BERNARDS TOWNSHIP, N.J. - Thursday's NJSIAA state Group 3 girls' lacrosse final between Shawnee and West Morris Mendham at Ridge High was postponed because of lightning and rescheduled for 3 p.m. Friday.

The game was supposed to start at 7 p.m., but the lightning began about 6:30.

Shawnee (20-1) is ranked No. 1 in South Jersey by The Inquirer after Monday's 7-6 victory in the South Jersey Group 3 final over previously unbeaten Moorestown.

The Renegades (20-1) are ranked fourth in the state by, and West Morris Mendham (21-1) is No. 3. - Marc Narducci