1921 Navy Midshipmen football team

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1921 Navy Midshipmen football
United State Naval Academy Logo-sports.png
ConferenceIndependent
1921 record6–1
Head coachBob Folwell (2nd season)
CaptainEmery Lawson
Home stadiumWorden 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
Delaware         5 4 0
Idaho         4 3 1
Montana         3 3 1
Drexel         2 3 1
Texas Mines         1 4 0

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]

DateOpponentSiteResult
October 1NC StateW 40–0
October 8Western Reserve
  • Worden Field
  • Annapolis, MD
W 53–0
October 15Princeton
  • Worden Field
  • Annapolis, MD
W 13–0
October 29Bethany (WV)
  • Worden Field
  • Annapolis, MD
W 21–0
November 5Bucknell
  • Worden Field
  • Annapolis, MD
W 6–0
November 12vs. Penn StateL 7–13
November 26vs. ArmyW 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.