The city of Boaz will serve as the swimming capital of northeast Alabama on Friday and Saturday when the Boaz Barracudas play host to the Alabama Recreation and Parks Association’s District 2 championship.
The Fort Payne swim team recently picked up a 189-185 victory over host Centre.
The Fort Payne swim team opened its 2013 season Tuesday at Guntersville, with veteran Byrum Emory providing the top highlight of the day.
The Fort Payne Parks and Recreation Department will begin swim team registration Monday.
The Alabama Recreation and Parks Association District II swimming and diving meet wrapped up Saturday at the city pool, and a Fort Payne team official said Tuesday the three-day competition went well.
The Fort Payne city pool will be a busy place Thursday-Saturday as the Alabama Recreation and Parks Association District II swimming and diving meet returns to the city for the first time since 2002.
Easton Gorman, Khristine Campbell and Cody Davis provided the top highlights for Fort Payne’s swimmers on Tuesday in an Alabama Recreation and Parks Association District II dual meet at the city pool.