The teams will be joined by Central Jersey Group IV champion Sayreville this season. Sayreville was undefeated in 2012.
Group V was established by the NJSIAA prior to the beginning of last season. Sayreville has an enrollment of 1,307 students, exactly 200 more than Brick Township, the largest school in Group IV.
The three teams are no strangers to each other.
In 2011, Sayreville defeated Manalapan in the Central Jersey Group IV final after defeating South Brunswick in the semifinals, according to maxpreps.com.
Sayreville defeated South Brunswick during the 2012 regular
season, 28-14, according to nj.com
South Brunswick defeated Manalapan in the Central Jersey Group V title game, 33-23.
East Brunswick and North Brunswick remain in Central Jersey Group V. West Windsor-Plainsboro North drops down to Group IV, where it will join West Windsor-Plainsboro South, New Brunswick and Princeton.
Lawrence remains in Central Jersey Group III.
Classifications for every football team in the state are attached to this post as a PDF.