Keith Francis '76
- An extremely talented middle distance runnier, Keith was New England champion and set Boston College records in seven different events: 800-yard, 800-meters, and mile (outdoors); and 600-yards, 880-yards, 1,000-yards, and 1,000-meters (indoors).
- Accorded All-America recognition, he was ranked as the No. 2 half-miler in the nation.
- Represented the United States in international meets against the Soviet Union and China, and was chosen to compete in the 1976 U.S. Olympic Trials.
- Inducted into the Boston College Varsity Club Athletic Hall of Fame in 1981.