Thursday, November 1, 2007
Merrimack (MER) at UMass Lowell (UML)
Hockey East Conference Game

Final Score: Merrimack 3, UMass Lowell 1
New Records: Merrimack 4-2-0, UMass Lowell 2-1-1

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referee: Jeff Bunyon
Assistant Referees: Wayne Silva, Chris Aughe
Attendance: 2362
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:06 pm  Total Time: 2:06



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 Merrimack  0 2 1 3    Merrimack  0 / 3 (.000) 
 UMass Lowell  0 1 0 1    UMass Lowell  1 / 7 (.143) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Merrimack  8 11 8 27    Merrimack  9 / 18 0 
 UMass Lowell  6 10 7 23    UMass Lowell  5 / 10 0 



Merrimack Lineup
LW 23 Chris Barton  1-0-1  2/+1   C 24 Rob Ricci  1-1-2  3/+3   RW 11 Matt Jones  1-0-1  4/+3
LW 27 Justin Bonitatibus  0-0-0  1/E   C 21 Francois Ouimet  0-1-1  7/+1   RW 16 J.C. Robitaille  0-0-0  2/E
LW 7 Andrew Letellier  0-0-0  1/E   C 18 Pat Kimball  0-0-0  1/E   RW 20 Kurtis Astle  0-0-0  0/E
LW 5 Chris Kane  0-0-0  1/E   C 6 John Goebel  0-0-0  2/+1   RW 17 Chris Nugent  0-0-0  0/E
LD 26 Adam Ross  0-0-0  0/+1   RD 12 Grant Farrell  0-1-1  0/+2   G 29 Patrick Watson  0-0-0  0
LD 2 Fraser Allan  0-1-1  0/+2   RD 3 Joe Loprieno  0-0-0  2/+1   G 33 Andrew Braithwaite  0-0-0  0
LD 4 Pat Bowen  0-0-0  1/E   RD 22 Brandon Sadlowski  0-0-0  0/E  
 
UMass Lowell Lineup
LW 12 Kory Falite  0-0-0  2/-1   C 21 Ben Holmstrom  0-0-0  1/-2   RW 9 Mark Roebothan  0-0-0  2/E
LW 17 Frank Stegnar  0-0-0  2/E   C 16 Chris Auger  0-1-1  1/-1   RW 19 Mike Potacco  0-0-0  2/-1
LW 24 Ian Schaser  0-0-0  0/-1   C 15 Scott Campbell  0-1-1  2/-2   RW 18 Patrick Cey  0-0-0  0/-2
LW 25 Jason DeLuca  0-0-0  1/E   C 14 Nick Monroe  0-0-0  1/E   RW 23 Jonathan Maniff  1-0-1  2/E
LD 6 Barry Goers  0-0-0  2/-1   RD 7 Maury Edwards  0-0-0  0/-2   G 1 Nevin Hamilton  0-0-0  0
LD 26 Ryan Blair  0-0-0  0/E   RD 5 Nick Schaus  0-0-0  5/-1   G 29 Jon Dryjowicz-Burek  0-0-0  0
LD 27 Tommy Powers  0-0-0  0/E   RD 4 Kelly Sullivan  0-0-0  0/-2   G 30 Carter Hutton  0-0-0  0



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 UML-1 Kelly Sullivan (2-Hooking) MER 0x1 7:07 
 UML-2 Nick Schaus (2-Cross-Checking) MER 0x2 7:36 
 MER-1 Justin Bonitatibus (2-Hitting from Behind) UML 0x1 10:01 
 MER-2 Matt Jones (2-Hooking) UML 0x2 11:31 
 MER-3 Adam Ross (2-Hooking) UML 1x3 19:13 
 MER-4 Joe Loprieno (2-Hitting after the Whistle) 20:00 
 MER-5 Chris Nugent (2-Slashing) 20:00 
 MER-6 Joe Loprieno (2-Instigating) UML 1x4 20:00 
 UML-3 Ben Holmstrom (2-Hitting after the Whistle) 20:00 
 UML-4 Barry Goers (2-Roughing) 20:00 

