Nick

Virka

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Offensive Lineman
Height: 6'6"
Weight: 255
Year: Senior
Hometown: Morse Bluff, Neb.
High School: North Bend

Bio

Honors & Awards
» Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2018, Spring 2019)

2019 Season Outlook
Senior Nick Virka joined the Huskers during the 2018 season after earning a spot on the roster through a walk-on tryout. The 6-6, 255-pound Virka has made big strides in the weight room since joining the program, and will likely add depth at tackle this fall. A graduate of North Bend High School, Virka did not play football his first three years on campus. 

2018 (Junior)
Virka joined the Huskers during the 2018 season after earning a spot on the team through a walk-on tryout. Virka did not play football in his first three years on campus.

Before Nebraska (North Bend HS)
Virka was a wide receiver and linebacker for North Bend High School. He caught nine passes for 149 yards as a junior in 2013. Virka also wrestled and ran track at North Bend and posted the school's third-best time in the 60-meter hurdles (10.76) as a sophomore.

Personal
Nick is the son of Mike and Chris Virka, and he was born on Aug. 18, 1996. He is majoring in child, youth and family studies.  He volunteered with local hospital visits. 
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