Baseball loses 9-8 to No. 14 Rice in lengthy Tuesday encounter
Cards set to host No. 14 Rice on Student Appreciation Night
Bumpers has career day vs. the Bears
Cards will hit the road for UCA this weekend
Cards set to host Houston on Tuesday
Junior College: Played for head coach Corey Mercer at North Lake College in Irving, Texas ... Went 4-3 and carried 2.69 ERA over 70.1 innings of work and struck out 64 ... Earned first team all-conference honors and helped team to back-to-back regional appearances.
High School: Coached by Brett Warnack at Billy Ryan High School in Denton, Texas.
Personal: Born Claud Thomas Elsom on November 15, 1990 ... Son of Claud and Janice Elsom.