Friday, January 27, 2006
Merrimack (MER) at Vermont (VER)
Hockey East Conference Game

Final Score: Merrimack 4, Vermont 2
New Records: Merrimack 5-17-2, Vermont 15-8-2

Referee: Joe Andrews
Assistant Referees: Steve Glines, Jeremy Lovett
Attendance: 4003 (Sellout)
Start Time: 7:05 pm  End Time: 9:10 pm  Total Time: 2:05



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 Merrimack  0 2 2 4    Merrimack  1 / 3 (.333) 
 Vermont  0 1 1 2    Vermont  1 / 6 (.167) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Merrimack  6 8 7 21    Merrimack  7 / 14 0 
 Vermont  8 15 11 34    Vermont  4 / 8 0 



Merrimack Lineup
LW 8 Mickey Rego  0-0-0  0/E   C 10 Rob Ricci  1-0-1  4/E   RW 16 Jordan Fox  1-0-1  1/E
LW 11 Jeff Royston  0-0-0  1/-1   C 18 Brent Gough  0-1-1  1/E   RW 27 Matt Johnson  0-1-1  3/+1
LW 19 Derek Pallardy  0-2-2  1/+2   C 15 Hank Carisio  1-0-1  3/+2   RW 7 Matt Byrnes  1-0-1  2/+2
LW 21 Justin Mills  0-1-1  1/E   C 22 Nick Pomponio  0-0-0  0/E   RW 17 Chris Nugent  0-0-0  0/E
LD 3 Rob LaLonde  0-0-0  1/+2   RD 24 Scott Drewicki  0-1-1  2/+2   G 1 Frank McLaughlin  0-0-0  0
LD 26 Ryan Sullivan  0-0-0  0/+1   RD 14 Brian Boulay  0-0-0  1/-1   G 29 Patrick Watson  0-1-1  0
LD 25 Brock Wilson  0-0-0  0/E   RD 2 Jordan Hart  0-0-0  0/E   G 35 Jim Healey  0-0-0  0
 
Vermont Lineup
LW 28 Matt Syroczynski  1-0-1  3/E   C 9 Torrey Mitchell  0-1-1  5/-1   RW 4 Jeff Corey  1-0-1  4/-1
LW 13 Corey Carlson  0-0-0  1/E   C 8 Dean Strong  0-0-0  2/-1   RW 21 Chris Myers  0-0-0  4/-1
LW 3 Peter Lenes  0-0-0  2/-2   C 20 Reese Wisnowski  0-0-0  1/-1   RW 11 Brady Leisenring  0-1-1  1/-1
LW 10 Joey Gasparini  0-0-0  1/E   C 23 Tom Collingham  0-0-0  0/E   RW 19 Andy Corran  0-0-0  3/E
LD 18 Jaime Sifers  0-0-0  1/-1   RD 25 Phil Youngclaus  0-0-0  0/E   G 1 Jeff Hill  0-0-0  0
LD 27 Kyle Kuk  0-0-0  5/-2   RD 17 Mark Lutz  0-0-0  0/-2   G 29 Joe Fallon  0-0-0  0
LD 26 Ryan Gunderson  0-2-2  1/+1   RD 12 Evan Stoflet  0-0-0  0/+1   G 33 Travis Russell  0-0-0  0



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 MER-1 Matt Johnson (2-Tripping) VER 0x1 0:38 
 MER-2 Chris Nugent (2-Obstruction Hooking) VER 0x2 6:27 
 MER-3 Matt Johnson (2-Cross-Checking) VER 0x3 15:39 

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 MER  1 - 6x6  Hank Carisio (5) (Derek Pallardy, Patrick Watson) 1:57 
 MER (+): 15,19,3,7,26,G29   VER (-): 3,11,17,20,27,G29
 VER-1 Torrey Mitchell (2-Tripping) MER 0x1 3:08 
 MER-4 Brock Wilson (2-Cross-Checking) VER 0x4 6:46 
 MER-5 Jeff Royston (2-Interference) VER 1x5 10:43 
 MER-6 Scott Drewicki (2-Cross-Checking) 11:15 
 VER-2 Jaime Sifers (2-Roughing) 11:15 
 VER  1 - 6x5 PP  Jeff Corey (9) (Brady Leisenring, Ryan Gunderson) 12:34 
 VER: 4,11,26,13,27,G29   MER: 10,14,19,26,G29
 MER  2 - 6x6  Matt Byrnes (2) (Derek Pallardy, Scott Drewicki) 19:13 
 MER (+): 7,19,24,3,15,G29   VER (-): 4,9,17,27,28,G29

