Black Wolves Sign Mark Farthing

UNCASVILLE, Conn. (March 27, 2015) – The New England Black Wolves have signed Mark Farthing to a practice squad contract.

A native of Peterborough, Ontario, Farthing has spent the last three seasons with the Peterborough Lakers of Major Series Lacrosse. He had 13 points on three goals and 10 assists in 34 games for the Lakers. In 2014, the defenseman was named a First Team All-Star in the Canadian Lacrosse League, playing for the Durham Turfdogs.

Collegiately, Farthing served as captain in his junior and senior seasons at Brock University in Ontario. With the Badgers, he won two Canadian University Field Lacrosse Association national championships.

The Black Wolves return to action on Sunday, March 29th, hosting the Minnesota Swarm at 1 p.m. at Mohegan Sun Arena. For more information, or to purchase tickets, call 1-844-LAX-WOLF (529.9653) or e-mail