The Nighthawks scored on their first two possessions as quarterback Brandt Van Roekel scored on touchdown runs of 10 and 38 yards. After the second score a two point conversion pass from Chris Sietstra to J.C. Koerselman made the score 14-0 with 5:52 left in the first quarter.
Following a fumble recovery at the Sheldon 5 yard line Miguel Alvarado scored the first of three touchdowns on the night with a 5 yard run.
The next score came from the special teams as Dillon Schamber blocked a punt and returned it 26 yards for the score. David De Bruin added the extra point and the score went to 27-0 with 10:55 left in the half.
Alvarado followed with a pair of touchdowns scoring his second of the night from 9 yards out. Following a fumble recovery at the Orab 13 yard line Miguel went in from 5 yards out. De Bruin added the point and the lead was 42-0 with 5:34 to go in the half.
Boyden Hull Rock Valley closed out the scoring with 1:37 to go in the first half as Logan Stiens scored on a 23 yard run. The kick was good and the Nighthawks were up 49-0.
With running clock and reserves seeing action there was no scoring in the second half.
With the win Boyden Hull Rock Valley top ranked in both the Class 2A Radio Iowa and AP poll stands at 3-0 in the district and 6-0 on the season. For Sheldon it was their first district loss. The Orabs slip to 3-1 in the district and 4-2 on the year.
Both teams are on the road next Friday with Sheldon traveling to Sioux Center who posted a 41-9 win at Cherokee.
The Nighthawks will be in Orange City to go against an MOC Floyd Valley squad that downed Unity Christian Friday night 23-8.
Other scores from Friday night
CLASS 2A: District 1
Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 49, Sheldon 0
Central Lyon/George-Little Rock 42, Estherville Lincoln Central 23 (ND)
MOC-Floyd Valley 23, Unity Christian, Orange City 8
Sioux Center 41, Cherokee, Washington 9
CLASS 1A: District 1
Emmetsburg 40, Western Christian, Hull 7
Gehlen Catholic, LeMars 54, Okoboji, Milford 15
Pocahontas Area 32, North Union 30 (ND)
South O’Brien, Paullina 37, Hartley-Melvin-Sanborn 14
CLASS A: District 1
Hinton 39, West Sioux, Hawarden 7
West Lyon, Inwood 42, Alta/Aurelia 7
Woodbury Central, Moville 20, Lawton-Bronson 19
Akron-Westfield 54, Sibley-Ocheyedan 18
CLASS 8: District 1
Harris-Lake Park 61, River Valley, Correctionville 8
Kingsley-Pierson 42, St. Mary’s, Remsen 18
Marcus-Meriden-Cleghorn 70, Whiting 8
Remsen-Union 54, Clay Central-Everly 12
CLASS 3A: District 2
Bishop Heelan Catholic, Sioux City 45, Storm Lake 0
Glenwood 35, Sergeant Bluff-Luton 15 (ND)
LeMars 24, Denison-Schleswig 21
Carroll 28, Spencer 7