BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - The Bernards High School girls basketball team built a 20-point halftime lead and went on to a 54-28 victory over Belvidere Tuesday night.

Jenna McHale and Jenna Whalen each finished with 12 points for the Mountaineers, who jumped to a 29-9 lead by halftime. Bernards outscored Belvidere, 12-3, in the first quarter.

Bernards secured its second victory of the season over Belvidere. The Mountaineers won a Jan. 10 matchup, 48-36.