Sign-ups scheduled for Darke County Stingrays swim team


DARKE COUNTY – The Darke County Stingrays swim team will holding sign-ups in the Arcanum High School cafetorium from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday and from 6-8 p.m. April 11. There will be signs posted as individuals enter the school.

The Darke County swim team is hosted by the Greenville city swimming pool. The Stingrays will hold all practices and home meets at this location.

The Darke County swim team is a community-based recreational team open to all Darke County children with an emphasis on having fun, learning and refining swim techniques, individual accomplishment and team spirit.

The season runs from the beginning of June to the middle of July. An indoor practice season at the YMCA of Darke County will be May 7, 14, 21 and 28. Outdoor practices will begin in June and are Monday through Friday starting at 7 p.m.

Swim meets are held on weeknights or Saturday mornings and include events for kickboard-assisted swimmers to high school state qualifiers.

Payment is due at registration. There is a team fee of $20 per swimmer or $50 per family, and the cost of a Greenville city pool pass is $100 a person or $150 a family.

Swimmers will have the opportunity to try on and order swim suits if interested.

Board members will be present at signups to answer any questions and talk about the season.

For more information, email darkecountyswimteam@outlook.com.