Liberal Arts Championships Information

Illinois Tech’s Swimming and Diving teams will head to Principia College in Elsah, Illinois, to compete in the 2017 Liberal Arts Championships from Wednesday, February 8 through Saturday, February 11. Read below for more information about Illinois Tech’s trip to the conference championships.

Travel Information

The LAC Championships will take place on the campus of Principia University (1 Maybeck Place, Elsah, Illinois) in the Coach Crafton Athletic Center’s Natatorium. A full list of area hotels and restaurants can be found here.

Admission Information

  • Single session admission: $8
  • Heat sheet per session: $1
  • All session pass (February 8–11, prelims and finals, plus heat sheets and program): $40
    (The price of the all session pass will drop to $32 after Thursday, February 9 through Friday, February 10. The February 11 contests will only offer single session admission).

Only cash will be accepted at the gate.

Schedule of Events

A full schedule of the week’s events can be found here. Below is an outline of events:

  • February 8: Women’s 1m Diving
  • February 9: 200 Freestyle Relay, 500 Freestyle, 200 IM, 50 Free, 400 Medley Relay, Men’s 3m Diving
  • February 10: 200 Medley Relay, 400 IM, 100 Butterfly, 200 Free, 100 Breaststroke, 100 Backstroke, 800 Free Relay, Women’s 3m Diving
  • February 11: 200 Backstroke, 100 Freestyle, 200 Breaststroke, 200 Butterfly, 400 Free Relay, 1650 Freestyle

Live Coverage

Principia will provide both live results and a live video stream for each day of the meet. Recaps after each day will be posted on