Greg Byrne's Wildcat Wednesday

Clarence Farmer
Clarence Farmer


Houston, Texas

High School:
Booker T. Washington

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 224



Farmer, along with football teammate Sean Jones, become the first two sport baseball players since Rafell Jones in 2000.

Arizona Football: The Wildcats' leading rusher as a sophomore with 1,229 yards, the fourth-best single season total in Arizona history ... Ranked second in the Pac-10 and 21st in the nation in rushing yards ... 2001 first-team All-Pac-10 ... 2001 Arizona Team MVP and Offensive MVP ... Rushed for over 100 yards in six of Arizona's 11 games in 2001, including a career-high 165 at California on Nov. 3 ... Now has nine games with over 100 or more yards rushing ... Rushed for 10 touchdowns and caught one more in 2001 to bring his career total to 15 ... Is averaging 24.3 yards per touchdown rush ... Has rushed for 1,895 yards in his two-year career, already 11th all-time in Arizona history ... Is on pace to break Trung Canidate's school record for rushing yards in a career.

High School: Graduated from Booker T. Washington High School in Houston, Texas where he was a four-year letter winner in baseball ... Earned eight additional letters in three other sports - four in football, three in track and one in basketball ... Ranked in the top 10 in Texas and 53rd in the nation at running back.

Personal: Full name: Clarence E. Farmer ... Born: 10/16/81 ... Area of academic interest to be determined ... Son of Ethelyn and Clarence Farmer ... Parents graduated from Prairie View A & M... Father played semi-pro football for the Houston Titans... Sister, Kizzie, is active in basketball... Brother, Tarence, participates in little league football, baseball and basketball... Enjoys hunting and fishing.