BERNARDSVILLE, NJ - Annie Thomas scored four goals and had a hand in three others to steer Bernards to a 15-8 girls lacrosse victory over Madison for the Section 2, Group 2 championship on Thursday.

Laurel McHale also scored four goals for the Mountaineers (16-5), who had a 6-2 halftime lead. Abby Cawley and Jenna McHale each totaled two goals and one assist. Ann Gillis also scored two goals in the victory.

Elise Cohan also connected for a goal for Bernards, which got 10 saves from Anna Tamke. This marks the third year in a row that Bernards has won its section.