu," that means ball. Just as the ball game that is played on horseback became known as "polo," the ball game played in the water became known as "water polo," the name is the only connection between the sports.

The game of the day featured set plays like the "flying salmon," where the player with the ball leapt through the air from the backs of his teammates to score a goal. Violence was the game's main attraction. By 1900, water polo was so popular it became the first team sport added to the Olympic Games program and has remained an Olympic sport ever since. Great Britain won gold at each of the first four Olympic Games. Over the years the game has evolved to more of a soccer style in which an opponent could only make contact if a player held the ball. In addition, the evolution of swimming changed the game from brute strength underwater to one of passing and speed above the surface.

Water polo within the United States was adopted as a championship sport for men in the collegiate system in the early 70's, while women were added about 30 years later. Today, collegiate and high school teams can be found throughout the country. Niles West started thier boys team in 2010.

Meet the Niles West Boys Water Polo Team

Senior Night 2014 vs. Maine South (We are wearing Red Caps)

Water Polo's Basic Rules

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