2010 Youngstown State Football Roster
2011 Youngstown State Football Roster
Nate Schkurko

85 - Nate Schkurko

Height: 6-2
Weight: 195
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Twinsburg, Ohio
High School: Twinsburg
Position: LS

2011 (Senior): Played in two games as the snapper on punts...saw action against South Dakota State and Southern Illinois...earned his fourth letter.

2010 (Junior): Played in all 11 games during the year as a long snapper...snapped on every punt and placement kick during the season...had 55 snaps on placement kicks - 15 on FGs and 40 on PATs - and 43 on punts...YSU made 12-of-14 FG attempts, 38-of-40 PAT tries and averaged 39.5 yards a punt...named the HBK Special Teams Player of the Game against UNI...earned his third letter.

2009 (Sophomore): Played in 10 games during the year as a long snapper...snapped on every punt following first game...snapped on placements final five games of the year...had 63 snaps played on special teams...had 46 on punts and 17 on placement kicks...did not play at Pitt...named HBK Special Teams Player of the Game versus Indiana State, and South Dakota State...earned his second letter.

2008 (R-Freshman): Took over the long snapping duties for the final four games...did not play the first eight contests...Hill Barth & King Special Teams Player of the Game against Western Illinois...earned his first letter.

2007 (Freshman): Redshirted...named to Gateway Honor Roll.

High School: A versatile athlete, played four positions throughout high school career...as a senior was an honorable-mention Western Reserve Conference selection as a defensive back...team's special teams player of the year as long snapper...senior year played quarterback and defensive back...had 1,000 all-purpose yards...recorded 42 tackles, including 31 solo stops...named Tigers' special teams player of the year...as a junior played wide receiver and defensive back...caught 21 passes for 335 yards and four touchdowns...earned all-conference accolades...had three interceptions...four-year starter at long snapper...coach was Al Hodakievic...also played baseball and basketball...member of the honor roll...four-year member of Students Against Drunk Drivers.

Personal: Parents are Karen and Nick Schkurko...has a sister...born Sept. 28, 1989...major is civil engineering technology...recipient of the 2011-12 Carmen and Gail Policy Scholarship.