1895 Navy Midshipmen football team

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1895 Navy Midshipmen football
United State Naval Academy Logo-sports.png
Conference Independent
1895 record 5–2
Head coach Matthew McClung (1st season)
Captain Ed Macauley
Home stadium Worden Field
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The 1895 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy during the 1895 college football season. In their first and only season under head coach Matthew McClung, the Midshipmen compiled a 5–2 record and outscored their opponents by a combined score of 152 to 16.[1][2] The Army–Navy Game was canceled due to Presidential cabinet order.


Date Opponent Site Result
October 5 Elizabeth Athletic Club Worden FieldAnnapolis, MD W 6–0  
October 12 New Jersey Athletic Club Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 34–0  
October 19 Franklin & Marshall Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 68–0  
October 26 Carlisle Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 34–0  
November 2 Virginia* Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 1–0  
November 9 Orange Athletic Club Worden Field • Annapolis, MD L 6–10  
November 16 Lehigh Worden Field • Annapolis, MD L 4–6  

*Virginia forfeited due to major fire at the University of Virginia


  1. ^ "Football History" (PDF). United States Naval Academy. p. 188. Retrieved July 12, 2015.
  2. ^ "Navy Yearly Results (1895-1899)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 14, 2015.