38  Lance Elder
Lance Elder
Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Miami, Fla.

High School:
South Dade HS

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 197

Position:
RHP

B/T:
R/R

04/13/2014

Herd Runs Over Roadrunners 5-2 Sunday

The win puts Waggoner second on All-Time List

04/10/2014

Marshall Has 157 Named to Commissioner's Honor Roll

CONFERENCE USA COMMISSIONER'S HONOR ROLL ANNOUNCED

04/09/2014

Marshall Bullies Bobcats in Walk-Off Victory

The Herd defeated Ohio 2-1 Wednesday

04/01/2014

Herd Takes Kennedy Center Opener Over Akron

Marshall defeated the Zips 5-2 Tuesday

04/01/2014

Marshall Looks to Crush Colonels Wednesday

The Herd travels to Richmond, Ky. to face EKU

Career: Began his true freshman season as a middle reliever before being moved to the starting rotation, eventually making weekend starts over the last seven weeks of 2012...took his first winning decision in a come-from-behind win over Liberty (4/1/2012)...struck out the first hitter he faced looking (2/26).

2013: Red-shirted, did not play.

2012: Appeared in seven games as a reliever before becoming a member of the starting rotation for the final seven weeks of the year...struck out the first hitter he faced looking (2/26) and claimed his first winning decision against Liberty (4/1)...went 2-5 mostly due to a lack of run support...posted a quality start against No. 9 Rice, holding the Owls to two runs on seven hits over six innings (4/15)...pitched well despite an early exit against No. 13 UCF: gave up two earned runs on six hits in 3.1 innings (5/11)...closed out the season with a winning decision against Tulane where he and fellow freshman Joe McGillicuddy combined for a shutout (5/19).

High School: Attended South Dade where he played baseball and bowled...went 7-1 with an earned run average of 2.90 his junior year...struck out 43 in 64.0 innings of work...boasted a record of 8-2 on the hill his senior year...2.40 ERA in 76.0 innings pitched...struck out 94...named first team All-Dade and Pitcher of the Year...team won district championship and was regional finalists.

Personal: Born on Oct. 5, 1992...son of Keith and Deneen Elder...father played football at Georgia Military College...has two older sisters, Auburn (23) and Michele (21)...majoring in business management with a minor in accounting.

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