NYHJ's Leo Scaglione Jr. checks in with former Dexter Southfield, now Harvard, forward John Farinacci after he won gold with the U.S team at the 2021 IIHF World Junior Championship.
Teams: Muskegon Lumberjacks (USHL), Harvard (Ivy), U.S. National Junior Team
Hometown: Chatham, N.J. | Position: C | Shoots: Right | Size: 6-0, 185 | Age: 20
Drafted 76th overall by Arizona in the 2019 NHL draft. Had recorded eight points (4-4-8) in six games with Muskegon this season, as of Jan. 13. Totaled 22 points (10-12-22) in 31 contests as a freshman last season at Harvard. Recorded seven points (5-2-7) in seven matches at the 2021 WJC, where the U.S. captured the gold medal.