Sports

State-ranked teams meet in 2A football opener

Fri 10-26-2018

HULL - Two Top Ten teams match up in the first round of Class 2A postseason football play Friday as seventh-ranked Spirit Lake plays at second-ranked Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley.

The Indians are 7-2 overall on the season and were 3-2 in District 2. The Nighthawks are 8-1 and were 5-0 in District 1 play.

Each of those losses was on the road to another state-ranked team.

Spirit Lake lost 48-41 at No. 5 Southeast Valley and 30-24 at No. 6 Algona.

BHRV's loss was 35-21 at Class 3A No. 5 Sergeant Bluff-Luton.

The winner advances to play the winner of the game between OABCIG (7-2) and Southeast Valley (7-2).

SEASON RESULTS
Spirit Lake (7-2)
Spirit Lake 27, Spencer 13
Spirit Lake 42, Forest City 0
Spirit Lake 35, Central Lyon/George-Little Rock 14
Spirit Lake 58, Sioux Center 13
Spirit Lake 42, Estherville Lincoln Central 0
Southeast Valley 48, Spirit Lake 41
Spirit Lake 59, Clarion-Goldfield-Dows 0
Algona 30, Spirit Lake 24
Spirit Lake 50, Garner-Hayfield-Ventura 20
Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley (8-1)
Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 42, West Sioux 16
Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 40, Western Christian 7
Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 41, West Lyon 7
Sergeant Bluff-Luton 35, Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 21
Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 42, Central Lyon/George-Little Rock 10
Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 67, Okoboji 13
Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 48, Sheldon 0
Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 35, MOC-Floyd Valley 7
Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 48, Sioux Center 6

Last 10 years
2013 - Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 31, Spirit Lake 8; Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 34, Spirit Lake 28
2012 - Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 25, Spirit Lake 10; Spirit Lake 21, Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 17
2008 - Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 44, Spirit Lake 7; Spirit Lake 35, Boyden-Hull/Rock Valley 14