JAMESBURG, NJ - The NJSIAA Sectional Championships were held at Thompson Park on Saturday. The South Brunswick High School girls cross country team won the team competition and will move on to the NJSIAA Group Championships on November 16 at Holmdel Park. The top 15 individual runners and top five teams move on to the group championships.
South Brunswick won the group four sectional competition and will move on to next weekend's race along with teams from Hunterdon Central, Princeton, West Windsor-Plainsboro South and Freehold High Schools. Vashika Childirala finished fourth with a time of 19:17.7 and Cassandra Vega was seventh with a time of 19:34.5.
Vidhur Polam won the boys group four race with a time of 15:58.8. Polam was the highest finisher for the Vikings boys cross country team. The team just missed moving on to the group championship with a sixth place finish. Polam was the only South Brunswick runner in the top fifteen for the boys. Sahil Sheth just missed moving on. Sheth finished 17th overall.