HANOVER, NJ - The Hanover Park High School football team ended the season with a 3-7 record.
The Hornets battled Kittatinny in a high-scoring 47-41 loss in an NJSIAA regional crossover game on Nov. 6.
Hanover Park outscored Kittatinny 27-7 in the second half. Ethan Gayle carried 31 times for 293 yards and four touchdowns for Hanover Park.
Quarterback Matthew Tuli finished 14-of-31 for 174 yards and two TDs. He also ran for 63 yards on 15 carries.
Hanover Park finished with wins over Ramsey, Madison and Hackettstown on the year. The Hornets scored 61 points in the victory over Hackettstown.
Hanover Park showed it was capable of scoring points. The team scored at least 20 points in every game this season, averaging 32.2 points per game.
Gayle, a senior, ran for 1,380 yards and 20 TDs. He had at least two rushing TDs six games. He rushed for at least 100 yards in seven games.
Matthew Tuli completed 100 of 182 passes for 1,352 yards and 10 TDs.
Senior Kyle Junda had 42 receptions for 622 yards and four scores. He had a nine-reception, 146-yard game against Chatham.
Junior Justin Tuli was also a top target. He had 33 receptions for 505 yards and six TDs. He had six catches for 122 yards in the game against Chatham.