Millville sweeps Cumberland County cross-county championships | High School Live






The Millville High School boys’ and girls’ cross country teams won the individual and team titles Tuesday at the Cumberland County Cross Country Championships at Cumberland Regional High School.

Cassidy Blough, a senior, won the girls’ race in 22 minutes, 55.58 seconds, edging out Vineland senior Nicoletta Giuliani, who finished in 22.59.71.

The Thunderbolts took four of the top seven spots to win the women’s tag team title with 32 points. Vineland was second with 35, Bridgeton third with 62 and Cumberland Regional fourth with 85.

In the boys’ race, Millville elder Kishan Patel dominated, winning in 18:54.73. His teammate Jose Bravo was second in 19:29.28. The Thunderbolts won the men’s title with 31 points. Cumberland Regional was second with 48 and Vineland third with 50.

Top 10 race boys: 1. Kishan Patel, Millville, 18:54.73; 2. Jose Bravo, Millville, 19:29.28; 3. Anthony Bullock, Cumberland, 19:34.42; 4. Sebastian Mercado, Vineland, 19:39.24; 5. Zain Chaudry, Vineland, 19:45.97; 6. Sean Henry, Cumberland, 19:55.05; 7. Bryan Hernandez, Bridgeton, 20:01.15; 8. Eric Miguel, Cumberland, 20:06.04; 9. Arjun Patel, Millville, 20:11.01; 10. Anthony Kukal, Millville, 20:13.68.

Top 10 Race Girls: 1. Cassidy Blough, Millville, 22:55.58; 2. Nicoletta Giuliani, Vineland, 22:59.71; 3. Pauline Klimsza, Vineland, 23:25.60; 4. Kaitlin Salas Diaz, Bridgeton, 23:31.25; 5. Autumn Mutschler, Millville, 23:37.48; 6. Olivia Solomon, Millville, 23:46.97; 7. Mia Miller, Millville, 23:54.60; 8. Ruth Elahi, Vineland, 23:58.57; 9. Lizeth Sanchez-Avila, Bridgeton, 24:07.67; 10. Jaida Marshall, Vineland, 26:36.11.

Carol C. Reed