Darke County swim team announces summer sign-up information

DARKE COUNTY — The Darke County Stingrays swim team will hold sign-ups from 10 a.m. to noon April 6 and from 6 to 8 p.m. April 9 in the Arcanum High school cafetorium.

There will be signs posted as individuals enter the school.

The Darke County Stingrays are hosted by the Greenville City Swimming Pool. The team 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. Swim meets are held on weeknights or Saturday mornings and include events for kick board-assisted swimmers to high school state qualifiers.

Indoor practice season at the YMCA of Darke County will be May 2, 9, 16 and 23 from 6 to 8 p.m. Outdoor practices will begin in June and are Monday through Friday starting at 6 p.m.

Payment is due at registration. There is a registration fee of $35 per swimmer or $80 per family, and the cost of a Greenville City Pool pass is $100 per person or $150 per family.

Swimmers will have the opportunity to try on and order swim apparel if interested. Board members will be present at sign-ups to answer any questions.

Individuals also may check out the team’s new website at teamunify.com/recdcs for additional information including a calendar of events. Individuals also may email the Darke County swim team for further questions at darkecountyswimteam@outlook.com.