The Smith-Cotton boys swimming and diving team took fifth place in the Tiger Invitational on Saturday at Joseph Arbisi Memorial Pool.

Rockhurst won the meet, edging out Blue Springs South. Platte County was third and Rock Bridge took fourth.

S-C's Jeremy Acosta won the 100-yard butterfly event in 55.91 seconds. He also was second in the 100-yard backstroke. Teammate Clay Pilliard was second in the 500-yard freestyle.

Other top finishers for Smith-Cotton:

Hunter Scholl, third, 200-yard individual medley

400-yard freestyle relay (Hunter Scholl, Clay Pilliard, Levi Barth-Fagan, Jeremy Acosta), third

Clay Pilliard, fourth, 200-yard freestyle

200-yard medley relay (Clay Pilliard, Jeremy Acosta, Lowell Pilliard, Hunter Scholl), fifth