For a few fleeting moments in the fourth quarter of Navy’s third straight loss to Army, it looked like the Midshipmen might find some way to salvage this awful season.
Backup quarterback Garrett Lewis came on in relief of struggling Zach Abey (Archbishop Spalding) and got the stagnant offense moving. The Mids scored a late touchdown and seemed to steal the momentum that the Black Knights had owned since the opening kickoff.
Then reality blindsided them again … and again … and again.
Two late fumbles allowed Army to hold back the tide and score a clinching touchdown, which assured there would be no break in the soul-searching that will...