As A Junior (2012-13): Tallied 23 points at the Conference USA Invitational ... Finished seventh in the 200 backstroke and participated in the consolation finals of the 50 free and 200 backstroke ... Competed in eight dual meets... Earned a second-place finish in the 100 backstroke against Davidson ... ... Achieved ECU Honor Roll status during the spring semester.
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.