1921 Navy Midshipmen football team

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1921 Navy Midshipmen football
United State Naval Academy Logo-sports.png
Conference Independent
1921 record 6–1
Head coach Bob Folwell (2nd season)
Captain Emery Lawson
Home stadium Worden Field
Seasons
← 1920
1922 →
1921 NCAA independents football records
Conf     Overall
Team W   L   T     W   L   T
Penn State         8 0 2
Notre Dame         10 1 0
USC         10 1 0
Navy         6 1 0
Dartmouth         6 2 1
Pittsburgh         5 3 1
Army         6 4 0
Idaho         4 3 1
Montana         3 3 1
Drexel         2 3 1

The 1921 Navy Midshipmen football team represented the United States Naval Academy during the 1921 college football season. In their second season under head coach Bob Folwell, the Midshipmen compiled a 6–1 record, shut out six opponents, and outscored all opponents by a combined score of 147–13.[1][2]

The annual Army–Navy Game was played on November 26 at the Polo Grounds in New York City; Navy won 7–0.[2][3]

Schedule[edit]

Date Opponent Site Result
October 1 NC State Worden FieldAnnapolis, MD W 40–0  
October 8 Western Reserve Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 53–0  
October 15 Princeton Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 13–0  
October 29 Bethany (WV) Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W 21–0  
November 5 Bucknell Worden Field • Annapolis, MD W  6–0  
November 12 vs. Penn State Franklin FieldPhiladelphia, PA L   7–13  
November 26 vs. Army Polo GroundsNew York, NY [3] (Rivalry) W  7–0  

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Football History" (PDF). United States Naval Academy. p. 190. Retrieved July 14, 2015.
  2. ^ a b "Navy Yearly Results (1920-1924)". College Football Data Warehouse. David DeLassus. Retrieved July 14, 2015.
  3. ^ a b "Navy plows through sea of mud and defeats Army, 7-0, before notables". Spokesman-Review. (Spokane, Washington). November 27, 1921. p. 1, part 2.