1916 Navy Midshipmen football team

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
1916 Navy Midshipmen football
United State Naval Academy Logo-sports.png
Conference Independent
1916 record 6–3–1
Head coach Jonas Ingram (2nd season)
Captain Clarence Ward
Home stadium Worden Field
Seasons
← 1915
1917 →
1916 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Army         9 0 0
Pittsburgh         8 0 0
Notre Dame         8 1 0
Penn State         8 2 0
Maryland State         6 2 0
Navy         6 3 1
Montana         4 1 1
USC         5 3 0
Dartmouth         5 2 2
Washington State         4 2 0
Idaho         3 5 0
Villanova         1 8 0

The 1916 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy during the 1916 college football season. In their second season under head coach Jonas Ingram, the Midshipmen compiled a 6–3–1 record and outscored their opponents by a combined score of 199 to 76.[1][2]

The annual Army–Navy Game was played on November 25 at the Polo Grounds in New York City; Army won 15–7.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
September 30 Dickinson Worden FieldAnnapolis, MD T 0–0  
October 7 Georgetown Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 13–7  
October 11 Maryland State Worden Field • Annapolis, MD (Rivalry) W 14–7  
October 14 Pittsburgh Worden Field • Annapolis, MD L 19–20  
October 21 West Virginia Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 12–7  
October 28 Georgia Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 27–3  
November 4 Washington & Lee Worden Field • Annapolis, MD L 0–10  
November 11 at North Carolina A&M Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 50–0  
November 18 Villanova Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 57–7  
November 25 vs. Army Polo GroundsNew York, NY (Rivalry) L 7–15  

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Football History" (PDF). United States Naval Academy. p. 189. Retrieved July 14, 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Navy Yearly Results (1915-1919)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 14, 2015.