How he joined the club: Selected in MLS Re-Entry Draft Stage 2 on Dec. 18, 2013 and signed on Jan. 24, 2014.
2015 MLS: Started, played 90 minutes and picked up a yellow card at DAL on 3/7 … Started and played 90 minutes at SEA on 3/14 and vs. CHI on 3/22 … Started, played 90 minutes and picked up a yellow card at NE on 3/28 … Started and played 37 minutes vs. RSL on 4/5 before exiting with an injury … DNP every match from vs. VAN on 4/11 to vs. ORL on 5/24 due to facial fracture … On bench, but DNP at TOR on 5/30 … Came on in the 89th minute vs. DAL on 6/7 and at SEA on 6/20 … On bench, but DNP vs. LA on 6/27 … Came on in the 72nd minute at POR on 7/5 … Started and played 90 minutes vs. HOU on 7/10 … On bench, but DNP at LA on 7/17 … DNP at VAN on 7/26 … U.S. Open Cup: Started and played 120 minutes vs. SAC on 6/16 … Started and played 90 minutes vs. LA on 7/1 … ICC: Came on at halftime vs. Club America on 7/14 … Came on at halftime and played 45 minutes vs. Manchester United on 7/21.
2014 (San Jose Earthquakes): Made 16 starts in 20 appearances in his first year with the Earthquakes, the most single-season starts and appearances in his career … Played 90 minutes against Real Salt Lake in his Earthquakes debut on March 15 at Buck Shaw Stadium … CCL: Was on the bench, but did not play against Deportivo Toluca FC at Buck Shaw Stadium on March 11 … Started and played 120 minutes against Deportivo Toluca FC at Nemesio Diez Stadium on March 19 … Open Cup: Played 90 minutes against Sacramento Republic FC at Kezar Stadium on June 11 … Played 120 minutes against Seattle Sounders FC at Starfire Sports Complex on June 24.
2013 (Charlotte Eagles / Chicago Fire): Started the year with the Charlotte Eagles, scoring three goals in 12 appearances before signing with the Chicago Fire on July 10 ... Started one game after joining the Fire.
2012 (Columbus Crew): Made 10 appearances, including six starts, for Columbus ... Recorded a career-high three assists ... Had a game-winning assist against the Chicago Fire on May 26 at Crew Stadium.
2011 (Columbus Crew): Made six appearances, including five starts, for Columbus.
2010(Columbus Crew): Appeared in 12 matches, with 10 starts for Columbus ... Made Crew and MLS debut on 7/17 vs. N.Y. when he came on as a substitute... Missed matches on 3/27, 4/10, 4/24 and 5/1 due to L ankle sprain... Had three yellow cards (7/31, 9/4, 9/25)...Recoded his first point in MLS with an assist on 9/25...Selected in the fourth round (No. 63 overall) of the 2010 MLS SuperDraft... MLS Cup Playoffs: Started on 10/28 at Colorado ... 2010-11 CONCACAF Champions League: Appeared in all six matches with four starts ... Received a yellow card vs. Joe Public (9/14) ... U.S. Open Cup: Started in three matches (6/29, 7/6 and in final 10/5)... Had one assist (7/6)... Had one Yellow Card (10/5)
College: Made 61 appearances, while scoring seven goals and nine assists in his three-year career at Lindsey Wilson... Captained the Blue Raiders to the 2009 NAIA National Championship, tallying three goals and four assists on the campaign… Named to the All Mid-South Conference First Team in 2008.
Personal: The son of Joy and Carlton Francis ... Has three brothers, Ronald Jackson, Carlton Francis and Dwayne Russell, and one sister, Debbie Tyson ... Studied communications at Lindsey Wilson College (Ky.) ... Likes to cook, listen to music and spend time with family and friends in his free time.