The Shelton High Gaels placed fourth at the Southern Connecticut Conference Cross Country Championships at East Shore Park in New Haven on Thursday.

Xavier High (44) was first followed by Amity Regional (52), Cheshire High (100), Shelton (114) and Fairfield Prep (123).

Robert Dillon took fifth overall with a time of 16:01. Andrew Thompson from Fairfield Prep was the individual winner with a time of 15:36.

Shelton’s Matthew Richard was 20th in 17:07, Joshua Wilson 26th in 17:28, Matthew Wells 31st in 17:32, Joshua Sacoto 32nd in 17:32, Tyler Pineau 45th in 17:58 and Jay Damania 81st in 18:54.