Friday, January 16, 2009
Boston University (BU) at Merrimack (MER)
Hockey East Conference Game

Final Score: Boston University 4, Merrimack 1
New Records: Boston University 15-5-1, Merrimack 5-12-3

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: Dave Hansen, Jack Millea
Assistant Referees: Matt Riegert, Chris Aughe
Attendance: 2785
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:16 pm  Total Time: 2:16



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 Boston University  3 1 0 4    Boston University  2 / 10 (.200) 
 Merrimack  0 0 1 1    Merrimack  1 / 12 (.083) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Boston University  13 7 6 26    Boston University  19 / 46 0 
 Merrimack  7 2 6 15    Merrimack  16 / 51 0 



Boston University Lineup
LW 10 Chris Higgins  0-0-0  0/E   C 33 Colin Wilson  0-2-2  3/E   RW 21 Jason Lawrence  2-0-2  3/E
LW 15 John McCarthy  0-0-0  1/E   C 12 Chris Connolly  0-0-0  1/E   RW 18 Brandon Yip  0-0-0  2/E
LW 14 Andrew Glass  1-1-2  1/+2   C 13 Nick Bonino  0-2-2  2/+2   RW 27 Vinny Saponari  0-0-0  1/+2
LW 11 Zach Cohen  0-1-1  2/E   C 26 Luke Popko  0-0-0  0/E   RW 17 Victor Saponari  0-0-0  0/E
LD 7 Brian Strait  0-0-0  2/+1   RD 97 Matt Gilroy  1-1-2  4/+1   G 31 Kieran Millan  0-0-0  0
LD 8 Steve Smolinsky  0-0-0  0/E   RD 3 Kevin Shattenkirk  0-0-0  2/E   G 32 Adam Kraus  0-0-0  0
LD 5 David Warsofsky  0-1-1  2/+1   RD 2 Eric Gryba  0-0-0  0/+1   G 35 Grant Rollheiser  0-0-0  0
 
Merrimack Lineup
LW 23 Chris Barton  0-0-0  2/-1   C 24 Rob Ricci  0-1-1  1/-1   RW 27 Jesse Todd  0-0-0  0/-1
LW 20 Ryan Flanigan  0-0-0  1/E   C 8 Carter Madsen  0-0-0  1/-1   RW 21 Francois Ouimet  0-0-0  2/E
LW 18 Pat Kimball  0-0-0  1/E   C 17 Justin Bonitatibus  0-0-0  1/E   RW 16 J.C. Robitaille  1-0-1  1/E
LW 9 Mickey Rego  0-0-0  0/E   C 15 John Jamieson  0-0-0  1/-1   RW 10 Bobby Kramer  0-0-0  1/-1
LD 26 Adam Ross  0-0-0  0/E   RD 3 Joe Loprieno  0-0-0  0/E   G 33 Andrew Braithwaite  0-0-0  0
LD 2 Fraser Allan  0-0-0  1/E   RD 12 Grant Farrell  0-0-0  0/E   G 35 Joe Cannata  0-0-0  0
LD 7 Karl Stollery  0-1-1  2/-2   RD 22 Brandon Sadlowski  0-0-0  0/-2  



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 MER-1 Adam Ross (2-Tripping) BU 0x1 0:42 
 BU-1 David Warsofsky (2-Interference) MER 0x1 3:00 
 MER-2 Mickey Rego (5-Hitting from Behind) BU 1x3 6:09 
 MER-3 Mickey Rego (10-Game Misconduct) (Served by Justin Bonitatibus) 6:09 
 BU-2 Chris Higgins (2-Holding) 6:40 
 BU  1 - 6x5 PP  Jason Lawrence (9) (Matt Gilroy, Colin Wilson) 9:38 
 BU: 21,97,18,10,33,G31   MER: 3,27,26,18,G35
 BU  2 - 6x6  GW  Matt Gilroy (3) (Andrew Glass, Nick Bonino) 15:06 
 BU (+): 97,13,14,27,7,G31   MER (-): 10,22,7,15,8,G35
 BU-3 BENCH (2-TOO MANY PLAYERS ON ICE) (Served by Zach Cohen) MER 0x2 15:53 
 BU  3 - 6x6  Andrew Glass (2) (David Warsofsky, Nick Bonino) 18:59 
 BU (+): 14,5,13,2,27,G31   MER (-): 27,23,24,22,7,G35

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 BU-4 Brandon Yip (2-Roughing) 4:21 
 MER-4 Brandon Sadlowski (2-High-Sticking) 4:21 
 BU-5 Eric Gryba (2-Tripping) MER 0x3 5:59 
 BU-6 Nick Bonino (2-Hooking) MER 0x4 7:59 
 MER-5 Pat Kimball (2-Hooking) BU 1x4 11:00 
 MER-6 Fraser Allan (2-Boarding) BU 1x5 11:32 
 BU-7 BENCH (2-TOO MANY PLAYERS ON ICE) (Served by Andrew Glass) MER 0x5 12:19 
 MER-7 Ryan Flanigan (2-Charging) BU 2x6 15:16 
 BU  4 - 6x5 PP  Jason Lawrence (10) (Zach Cohen, Colin Wilson) 16:01 
 BU: 21,11,33,97,18,G31   MER: 3,26,27,15,G35
 MER-8 Joe Loprieno (2-Tripping) BU 2x7 16:01 
 BU-8 Vinny Saponari (2-Slashing) 19:45 
 BU-9 Vinny Saponari (2-UNSPORTSMANLIKE CONDUCT ATW) (Served by Victor Saponari) MER 0x6 19:45 
 MER-9 Joe Loprieno (2-UNSPORTSMANLIKE CONDUCT ATW) 19:45 

