Kirkwood’s boys swim and dive team took third place in the Missouri State High School Activities Association Class 2 State Championships on Nov. 10 and 11, at the St. Peters Rec Plex. This year’s team had two individual state champs — junior Max Marcus in the 500 Free with a time of 4:28.79 and senior Julio (JD) Suarez in the 200 Individual Medley with a time of 1:51.90. Many swimmers earned medals for placing in the top eight of their events.

Photos by Sonya Lang.