Led by senior Jack Gaffin in 23rd place, Cherry Hill East placed 6th out of 23 teams Saturday morning in the Nike Cross Northeast Regionals.
Gaffin ran 17:04 on the 5,000-meter course at Bowdoin Park in Wappingers Falls, N.Y.
Senior Dylan Hagan placed 39th in 17:21, senior Ethan Anderer 42nd in 17:24, junior Michael McCurdy 54th in 17:35 and senior Jacob Cheng 66th in 17:47 for East, which had a 43-second gap between its first and fifth scorers.
Bishop Hendricken of Warwick, R.I., won the team title with 73 points. Cherry Hill East scored 199 points.