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 MER-10 Chris Barton (2-Hooking) BU 2x8 1:51 
 MER-11 John Jamieson (2-Hooking) BU 2x9 5:36 
 BU-10 Victor Saponari (2-High-Sticking) MER 0x7 8:42 
 BU-11 Eric Gryba (2-Slashing) MER 0x8 10:05 
 BU-12 Eric Gryba (2-High-Sticking) MER 0x9 10:05 
 MER-12 Ryan Flanigan (2-Boarding) BU 2x10 14:08 
 BU-13 Kevin Shattenkirk (2-CONTACT TO THE HEAD) MER 1x10 15:26 
 BU-14 Eric Gryba (2-High-Sticking) MER 1x11 16:13 
 MER  1 - 6x4 PP  J.C. Robitaille (3) (Karl Stollery, Rob Ricci) 17:11 
 MER: 16,7,24,23,27,G35   BU: 15,18,5,G31
 BU-15 Eric Gryba (2-Roughing) 18:39 
 BU-16 Eric Gryba (2-HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 18:39 
 BU-17 Colin Wilson (2-HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 18:39 
 BU-18 Jason Lawrence (2-HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) MER 1x12 18:39 
 BU-19 Eric Gryba (10-Misconduct) 18:39 
 MER-13 Bobby Kramer (2-HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 18:39 
 MER-14 Joe Loprieno (2-HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 18:39 
 MER-15 Adam Ross (2-HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 18:39 
 MER-16 Adam Ross (10-Misconduct) 18:39 

 End of Game 



 Boston University Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Kieran Millan (W, 11-1-1)  7 2 5 14 60:00 1
 
 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Joe Cannata (L, 3-4-3)  10 6 6 22 60:00 4



First Star: Jason Lawrence (Boston University)
Second Star: Matt Gilroy (Boston University)
Third Star: Andrew Glass (Boston University)

Recap

Boston University (BU) at Merrimack (MER)
Date: Friday, January 16, 2009
Conference Game
Attendance: 2785
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:16 pm  Total Time: 2:16

Scoring by Period - BU 3-1-0=4; MER 0-0-1=1

1st Period
Scoring - 1, BU Jason Lawrence/9 (Matt Gilroy/11, Colin Wilson/17) 9:38 (PP)
2, BU Matt Gilroy/3 (Andrew Glass/1, Nick Bonino/14) 15:06 (GW)
3, BU Andrew Glass/2 (David Warsofsky/11, Nick Bonino/15) 18:59
Penalties - Adam Ross, MER (Tripping) 0:42; David Warsofsky, BU (Interference) 3:00; Mickey Rego, MER (5-Hitting from Behind) 6:09; Mickey Rego, MER (10-Game Misconduct) 6:09; Chris Higgins, BU (Holding) 6:40; Bench, BU (TOO MANY PLAYERS ON ICE) 15:53

2nd Period
Scoring - 4, BU Jason Lawrence/10 (Zach Cohen/3, Colin Wilson/18) 16:01 (PP)
Penalties - Brandon Yip, BU (Roughing) 4:21; Brandon Sadlowski, MER (High-Sticking) 4:21; Eric Gryba, BU (Tripping) 5:59; Nick Bonino, BU (Hooking) 7:59; Pat Kimball, MER (Hooking) 11:00; Fraser Allan, MER (Boarding) 11:32; Bench, BU (TOO MANY PLAYERS ON ICE) 12:19; Ryan Flanigan, MER (Charging) 15:16; Joe Loprieno, MER (Tripping) 16:01; Vinny Saponari, BU (Slashing) 19:45; Vinny Saponari, BU (UNSPORTSMANLIKE CONDUCT ATW) 19:45; Joe Loprieno, MER (UNSPORTSMANLIKE CONDUCT ATW) 19:45

3rd Period
Scoring - 5, MER J.C. Robitaille/3 (Karl Stollery/7, Rob Ricci/6) 17:11 (PP)
Penalties - Chris Barton, MER (Hooking) 1:51; John Jamieson, MER (Hooking) 5:36; Victor Saponari, BU (High-Sticking) 8:42; Eric Gryba, BU (Slashing) 10:05; Eric Gryba, BU (High-Sticking) 10:05; Ryan Flanigan, MER (Boarding) 14:08; Kevin Shattenkirk, BU (CONTACT TO THE HEAD) 15:26; Eric Gryba, BU (High-Sticking) 16:13; Eric Gryba, BU (Roughing) 18:39; Eric Gryba, BU (HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 18:39; Colin Wilson, BU (HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 18:39; Jason Lawrence, BU (HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 18:39; Eric Gryba, BU (10-Misconduct) 18:39; Bobby Kramer, MER (HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 18:39; Joe Loprieno, MER (HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 18:39; Adam Ross, MER (HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 18:39; Adam Ross, MER (10-Misconduct) 18:39

Boston University Goaltending - Kieran Millan (60:00, 15 shots, 14 saves, 1 GA)

Merrimack Goaltending - Joe Cannata (60:00, 26 shots, 22 saves, 4 GA)

Win - Kieran Millan, BU (11-1-1). Loss - Joe Cannata, MER (3-4-3).

Shots On Goal - BU 13-7-6=26; MER 7-2-6=15

Power Plays - BU 2 of 10; MER 1 of 12

Penalties - BU 19 (46 min); MER 16 (51 min)

Three Stars: 1. Jason Lawrence (Boston University) 2. Matt Gilroy (Boston University) 3. Andrew Glass (Boston University)

Referees: Dave Hansen, Jack Millea  Assistant Referees: Matt Riegert, Chris Aughe