Lacey football players celebrate after beating Delsea
Lacey Township High School football players celebrate with their plaque after beating Delsea Regional today to win the state Group III foootball championship on its home field today.

LACEY TOWNSHIP -- Lacey Township High School used eight takeaways to beat Delsea Regional 56-7 in the South Jersey Group III football championship game today.

The Lions' Jacob Dabal opened the scoring with one of his three touchdowns on an 84- yard run.

Craig Cicardo and Jarrod Molzon scored two touchdowns apiece.

Lacey (12-0), ranked second in The Press Elite 11, finished undefeated for the third time in school history. The Lions won their fourth sectional championship under Lou Vircillo, the only coach in the program's history.

Delsea finished 10-2.