Honors & Awards
- Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2017; Spring 2018)
Redshirt freshman place-kicker Cole Frahm is among the candidates to fill the shoes of departed four-year starter Drew Brown. An Omaha native, Frahm redshirted in his first year with the Huskers in 2017, and will compete with true freshman Barret Pickering for the place-kicking duties. A walk-on, Frahm was a two-time All-Metro pick at Omaha Burke.
Frahm earned a 3.72 cumulative grade-point average during his first year of college.
Frahm redshirted in his first season in the program.
Before Nebraska (Omaha Burke HS)
Frahm handled field goals, extra points and kickoffs for Omaha Burke from 2014 to 2016. For his career, Frahm made 26-of-42 attempts, with his longest from 39 yards, while making 92-of-97 PAT attempts.
As a senior in 2016, Frahm helped Omaha Burke and Coach Paul Limongi to an 8-3 record and a berth in the Nebraska Class A state playoffs, where the Bulldogs advanced to the quarterfinals before being eliminated. Frahm went 8-for-14 on field goal attempts and made 46-of-47 PATs during his final season at Burke. As a junior in 2015, he made 11-of-17 field goals and 25-of-27 PATs.
In 2014, Frahm helped the Bulldogs to the state playoffs, going 7-for-11 on field goals and 21-of-23 on PATs.
Frahm was named to the Omaha World-Herald All-Nebraska team in 2016 and was an all-Metro pick in both 2015 and 2016. He was an honorable-mention all-state choice as a junior. Frahm also plays goalie for the Burke soccer team and earned honorable-mention all-state honors as junior.
Cole is the son of Gerald and Bonnie Frahm and was born on Jan. 21, 1999. A cousin of former Nebraska place-kicker Dale Klein, Frahm is majoring in pre-health and earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in each of his first two semesters. Frahm volunteered with Husker Heroes, the Nebraska Football Road Race and hospital outreach visits.