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Football

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. 

SCHEDULE

DateOpponentLocationTime/Result
Saturday, 20 August 2022 Temecula Preparatory SchoolHeritage High School29 - 0 W
Friday, 26 August 2022 Clairemont HSArmy Navy – Maffucci Field24 - 0 W
Thursday, 1 September 2022 Calipatria High SchoolCalipatria High School57 - 0 W
Friday, 9 September 2022 Nuview BridgeArmy Navy – Maffucci Field36 - 0 W
Friday, 16 September 2022 Classical Academy High SchoolArmy Navy – Maffucci Field8 - 13 L
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

HEAD COACH

Nehemiah Brunson
760.547.5259
nbrunson@armyandnavyacademy.org

SCHEDULE

DateOpponentLocationTime/Result
Friday, 26 August 2022 Clairemont HSArmy Navy – Maffucci Field4:00 pm
Friday, 9 September 2022 Nuview BridgeArmy Navy – Maffucci FieldW (FF)
Thursday, 15 September 2022 Classical Academy High SchoolArmy Navy – Maffucci Field4:00 pm
Friday, 23 September 2022 Mountain Empire High SchoolArmy Navy – Maffucci Field4:00 pm
Thursday, 29 September 2022 CrawfordArmy Navy – Maffucci Field4:30 pm
Thursday, 6 October 2022 Santana High SchoolSantana High School5:15 pm
Friday, 14 October 2022 Kearny High SchoolKearny Senior High School4:00 pm
Thursday, 20 October 2022 Olympian High SchoolArmy Navy – Maffucci Field4:30 pm

Head Coach

Steve Thomas
760.547.5259
sthomas@armyandnavyacademy.org

SCHEDULE

DateOpponentLocationTime/Result
Thursday, 29 September 2022 Maranatha Christian SchoolsMaranatha Christian Schools3:30 pm
Monday, 3 October 2022 Tri City Christian High SchoolTri City3:30 pm
Thursday, 6 October 2022 San Diego Jewish AcademySan Diego Jewish Academy3:30 pm
Tuesday, 11 October 2022 Pacific Ridge SchoolPacific Ridge School3:30 pm

Head Coach

Nehemiah Brunson
760.547.5259
nbrunson@armyandnavyacademy.org

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 for 9th through 12th graders. We also have a middle school flag football 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!