Warrior Football Hero


One of the many California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) sports offered at Army and Navy Academy, football is among the most popular athletic opportunities on campus. We offer middle school, junior varsity, and varsity teams. Teamwork and a strong sense of brotherhood take the team to new heights as we practice and play on our state-of-the art Maffucci Field. We focus on participation and motivating every team member to push their athletic potential. 


Friday, 19 August 2022 Temecula Preparatory SchoolTemecula Preparatory School7:00 pm
Friday, 26 August 2022 Clairemont HSArmy Navy – Maffucci Field7:00 pm
Friday, 2 September 2022 Calipatria High SchoolCalipatria High School7:00 pm
Friday, 9 September 2022 Nuview BridgeT.B.D.7:00 pm
Friday, 16 September 2022 Classical Academy High SchoolArmy Navy – Maffucci Field7:00 pm
Friday, 23 September 2022 Mountain Empire High SchoolArmy Navy – Maffucci Field7:00 pm
Friday, 7 October 2022 Maranatha Christian SchoolsMaranatha Christian Schools3:00 pm
Friday, 14 October 2022 Kearny High SchoolKearny Senior High School7:00 pm
Friday, 21 October 2022 O'Farrell CharterArmy Navy – Maffucci Field7:00 pm
Friday, 28 October 2022 Tri City Christian High SchoolTri-City Christian7:00 pm


Nehemiah Brunson


Thursday, 2 September 2021 La Jolla High SchoolLa Jolla Country Day0 - 21 L
Thursday, 9 September 2021 Escondido Charter SchoolArmy Navy – Maffucci Field6 - 7 L
Thursday, 16 September 2021 Francis Parker SchoolFrancis Parker School22 - 6 W
Friday, 1 October 2021 Escondido Charter SchoolArmy Navy – Maffucci Field6 - 19 L
Thursday, 14 October 2021 Rancho Buena Vista High SchoolArmy Navy – Maffucci Field16 - 3 W
Thursday, 21 October 2021 Francis Parker SchoolFrancis Parker School2 - 0 W
Thursday, 28 October 2021 Bonita VistaArmy Navy – Maffucci Field4:30 pm

Head Coach

Steve Thomas


Wednesday, 13 October 2021 Santa Fe ChristianArmy Navy – Maffucci Field14 - 21 L
Thursday, 21 October 2021 Maranatha Christian SchoolsMaranatha Christian Schools2 - 0 W
Monday, 25 October 2021 Tri City Christian High SchoolTri-City Christian3:00 pm
Wednesday, 27 October 2021 Pacific Ridge AcademyPacific Ridge School3:30 pm
Wednesday, 3 November 2021 Horizon PrepArmy Navy – Maffucci Field3:30 pm
Monday, 8 November 2021 Horizon PrepHorizon Prep3:30 pm
Wednesday, 10 November 2021 Maranatha Christian SchoolsMaranatha Christian Schools3:30 pm

Head Coach

Nehemiah Brunson

Best Boarding School for Football  

Want to play football at a private high school with CIF sanctioned sports? Football is one the most popular sports at Army and Navy Academy. You may not think that football prep schools can develop star athletes, but Army & Navy Academy is ranked as a top boarding school for football. As a college prep private school for grades 7-12, the Academy is home to many football athlete-scholars and notable alumni in various sports. 

California Interscholastic Federation (CIF) – Army and Navy Academy is a member of CIF Coastal Conference. We participate in CIF sanctioned sports and have been CIF champions in a number of sports over the years. 

Athletic Facilities: Playing sports at the only Military Academy in San Diego has a number of benefits. First, we have a state-of-the art athletic facilities. Duffield Athletic Center, Maffucci Field, and Bliss Stadium are well-known throughout San Diego County. By comparison to other private schools in Southern California, our facilities are stellar. We have even been used by professional football teams for practices. It is that good! Through generous donations from parents like Mr. Duffield, alongside our Board of Trustees, and fundraising efforts, the Academy was able to fund the first phase of our Master Plan several years ago and build the Duffield Athletic Center, Bliss Stadium, and Maffucci Fields. 

Teams: We offer Junior Varsity (JV) and Varsity Football, along with a Middle School Team. 

Our Coaching Staff & Team 

The coaching staff and the team will support and mentor you and take your game to new heights. The varsity football team at Army & Navy Academy will help you develop grit, tenacity, and perseverance, as well as build your confidence.  We also offer a middle school football team as well as Junior Varsity (JV) football. We keep it fun, fast, and safe at Army & Navy Academy. 

Get Fit Physically and Mentally: Beyond physical fitness, we emphasize mental fitness and help athletes learn how to be more strategic in sports.

Gain an Edge for Athletic Scholarships: In addition, our stellar counseling staff will help you apply to colleges and universities, where you can continue to play the sport and apply for college scholarships. 

Enjoy Teamwork and Make Friends for Life: It is all about teamwork at the Academy. Build a brotherhood for life, get ready for college through college prep classes, and enjoy life on our beachfront campus in San Diego county. 

Follow ANA Football: Follow us in the news via the San Diego Union Tribune and stay on top of the school through the MAXPREPs app! We also livestream games on our YouTube Channel and welcome the public to our home games!  Warrior Strong! Warrior Proud!