• A captain in 2008-09, Larkin was named to the NEPSHIA All League Team helping Exeter to a 28-5-2 record and to the NE Championship Final.
• He finished fifth on the team in scoring (including playoffs) with 52 points (14-38-52), setting a single-season record for most goals (14) and assists (38) by a defenseman. Larkin has the most career points (82) by a defenseman in school history.
• He will attend Colgate University in the fall of 2009.
• He spends his summers in Italy, speaks four languages (English, French, Italian and Spanish) and played for Italy at the 2008 Under-18 World Championships (Division 1 Group B) in Riga, Latvia – he had three goals and 20 penalty minutes in five games played.
It's a tribute to him, and everything he's done and deserved is coming to fruition tonight with his jersey in the rafters. He's going to be a first-ballot Hall of Famer. And I said today, if he's not, take my stuff out. If he doesn't deserve to be in there first ballot, no one does. Except for (Wayne) Gretzky, I guess.
— Hockey Hall of Fame member Brett Hull on former teammate Mike Modano, whose No. 9 was retired by the Dallas Stars on Saturday