Category: Football

Comets News · Comets Fall To Lumen


The Hanover-Hortone Comets took a 14-0 lead against Jackson Lumen Christi and battled all the way before finally falling 35-28. The Comets were led by seniors Garrett Gumper, Trent Hocter, Devin Mohr, Randy Frailey, Evan Keeder, Jack Burmis, Clay Sheffield, Chris Sorrow, Joe Vann, Daniel Gallant, and Rob Ludwick. Gumper completed touchdown passes to Gabe French and Evan Keeder and Hocter completed a TD pass to French. Gumper also scored one TD on the ground and Hocter kicked 4 extra points. The Comets drove to the Titans 39 yard line in the last minutes before being stopped. H-H finished the season with a 4-3 record but earned the respect of Lumen Christi. 

Comets News · JV Comets Route Manchester


The JV Football Comets ended their season with a 47-0 victory over Manchester. Scoring TD’s for the Comets included Tristan Johnson, Davon Ackley, Josh Frailey, Logan Blackledge, and Craig Foote. The Comets ended their season 3-3

Comets News · Comets Pounds Manchester


The Hanover-Horton Comets football team defeated Manchester 51-7 to finish the regular season at 4-2. The Comets were led by Trent Hocter who rushed for 185 yards and scored 4 TD’s along with 7for 7 on extra points. Gabe French, Randy Frailey, and Evan Keeder also scored TD’s. Garrett Gumper was 5-9 for 85 yards. The Comets will be in the playoffs next Friday or Saturday against a team yet to be named. 

Comets News · Comets Run Past EJ 62-7


The Hanover-Horton Comets football team defeated East Jackson 62-7 Friday night. The Comets were led by the running of Trent Hocter 126 yards and 4 TD’s, Gabe French 106 yards and 2-TD’s, and Garrett Gumper 80 yards and 1-TD. Hocter also caught a 31 yard TD pass from Gumper. Also scoring on the night was Joe Vann on a 5 yard run. Gabe French, 20 tackles, Rob Ludwick and Devin Mohr, 10 tackles each, led the defense. The Comets are now 3-2 on the season and play the regular season finale next Friday as they host Manchester

Comets News · JV Comets Defeat Napoleon


The Hanover-Horton JV Comets football team defeated Napoleon Monday night 21-8 in a game called at halftime because of in climate weather. Tristan Johnson, Logan Blackledge, and Davon Ackley all scored for the Comets. The Comets are on the road next Monday at East Jackson

Comets News · Comets Defeat Napoleon


The Hanover-Horton Comets football team moved to 2-2 on the season with a 55-7 victory over Napoleon Friday night. Trent Hocter led the Comets with 296 yards rushing on 10 carries and 3 TD’s. Also scoring for the Comets were Garrett Gumper, Gavin Gumper, Gabe French, Clay Sheffield and Devin Mohr. The Comets are home next Friday against East Jackson. 

Comets News · MS Football Sweeps Napoleon


The Comets middle school football teams defeated Napoleon Wednesday night. The 7th grade won 38-0 and the 8th grade won 60-0

Comets News · Comets Fall to Addison


The Hanover-Horton Comets lost to Addison 50-21 last Friday night. Trent Hocter scored two TD’s and Gabe French caught a 48 yard TD from Garrett Gumper. The Comets cut the Panthers lead to 7 in the 4th quarter but gave up a kick-off return for a TD and lost the ensuing Addison kick-off. The Comets host Grass Lake this Friday. 

Comets News · 8th Grade Football Completes Comeback Win


The Hanover-Horton Comets 8th Grade football team faced a 14-0 deficit at halftime against Michigan Center Wednesday evening but controlled the 2nd half and scored the go ahead TD with less than 30 seconds remaining to pull out a 22-14 victory.

The 7th Grade team fought hard but fell to MC 22-0.

The Middle School teams will host Napoleon next Wednesday.

Comets News · JV Comets Fall to Cardinals


The Hanover-Horton JV football team lost to Michigan Center 28-22 Monday night. Logan Blackledge, Seth Dailey, and Davon Ackley all scored for the Comets. Hanover-Horton will play Addison at home next Monday