who won the army navy game today

who won the army navy game today

Army Navy Game: Navy Comes Out On Top

Today, the 120th annual Army Navy game took place and there was much anticipation leading up to the game on who would come out on top. The Navy Midshipmen faced off against the Army Black Knights at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. After a close battle, the Navy Midshipmen emerged the victor with the the final score being 31 -7.

Details of the Match

The Navy didn’t have a lead until the second quarter of the game when quarterback, Malcolm Perry, scored a touchdown and the Navy led 7-0. Perry then later scored another touchdown as well during the third quarter and the Navy widened their lead. Perry also set a record for most rushing yards in the Army Navy game with an astounding 304 yards, surpassing the previous record by Heisman Trophy finalist and Army West Point graduate Doc Blanchard who ran for 274 yards back in 1945.

Notable Highlights from the Game

  • Navy Midshipmen quarterback, Malcolm Perry, scored a total of three touchdowns
  • Navy Midshipmen defensive end, Tyler Banjoman, intercepted a pass from Army quarterback Cole Kempsin
  • Malcolm Perry set a record for most rushing yards in the Army Navy game with an amazing 304 yards
  • Navy Midshipmen captain, Anthony Robinson, successfully intercepted a pass in the fourth quarter

The Navy have now won the last three Army Navy games and have now increased their series record lead to 60-52-7!

In addition to the astounding result of the match, the rivalry between the two teams proved to be intense but respectful. Both teams displayed a level of patriotism and respect throughout the game that it is difficult to see in many other sporting events.

The Navy Midshipmen surely had the better day in today’s annual competition, but the Army Black Knights gave it their all and proved their intensity throughout the game. It was definitely a match for the ages that will be remembered for a long time!



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