The Aggies (11-1-1) recorded seven pins in the match to shut out the Green Terror (6-9), who had won their last three matches but fell to its third ranked opponent this season.
Delaware Valley opened the match with four straight pins – a stretch that was capped by Fava’s 30-second fall at 149.
Zach Hetrick (Hanover, Pa./South Western) came the closest to victory, falling 3-2 to Justin Barowski at 165.
Brock Glotfelty (Grantsville, Md./Northern Garrett) saw his season-opening 23-match winning streak come to an end at heavyweight, falling 6-3 to Kyle Bilquist, who was ranked second at heavyweight in the latest Brute-Adidas Division III individual rankings.
The Green Terror returns to action at the Messiah Open on Saturday. Action begins at 10 a.m.
No. 3 Delaware Valley 52, McDaniel 0
125: Chris Sheetz (D) pinned Zach Morris 3:32; 133: Brandon Clemmer (D) pinned Tim Hall 1:45; 141: Eric McCann (D) pinned Sean McGarry 3:25; 149: Dale Fava (D) pinned Tom Boehm 0:30; 157: Robbie Hickman (D) maj. dec. Matt Peters 10-2; 165: Justin Barowski (D) dec. Zach Hetrick 3-2; 174: Rocky Mantella (D) pinned Courtney Nightengale 1:26; 184: Mike Wilcox (D) pinned Ryan Deiter 5:49; 197 Martin Porter (D) pinned William Yeo 4:35; HWT: Kyle Bilquist (D) dec. Brock Glotfelty 6-3.