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 UML  1 - 6x4 PP  Jonathan Maniff (1) (Chris Auger, Scott Campbell) 0:28 
 UML: 23,16,15,12,7,G30   MER: 24,12,4,G33
 UML-5 Ryan Blair (2-Holding) MER 0x3 4:55 
 MER  1 - 6x6  Matt Jones (3) (Fraser Allan, Francois Ouimet) 7:06 
 MER (+): 11,2,21,24,12,G33   UML (-): 24,4,15,5,18,G30
 MER-7 Adam Ross (2-Hitting from Behind) UML 1x5 9:22 
 MER-8 Francois Ouimet (2-Slashing) UML 1x6 16:24 
 MER  2 - 6x6  GW  Chris Barton (2) (Grant Farrell, Rob Ricci) 19:59 
 MER (+): 23,12,24,11,2,G33   UML (-): 21,15,18,7,4,G30

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 MER-9 Matt Jones (2-Obstruction Hooking) UML 1x7 8:13 
 Timeout - Merrimack 19:24 
 Timeout - UMass Lowell 19:24 
 MER  3 - 6x6  EN  Rob Ricci (2) (unassisted) 19:33 
 MER (+): 24,26,3,6,11,G33   UML (-): 19,21,16,12,7,6

 End of Game 



 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Andrew Braithwaite  1 0 0 1 7:28 0
 EMPTY NET  0 0:08 0
 Andrew Braithwaite (W, 2-0-0)  5 9 7 21 52:24 1
 
 UMass Lowell Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Carter Hutton (L, 1-1-0)  8 9 2 19 48:08 2
 EMPTY NET  0 0:05 0
 Carter Hutton  0 0 5 5 11:03 0
 EMPTY NET  0 0:17 1
 Carter Hutton  0 0 0 0 0:27 0



First Star: Andrew Braithwaite (Merrimack)
Second Star: Francois Ouimet (Merrimack)
Third Star: Rob Ricci (Merrimack)

Merrimack (MER) at UMass Lowell (UML)
Date: Thursday, November 1, 2007
Conference Game
Attendance: 2362
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:06 pm  Total Time: 2:06

Scoring by Period - MER 0-2-1=3; UML 0-1-0=1

1st Period
Scoring - None
Penalties - Kelly Sullivan, UML (Hooking) 7:07; Nick Schaus, UML (Cross-Checking) 7:36; Justin Bonitatibus, MER (Hitting from Behind) 10:01; Matt Jones, MER (Hooking) 11:31; Adam Ross, MER (Hooking) 19:13; Joe Loprieno, MER (Hitting after the Whistle) 20:00; Chris Nugent, MER (Slashing) 20:00; Joe Loprieno, MER (Instigating) 20:00; Ben Holmstrom, UML (Hitting after the Whistle) 20:00; Barry Goers, UML (Roughing) 20:00

2nd Period
Scoring - 1, UML Jonathan Maniff/1 (Chris Auger/3, Scott Campbell/2) 0:28 (PP)
2, MER Matt Jones/3 (Fraser Allan/1, Francois Ouimet/4) 7:06
3, MER Chris Barton/2 (Grant Farrell/2, Rob Ricci/5) 19:59 (GW)
Penalties - Ryan Blair, UML (Holding) 4:55; Adam Ross, MER (Hitting from Behind) 9:22; Francois Ouimet, MER (Slashing) 16:24

3rd Period
Scoring - 4, MER Rob Ricci/2 19:33 (EN)
Penalties - Matt Jones, MER (Obstruction Hooking) 8:13

Merrimack Goaltending - Andrew Braithwaite (59:52, 23 shots, 22 saves, 1 GA); Empty Net (0:08, 0 GA)

UMass Lowell Goaltending - Carter Hutton (59:38, 26 shots, 24 saves, 2 GA); Empty Net (0:22, 1 GA)

Win - Andrew Braithwaite, MER (2-0-0). Loss - Carter Hutton, UML (1-1-0).

Shots On Goal - MER 8-11-8=27; UML 6-10-7=23

Power Plays - MER 0 of 3; UML 1 of 7

Penalties - MER 9 (18 min); UML 5 (10 min)

Three Stars: 1. Andrew Braithwaite (Merrimack) 2. Francois Ouimet (Merrimack) 3. Rob Ricci (Merrimack)

Referee: Jeff Bunyon  Assistant Referees: Wayne Silva, Chris Aughe