High School Sports

Football: Loyola’s Nicholas Barr-Mira making a name for himself as a kicker

Nicholas Barr-Mrla

Loyola’s Nicholas Barr-Mira kicks a 50-yard field goal in a junior varsity game.

(Father John Quinn)

Sundays is always a big day for the Barr family. Anthony Barr, a former Loyola High and UCLA standout, plays for the Minnesota Vikings.

But his younger brother, Nicholas Barr-Mira, is a sophomore kicker for the Loyola junior varsity team making his own waves on the football field.

He has booted field goals of 49 and 50 yards this season. He’s also a goalie in soccer.

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