Tyler Franks
Tyler Franks
Height: 5-11
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Greensboro, Ga.
High School: Home School
Major: Pre-Med/Health Sciences

2011-12: Went 2-10 in singles action, 0-5 in PBC play ... Was 0-1 in the fifth slot and 2-9 at the sixth ... Was a combined 11-9 in doubles, including 9-7 with Kasper Konyves ... Was 4-5 in conference doubles ... PBC Bronze Scholar.

2010-11: Went 12-10 in singles action, including a 4-5 PBC mark ... Had a 3-1 record in the fourth slot and went 9-9 in fifth singles ... Tallied his 10th career singles win over March 10 over North Georgia's Brandon Sloan 7-6, 6-1 ... Was 13-10 in doubles action, going 13-9 with Leo Bernardes, all in the second slot ... Put together a 2-7 conference mark ... Won his 10th career doubles match against SCAD Feb. 18 ... PBC Presidential Scholar.

2009-10: Joined team for spring semester ... Went 4-0 in singles adding a 6-2 doubles mark, teaming with Joao Casagrande, Leo Bernardes and Jerome Leborgne ... Went 1-0 in fourth singles, adding a 3-0 mark in the sixth slot ... Blanked Tuskegee's Elijah Pugh for his fourth-spot win ... Played both second and third doubles, going 3-1 at each.

High School: Took third place in doubles at the under-18 nationals ... Took seventh in singles at the same tournament.

Personal: Son of Rick and Martha Franks ... Came to Georgia College because of the coaching staff ... Lists Andre Agassi and Rocky Balboa as his favorite athletes ... Winning a National Doubles title is his biggest thrill in sports ... Eating lots of pasta is his pre-game meal ... Wants to be named an All-American sometime during his Georgia College tennis career ... His favorite TV show is "Lost." 

Year Singles Doubles Totals
2012 2-10 11-9 13-19
2011 12-10 13-10 25-20
2010 4-0 6-2 10-2
Totals 18-20 30-21 48-41