A walk on from Lincoln, Justin Holm gained valuable experience while utilizing his redshirt season in his first year at Nebraska in 2018. Holm joined the Husker program in January of 2018 and benefited from a full offseason of strength and conditioning as well as going through spring practice.
Before Nebraska (Lincoln Southwest HS)
Holm earned second-team Super-State honors from the Lincoln Journal Star and honorable-mention all-state accolades from the Omaha World-Herald as a senior in 2017. Holm helped the Silverhawks make the Class A state playoffs in 2016 and 2017. Holm had 41 receptions for 800 yards, an average of 19.5 yards per catch, and scored six touchdowns while setting school season records for receptions, receiving yards, and receiving touchdowns and game records for receptions and receiving yards in 2017. During his junior campaign, Holm caught two passes for 66 yards and one touchdown, while compiling 87 kickoff return yards in three attempts.
Justin is the son of Mike and Tracy Holm and was born on Aug. 9, 1999. He is majoring in finance.