2008-09: Francis Pare played in 63 games with the Grand Rapids Griffins in his first professional season, scoring 24 goals, 24 assists for 48 points. His plus-23 rating was the best on the Griffins. He added 2 goals and 2 assists in 10 playoff games.
2009-10: In his second pro season, Pare scored 16 goals, 23 assists for 39 points in 77 games.
2010-11: Pare improved on his offensive totals once again as a member of the Grand Rapids Griffins. In 80 games with the team, he put up 24 goals and 30 assists for 54 points.
Pare has very soft hands, using them for sniping and playmaking purposes. Has a strong ability to hang onto the puck, and possesses good hockey vision.
Pare projects as a third line winger. He will look to improve his offensive numbers and shore up his defensive game during his fourth season as a member of the Grand Rapids Griffins.