Smith-Cotton Swimmers Go 6-1 in Duals on Senior Night
Smith-Cotton's Jeremy Acosta won the 200-yard individual medley and the 500-yard freestyle in Wednesday night's multiple dual meet at Joseph Arbisi Memorial Pool at Sedalia Middle School.
S-C swept the 1-meter diving event, with Izac Vaughn taking first, Donovan Dillon second and Justice McDonald third. The Tigers posted dual wins over Warrensburg, Battle, Belton, Hickman, Marshall and Parkview, only dropping a close decision to Rock Bridge.
It was S-C's Senior Night, honoring Vlad Husyev, Carlos Guzman and Jered Baker.
Other top finishes for the Tigers:
200-yard medley relay (Hunter Scholl, Lowell Pilliard, Cooper Rea, Acosta), fifth
200-yard freestyle, Pilliard, second
200-yard individual medley, Pilliard, fifth
1-meter diving, Rea, fourth; Sebastian Fillicetti, fifth; Ethan Daly, sixth
500-yard freestyle, Scholl, fourth
200-yard freestyle relay (Levi Barth-Fagan, Vaughn, Husyev, Baker), fifth
400-yard freestyle relay (Pilliard, Acosta, Scholl, Rea), second
In the photo: Smith-Cotton Swimming and Diving Coach Jerry Tankersley, second from left, is shown with the team's seniors, from left, Vlad Husyev, Carlos Guzman and Jered Baker at Wednesday's Senior Night meet at Joseph Arbisi Memorial Pool.