Champions Club 

The Illinois Institute of Technology Champions Club will honor outstanding athletes, athletic administrators and coaches for their athletic performances, leadership, and contributions to their teams while at IIT. IIT had a long-standing membership with the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) and at times had dual membership with the NAIA and the National Collegiate Athletic Association Division III of the (NCAA). Since 2013 IIT has solely competed as a member in Division III of the NCAA. Student Athletes have been selected to the Sports Hall of Fame on their successes while participating under these two national associations.

PURPOSE

To recognize individuals who have distinguished themselves in the field of intercollegiate athletics at IIT, either by virtue of their performances on athletic teams representing the College, or by meritorious efforts on behalf of the athletic program or the Institution.

 

MEMBERSHIP

There are three levels of membership into the Athletic Hall of Fame: 

  • Champion
  • Honorary Champion
  • Team Champion
 

CRITERIA

Champion Membership

  • Individuals must have graduated from Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Have distinguished themselves by their outstanding athletic participation (National Champion, Conference Champion, All-American, All CCAC, All Region, All Conference MVP/All Star, Record Holder, Leading Scorer, Player of the year, etc.)
  • Serve as examples of outstanding character, courage and leadership which the University seeks to develop in its athletic program
 

Honorary Champion

  • Individuals who have made outstanding contributions to the University's athletic program
  • Individuals who have significantly contributed to the development of student-athletes who qualify for Champion membership
  • Continued after graduation to distinguish themselves to their organizations through outstanding achievement

   

Team Champion

  • Teams, which have distinguished themselves in competition (National Champions, Conference Champions, outstanding win- loss record, league championship, NAIA tournament participation, etc.)
  • Teams, which have brought honor to the University
  • Teams which have provided to the University leadership, character and courage
 

NOMINATION PROCESS

  • Individuals or teams will be eligible for selection anytime after their 5th anniversary of their graduation or team participation
  • Any IIT alumni, faculty, staff, or member of the selection committee may nominate individuals or teams for induction into the Athletic Hall of Fame
  • Anyone who nominates an individual or team must provide documentation (records, statistics, occupational information) and submit that with a completed Nomination Form to support their nomination
  • Nominations will be accepted by the selection committee up to the end of April of that year of selections
  • Individuals who are nominated but not selected will automatically be re-nominated or withdrawn by the selection committee on a yearly basis
 

SELECTION PROCEDURE

  • Selections will be made once a year by the selection committee
  • Selection committee members will consist of current athletic staff and administrators
  • Selections will be based upon the documentation provided to the committee and any other supporting information the committee may have (University records, yearbook information)
  • Nominees must receive a majority (2/3) of the vote by the committee
 

NUMBERS TO BE SELECTED EACH YEAR

  • Champion Membership-not more than six (3) individuals
  • Honorary Champion Membership-one (1)
  • Team Champion Membership-one (1)
 

To Nominate some one please select HERE to access the official form.

 
 
 
Scoreboard
Thursday, May 15
Men's T & F
IIT at No Team Score
Gregory Invitational (@ North Central College)
results
Women's T & F
IIT at No Team Score
Gregory Invitational (@ North Central College)
results
Friday, May 9
Men's T & F
IIT at No Team Score
Dr. Keeler Invite (@ North Central College)
results
Women's T & F
IIT at No Team Score
Dr. Keeler Invite (@ North Central College)
results
Saturday, May 3
Baseball
Maranatha Baptist Bible College at 7
IIT 19
@ US Cellular Field Home of the Chicago White Sox
stats - recap
Friday, May 2
Baseball
Maranatha Baptist Bible College at 1
IIT 11
Donation Night for the St. James Food Pantry
stats - recap
Wednesday, Apr 30
Baseball
Calvin College at (8) 10
IIT 5
stats - recap
Calvin College at 13
IIT 0
stats - recap
Sunday, Apr 27
Baseball
IIT at (8) 4
Purdue University Calumet 5
stats - recap
IIT at 0
Purdue University Calumet 6
stats - recap
Saturday, Apr 26
Baseball
IIT at 4
Maranatha Baptist Bible College 2
stats - recap
IIT at 5
Maranatha Baptist Bible College 0
stats - recap
Friday, Apr 25
Men's T & F
IIT at 9th of 16
Twilight Invitational (@ Benedictine University)
results - recap
Women's T & F
IIT at No Team Score
Twilight Invitational (@ Benedictine University)
results - recap
Monday, Apr 21
Baseball
Purdue University-North Central at 12
IIT 2
stats - recap
Purdue University-North Central at (5) 8
IIT 8
Game was stopped after completion of 5th due to weather.
stats - recap
Saturday, Apr 19
Women's Lacrosse
University of Dubuque at 20
IIT 5
stats
Friday, Apr 18
Baseball
Finlandia University at 6
IIT 12
stats - recap
Finlandia University at 0
IIT 12
stats - recap
Thursday, Apr 17
Baseball
Lakeland College at 1
IIT 10
stats - recap
Saturday, Aug 23
Women's Soccer
Benedictine University at 6:00pm
IIT CST
Sunday, Aug 24
Men's Soccer
Concordia Illinois at 1:00pm
IIT CST
Friday, Aug 29
Men's Cross Country
IIT at 5:00pm
Elmhurst Invite
Women's Cross Country
IIT at 5:00pm
Elmhurst Invite
Saturday, Aug 30
Men's Soccer
IIT vs 3:00pm
Waynesburg College CST
Defiance Tournament in Defiance, OH
Women's Soccer
IIT at 2:00pm
College of Staten Island CST
College of Staten Island Fall Classic (NY)
Sunday, Aug 31
Women's Soccer
IIT vs 2:00pm
John Jay College of Criminal Justice CST
College of Staten Island Fall Classic (NY)
Monday, Sep 1
Men's Soccer
IIT at 11:00am
Defiance College CST
Defiance Tournament in Defiance, OH
Wednesday, Sep 3
Volleyball
Alverno College at 7:00pm
IIT CST
Friday, Sep 5
Men's Soccer
Andrews University at 3:00pm
IIT CST
Women's Soccer
Albion College at 8:00pm
IIT CST
Saturday, Sep 6
Volleyball
IIT vs  
TBA  
Rose-Hulman Invite
Sunday, Sep 7
Men's Soccer
Finlandia University at 3:30pm
IIT CST
Women's Soccer
St. Mary's at 1:00pm
IIT CST
Volleyball
IIT vs  
TBA  
Rose-Hulman Invite
Wednesday, Sep 10
Men's Soccer
IIT at 7:00pm
Wisconsin Lutheran College CST
Friday, Sep 12
Women's Soccer
Dominican University at 7:00pm
IIT CST
Volleyball
IIT at 2:00pm
Alverno College CST
IIT at 3:45pm
Northland College CST
Saturday, Sep 13
Men's Cross Country
IIT at 11:00am
Concordia University Wisconsin