1898 Navy Midshipmen football team

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1898 Navy Midshipmen football
United State Naval Academy Logo-sports.png
Conference Independent
1898 record 7–1
Head coach Bill Armstrong (2nd season)
Captain Charles Fischer
Home stadium Worden Field
Seasons
← 1897
1899 →

The 1898 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy during the 1898 college football season. In their second season under head coach Bill Armstrong, the Midshipmen compiled a 7–1 record, shut out three opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined score of 130 to 56.[1][2] The Army–Navy Game was canceled due to Presidential cabinet order.

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 8 Bucknell Worden FieldAnnapolis, MD W 11–0  
October 15 Princeton Worden Field • Annapolis, MD L 0–30  
October 22 Penn State Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 16–11  
October 29 Lafayette Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 18–0  
November 5 Columbia Athletic Club Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 52–5  
November 12 Lehigh Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 6–5  
November 19 at Virginia Madison Hall Field • Charlottesville, VA W 6–0  
November 24 VMI Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 21–5  

References[edit]

  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.