The young center is projected to be a top-three selection in the 2023 NHL Draft. Recently completing his junior hockey career with the Chicago Steel this past season, Fantilli will be playing for the University of Michigan this fall.
The national governing body, already under fire this year over its handling of a separate alleged sexual assault and out-of-court settlement, said it learned of the new allegations late on Thursday when contacted by a reporter.
The Minnesotans are goaltender Caleb Heil of Victoria, defensman John Stout of Deephaven and forwards Carson Pilgrim of Salol, Michael Risteau of Lakeville, Dallas Vieau of Duluth and Will Zellers of Maple Grove.
Northstar Christian Academy Associate Director Mark Abalan talks about what makes both players stand out after Laubach and Strinden become the first Northstar players taken in the draft for a Knights program that got its start in the fall of 2018.
The former Lakers captain posted 48 goals and 35 assists this past year for his high school. His standout year has him ranked 63rd among all North American skaters by NHL Central Scouting in the 2022 NHL Draft.