Lynchburg Alum Farrell Scores First Professional Goal in Philadelphia Win, Lisicky Drafted in 6th Round

For immediate release – 1/14/2013 - #214

Lynchburg Alum Ethan Farrell Scores First Professional Goal in Philadelphia Win

PHILADELPHIA, PA – Lynchburg College men's lacrosse alum Ethan Farrell ('10) is making an impact at the professional level, making the roster for the Philadephia Wings of the National Lacrosse League.

Farrell, a Nantucket, Massachusetts native, started his rookie season in memorable fashion, netting two goals in the season opener last night as the Wings dropped the Buffalo Bandits by a score of 13-8.

The link to the Wings' first goal of the season, scored by Farrell is located here: http://www.nll.com/news_article/show/210158?referrer_id=389128

The Wings next match is Saturday, January 19 at the Toronto Rock. You can follow Ethan and the rest of the Wings here:

http://www.wingslax.com/page/show/611451-home-of-the-philadelphia-wings

Lynchburg's Joe Lisicky ('13) was drafted with the first pick in the sixth round of the Major League Lacrosse draft by the Ohio Machine. The link to the draft results are here:

http://www.majorleaguelacrosse.com/news/6531/2013-collegiate-draft-results/