The Shelton High boys cross country team defeated Hamden, Sheehan and West Haven to open its season on Tuesday.

Robert Dillon placed first overall with a time of 16:52.

Matt Richard was sixth (18:20), Tyler Pineau was seventh (18:27), Josh Sacato eighth (18:42) and Matt Cristiano 10th (19:09).

The top 10 finishers:


  1. Robert Dillon  Shelton  16:52

  2. Damon Swift  Hamden  17:37

  3. Stephan Fengler Sheehan  17:38

  4. Cameron Chabers Hamden 17:50

  5. Mike Loalbo  Hamden  18:07

  6. Matt Richard  Shelton  18:20

  7. Tyler Pineau  Shelton   18:27

  8. Josh Sacoto  Shelton   18:42

  9. Sebastian Westonoeva West Haven 18:44

  10. Matt Cristiano  Shelton 19:09