As A Sophomore (2011-12): Scored 18 points at the C-USA Invitational, finishing among the top-12 in the 200 backstroke (10th), 50 free (11th) and 100 backstroke (12th) ... Posted the seventh-fastest time in school history in the 100 backstroke during the C-USA preliminaries ... Competed in eight dual meets... Best finish of the season was second-place against Catawba in the 100 backstroke ... Earned ECU Honor Roll status each semester.
As A Freshman (2010-11): Competed in five dual meets ... Posted his top times of the season in the 100 and 200 backstroke against South Carolina ... Recorded a second-place finish in the 100 backstroke in the tri-meet with Catawba and Gardner-Webb.
High School/Club: Attended The Hill School... Earned all-state honors ... Swam for Boyertown YMCA under coach Linda Jones ... YMCA National Finalist.
Personal: Pursuing a degree in business ... Born April 1, 1991 ... Son of Robert and Carolyn Francis ... Older brother Ryan swam at Virginia Tech, older sister Kylie is a former varsity record holder in the 200 backstroke at ECU.
|Francis' Top Times|
|Event||Time||Year||Meet||In The ECU Record Books|
|100 Backstroke||50.31||2013||C-USA Invitational||Sixth|
|200 Backstroke||1:50.96||2013||C-USA Invitational||Seventh|
|50 Freestyle||21.49||2013||C-USA Invitational|