McHenry swim team practices start Monday

McHENRY – Registration for the McHenry swim team is now open.

The McHenry Marlins Aquatic Club Swim Team competes in the North Central Illinois Swim Conference and is open to novice and experienced swimmers.

Practices are held five days a week, beginning May 19 and running through July 18. Practices are held initially at McHenry High School West Campus and move to the Merkel Aquatic Center at Knox Park on June 2.

The cost is $205 for residents and $215 for nonresidents. Extended practice is also available for experienced swimmers for additional fees.

Registration information is available at the city of McHenry's website,, or at the team's website,

For information, call the McHenry Parks and Recreation Department at 815-363-2160.

- Northwest Herald