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Both players were four-year teammates at Bemidji State University, which finished 22-16-3 last year and finished with a better record each year the two were in the program.
Marinaccio was the leading scorer last season at Bemidji State with 29 points (11g-18a) in 41 games. Harms was the fourth-leading scorer ,and second leading senior scorer, behind Marinaccio with 21 points (8g-13a) in 35 games.
Harms was the winner of the 2016-17 Senior Class Award given to the most outstanding senior student athlete in Division I Men’s Hockey. Marinaccio was also honored for academics last season.