1919 Navy Midshipmen football team

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1919 Navy Midshipmen football
United State Naval Academy Logo-sports.png
Conference Independent
1919 record 7–1
Head coach Gil Dobie (3rd season)
Offensive scheme Single wing
Base defense 6–3–2
Captain Eddie Ewen
Home stadium Worden Field
Seasons
← 1918
1920 →
1919 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Centre         9 0 0
Notre Dame         9 0 0
Harvard         9 0 1
Navy         7 1 0
Penn State         7 1 0
Dartmouth         6 1 1
West Virginia         8 2 0
Wash. & Jeff.         6 2 0
Syracuse         8 3 0
Penn         6 2 1
Pittsburgh         6 2 1
Army         6 3 0
USC         4 1 0
Yale         5 3 0
Villanova         5 3 1
Montana         2 3 2
Idaho         2 3 0
SBUC         2 6 0

The 1919 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy during the 1919 college football season. In their third season under head coach Gil Dobie, the Midshipmen compiled a 7–1 record, shut out five opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined score of 298 to 18.[1][2]

After cancellation in 1917 and 1918 due to World War I, the annual Army–Navy Game was played on November 29 at the Polo Grounds in New York City; Navy won 6–0.[2]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 4 NC State Worden FieldAnnapolis, MD W 49–0  
October 11 Johns Hopkins Worden Field • Annapolis, MD (Rivalry) W 66–0  
October 25 Bucknell Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 21–6  
November 1 West Virginia Wesleyan Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 20–6  
November 8 Georgetown Worden Field • Annapolis, MD L 0–6  
November 15 Colby Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 121–0  
November 29 vs. Army Polo GroundsNew York, NY (Rivalry) W 6–0  
December 5 USS Utah Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 15–0  

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.