Montville’s Cameron Sontz was named the 2016 Boys Cross Country 8 & Under Athlete of the Year by New Jersey USA Track & Field. Cameron was honored along with some of the states finest youth track & field athletes at the Association’s 25th Annual Banquet at the Pines Manor in Edison on January 21st.
Cameron had a successful cross country season winning the 8 & under Junior Olympics Cross Country State Championships at Deer Path Park in Flemington on November 6th. Cameron also qualified for Nationals by placing second at the Region 2 Championships as well as won his second Lakeland League Title. For Cameron this is his first state title in running after being the state runner-up in cross country and spring track last year. Cameron runs for the Montville Mustangs Youth Team as well as independently competes in the Junior Olympic running series and numerous 5K road races.