Barrett Franks
Barrett Franks

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Christchurch, New Zealand

High School:
Shirley Boys'

Height:
6-4


04/21/2013

U-M Falls to No. 5 Ohio State at Home in Regular-Season Finale

Men's Tennis Falls to No. 5 OSU at Home in Regular-Season Finale

04/19/2013

U-M Blanks PSU, to Play for Big Ten Crown Sunday

Men's Tennis Blanks PSU, to Play for Big Ten Crown Sunday

04/16/2013

This Week in Michigan Men's Tennis: Penn State, Ohio State

This Week in Michigan Men's Tennis: Penn State, Ohio State

04/14/2013

Wolverines Earn Road Sweep at Iowa

Men's Tennis Earns Road Sweep at Iowa

04/09/2013

This Week in Michigan Men's Tennis: Nebraska, Iowa

This Week in Michigan Men's Tennis: Nebraska, Iowa

04/07/2013

Men's Tennis Highlights - Northwestern

U-M took the doubles point and won five singles matches to defeat Northwestern, 6-1 (April 7, 2013).

At Michigan ... Two-time Big Ten Indoor Doubles champion (2010, '11) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement (2011, '12).

Senior (2013-14) ... Team Captain ... Singles ... 13-14 overall record ... 13-9 dual-match record ... Doubles ... 8-13 ... overall record with Alex Buzzi ... 7-12 dual-match record with Alex Buzzi.

Junior (2012-13) ... Team Captain ... All-Big Ten Second Team ... Singles ... 23-11 overall record ... 17-7 dual-match record ... Doubles ... 16-19 overall record.

Sophomore (2011-12) ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement award ... Singles ... 18-19 overall record ... 16-10 dual-match record ... Clinched U-M's win over LSU with a 6-4, 7-5 win over Stefan Szacinski (Feb. 4) ... Posted a 1-2 record at the Key Biscayne Individuals (Jan. 6-8) ... Went 1-2 at the Big Ten Indoor Championships (Oct. 29-31) ... Doubles ... 17-17 overall record ... Paired with Alex Buzzi to capture the doubles title at Big Ten Indoors (Oct. 28).

Freshman (2010-11) ... Singles ... 17-18 overall, 12-11 in dual matches (5-9 at No. 4, 4-1 at No. 5, 3-1 at No. 6) ... 1-2 at Key Biscayne Individuals (Jan. 7-9) ... 1-2 at the Big Ten Indoors Championships (Oct. 30-Nov. 1) ... 1-1 at the USTA/ITA Midwest Regional Championships (Oct. 21-25); faced two ranked opponents, beating No. 112 Blas Moros (Notre Dame) and losing to No. 86 Joshua Graves (Northwestern) ... 2-2 at the Cliffs' NCAA Tennis Classic (Sept. 24-26) ... earned first collegiate singles win on Saturday, Sept. 25, against Alex Christ (Furman), 7-6 (7), 7-5 ... Doubles ... 11-17 overall, 5-12 in dual matches (3-7 at No. 2, 2-5 at No. 3) ... 0-3 at Key Biscayne Individuals (Jan. 7-9) ... 4-0 at the Big Ten Indoors Championships (Oct. 30-Nov. 1), winning the Flight 'A' doubles title with Justin Rossi ... 1-1 at the USTA/ITA Midwest Regional Championships (Oct. 21-25), playing two matches with Justin Rossi ... 1-1 at the Cliffs' NCAA Tennis Classic (Sept. 24-26) ... earned first collegiate doubles win on Friday, Sept. 24, with Justin Rossi, beating Zach Rigsby/Juan Bolona (Clemson), 8-5.

Prep ... Attended Shirley Boys' High School (2010).

National/International ... Ranked as high as No. 67 in the ITF Juniors ... member of New Zealand Junior Davis Cup team ... among the final 32 singles players at the Australian Open Juniors (2010) ... holds four ITF titles (two singles, two doubles) ... also holds U-14 and U-16 national titles in New Zealand ... Canterbury Tennis Player of the Year (2010) ... Academics ... NCEA Level 1 (Merit), NCEA Level 2 (Merit), NCEA Level 3 (Achieved) ... Calculus & Classical Studies Prize (Level 3).

Personal ... Barrett George Franks was born July 8, 1992 ... son of Gregory Franks and Cheryl Watson.

Career Statistics

Singles Overall Dual Tourn. Big Ten #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6
2010-11 17-18 12-11 5-7 5-4 -- -- -- 5-9 4-1 3-1
2011-12 18-19 16-10 2-9 7-4 -- -- -- 1-3 15-7 --
2012-13 23-11 17-7 6-4 9-1 -- 1-0 5-4 3-1 5-1 3-1
2013-14 13-14 13-9 0-5 6-3 -- -- -- 1-0 6-4 6-5
Career 71-62 58-38 13-25 27-12 0-0 1-0 5-4 10-13 29-12 12-7
Doubles Overall Dual Tourn. Big Ten #1 #2 #3
2010-11 11-17 5-12 6-5 3-4 -- 3-7 2-5
2011-12 17-17 11-11 6-6 7-4 -- 10-12 1-0
2012-13 16-19 8-13 8-6 3-4 -- 1-5 6-8
2013-14 9-15 7-12 2-3 2-5 7-12 -- --
Career 53-68 31-48 22-20 15-17 7-12 14-23 9-13