1. Nicholas Verdugo

    Nicholas Verdugo

    Height: 5" 10' | Weight: 170lbs

    Class of 2022 | CA

    Kicker Rating:

    Punter Rating:

    • #32

      Ranked Punter

    Offers: Hillsdale College, Western Oregon*

Committed: Old Dominion*

Kohl's Comments

Verdugo recently competed in the 2022 Kohl's Senior Challenge. He flashed big potential in his punting once again and was able to chart some excellent punts at camp. The majority of his punts charted were over 40 yards at the event and he showed the ability to hit spirals on command at camp. Verdugo competed at the Kohl’s 2021 Winter Showcase event. His "A" ball of 53-yards with 4.75 seconds of hang time showed us that he has big potential to be a highly recruited 2022 punter. Verdugo attended the Kohl's National Scholarship Camp in July of 2021. He graded out at the 5 star level at this event. His score of 105.7 points on 30 punts shows his potential. Verdugo does need to keep working to reach his potential but he should be able to compete at the college level.

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Athlete Bio

Starting punter and kicker on Del Oro High School varsity football team

All Sierra Football League (SFL) first team punter, 2021

Most Outstanding Special Teams Player, Del Oro High School, 2021

Kohl's 5-Star, 25th Ranked Punter Class of 2022

Starting center fielder and middle infielder on Del Oro High School varsity baseball team

Awards & Honors

  • Del Oro High School's Most Outstanding Special Teams Player Spring 2021
  • First Team All SFL (Sierra Foothill League) Punter Spring 2021
  • Del Oro High School's Most Outstanding Special Teams Player Fall 2021

Academics

  • GPA: 3.52

Ranking Camp Results

JANUARY 22, 2022 NATIONAL SENIOR CHALLENGE

December 12, 2021 Western Winter Showcase

Training Camp Results

DateCamp
06/20/2021Bakersfield, CA - 1 Day Training Camp

Punts

Distance: 45.00 yards – Hang time: 4.09
Distance: 42.00 yards – Hang time: 3.66
Distance: 41.00 yards – Hang time: 4.53
Average Distance: 42.67 yards  |  Average Hang Time: 4.09 seconds

Weekly Game Stats

Weekly stats for Nicholas are unavailable at this time.

Season Stats

Field GoalsExtra PointsPuntsKickoffsSnaps
Season FGM/ FGA XPM/ XPA #Avg.Inside 20 # TBs SS/ SA
20214/514/1744411440190/0

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