The Mids' 18 goals are the most scored against the Leopards since the inaugural meeting in 1926.
2015 Navy vs. VMI MLax
Francis in 2015 (So.): Made appearances in four contests, including three Patriot League games ... punched in an unassisted goal in the fourth quarter against #20 Loyola ... scored his first collegiate goal in Navy’s 18-4 win over Lafayette ... made his collegiate debut in the Mids’ opener against VMI where he dealt out an assist to David Jones in what was his first career goal.
2014 (Fr.): Sat out the 2014 season after suffering an ACL injury in January.
More on Francis: A 2012 graduate of Ponte Vedra High School in Ponte Vedra, Fla., Francis spent the 2012-13 academic year at the Naval Academy Prep School ... spent two years at The Hill School in Pennsylvania before moving to Ponte Vedra High School ... a two-sport athlete, he earned letters in football (1) and lacrosse (4) ... garnered All-America honors in lacrosse his junior and senior years and was named the North Florida Player of the Year in 2012 ... named the St. Augustine Record St. Johns County Boys Lacrosse Player of the Year ... also served as lacrosse team captain as a senior ... member of Ponte Vedra’s lacrosse teams that took region crowns in 2001 and ‘12 ... also considered Bucknell and Delaware ... father, Jack, was an All-American lacrosse player at Maryland (‘84), while his mother, Julie, was a gymnast at Maryland ... sister, Callie, is a senior at Duke where she is a member of the lacrosse team ... son of Jack and Julie Francis ... majoring in Economics.