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 VER  2 - 6x6  Matt Syroczynski (3) (Torrey Mitchell, Ryan Gunderson) 0:46 
 VER (+): 28,9,26,4,12,G29   MER (-): 11,14,16,18,26,G29
 VER-3 Jaime Sifers (2-Tripping) MER 1x2 1:42 
 MER  3 - 6x5 PP  GW LL  Rob Ricci (5) (Matt Johnson, Justin Mills) 2:44 
 MER: 10,27,21,18,24,G29   VER: 4,9,17,27,G29
 MER-7 Hank Carisio (2-Tripping) VER 1x6 3:21 
 VER-4 Tom Collingham (2-Tripping) MER 1x3 14:35 
 Timeout - Vermont 18:34 
 MER  4 - 6x6  EN  Jordan Fox (1) (Brent Gough) 19:43 
 MER (+): 16,18,24,26,27,G29   VER (-): 3,4,8,9,18,21

 End of Game 



 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Patrick Watson (W, 1-6-0)  8 14 10 32 60:00 2
 
 Vermont Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Joe Fallon (L, 13-8-2)  6 6 5 17 58:57 3
 EMPTY NET  0 0:46 1
 Joe Fallon  0 0 0 0 0:17 0



First Star: Rob Ricci (Merrimack)
Second Star: Ryan Gunderson (Vermont)
Third Star: Patrick Watson (Merrimack)

Merrimack (MER) at Vermont (VER)
Date: Friday, January 27, 2006
Conference Game
Attendance: 4003 (Sellout)
Start Time: 7:05 pm  End Time: 9:10 pm  Total Time: 2:05

Scoring by Period - MER 0-2-2=4; VER 0-1-1=2

1st Period
Scoring - None
Penalties - Matt Johnson, MER (Tripping) 0:38; Chris Nugent, MER (Obstruction Hooking) 6:27; Matt Johnson, MER (Cross-Checking) 15:39

2nd Period
Scoring - 1, MER Hank Carisio/5 (Derek Pallardy/2, Patrick Watson/1) 1:57
2, VER Jeff Corey/9 (Brady Leisenring/16, Ryan Gunderson/5) 12:34 (PP)
3, MER Matt Byrnes/2 (Derek Pallardy/3, Scott Drewicki/6) 19:13
Penalties - Torrey Mitchell, VER (Tripping) 3:08; Brock Wilson, MER (Cross-Checking) 6:46; Jeff Royston, MER (Interference) 10:43; Scott Drewicki, MER (Cross-Checking) 11:15; Jaime Sifers, VER (Roughing) 11:15

3rd Period
Scoring - 4, VER Matt Syroczynski/3 (Torrey Mitchell/21, Ryan Gunderson/6) 0:46
5, MER Rob Ricci/5 (Matt Johnson/4, Justin Mills/2) 2:44 (PP) (GW)
6, MER Jordan Fox/1 (Brent Gough/8) 19:43 (EN)
Penalties - Jaime Sifers, VER (Tripping) 1:42; Hank Carisio, MER (Tripping) 3:21; Tom Collingham, VER (Tripping) 14:35

Merrimack Goaltending - Patrick Watson (60:00, 34 shots, 32 saves, 2 GA)

Vermont Goaltending - Joe Fallon (59:14, 20 shots, 17 saves, 3 GA); Empty Net (0:46, 1 GA)

Win - Patrick Watson, MER (1-6-0). Loss - Joe Fallon, VER (13-8-2).

Shots On Goal - MER 6-8-7=21; VER 8-15-11=34

Power Plays - MER 1 of 3; VER 1 of 6

Penalties - MER 7 (14 min); VER 4 (8 min)

Three Stars: 1. Rob Ricci (Merrimack) 2. Ryan Gunderson (Vermont) 3. Patrick Watson (Merrimack)

Referee: Joe Andrews  Assistant Referees: Steve Glines, Jeremy Lovett