Saturday, December 5, 2009
Merrimack (MER) at Northeastern (NOE)
Hockey East Conference Game

Final Score: Northeastern 2, Merrimack 1
New Records: Northeastern 6-7-1, Merrimack 7-7-0

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Referees: Dave Hansen, Kevin Shea
Assistant Referees: Chris Aughe, Tom Cronin
Attendance: 2921
Start Time: 7:15 pm  End Time: 9:21 pm  Total Time: 2:06



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 Merrimack  0 1 0 1    Merrimack  1 / 5 (.200) 
 Northeastern  0 1 1 2    Northeastern  0 / 4 (.000) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Merrimack  9 7 9 25    Merrimack  4 / 8 0 
 Northeastern  6 7 4 17    Northeastern  5 / 10 0 



Merrimack Lineup
LW 23 Chris Barton  0-0-0  1/E   C 27 Jesse Todd  0-0-0  1/E   RW 16 J.C. Robitaille  0-0-0  0/E
LW 12 Brandon Brodhag  0-0-0  5/-1   C 14 Joe Cucci  0-1-1  4/-1   RW 24 Stephane Da Costa  0-1-1  3/-1
LW 8 John Heffernan  0-0-0  1/E   C 17 Justin Bonitatibus  0-0-0  0/E   RW 11 Elliott Sheen  0-0-0  0/E
LW 18 Pat Kimball  0-0-0  0/-1   C 9 Carter Madsen  0-0-0  1/-1   RW 10 Bobby Kramer  0-0-0  0/-1
LD 7 Karl Stollery  1-0-1  1/E   RD 3 Kyle Bigos  0-0-0  3/E   G 29 Nick Drew  0-0-0  0
LD 26 Adam Ross  0-0-0  3/-2   RD 4 Pat Bowen  0-0-0  2/-2   G 33 Andrew Braithwaite  0-0-0  0
LD 5 Simon Demers  0-0-0  0/E   RD 22 Brandon Sadlowski  0-0-0  0/E   G 35 Joe Cannata  0-0-0  0
 
Northeastern Lineup
LW 94 Tyler McNeely  0-0-0  1/E   C 17 Steve Silva  0-0-0  0/E   RW 16 Kyle Kraemer  0-0-0  1/E
LW 19 Wade MacLeod  0-1-1  3/+1   C 27 Alex Tuckerman  0-1-1  0/+1   RW 9 Garrett Vermeersch  1-0-1  3/+1
LW 91 Robbie Vrolyk  0-0-0  3/E   C 22 Greg Costa  0-0-0  0/E   RW 18 Mike McLaughlin  0-0-0  2/E
LW 29 Matt Lipinski  0-1-1  0/+1   C 11 Justin Daniels  0-1-1  0/+1   RW 24 Drew Daniels  0-0-0  0/+1
LD 5 Jake Newton  0-0-0  2/+1   RD 6 David Strathman  1-0-1  2/+1   G 30 Mike Binnington  0-0-0  0
LD 21 Drew Muench  0-0-0  0/+1   RD 3 Chris Student  0-0-0  0/+1   G 46 Bryan Mountain  0-0-0  0
LD 2 Drew Ellement  0-0-0  0/E   RD 8 J.P. Maley  0-0-0  0/E  



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 NOE-1 Mike McLaughlin (2-Boarding) MER 0x1 9:03 
 MER-1 Carter Madsen (2-Holding) NOE 0x1 11:33 
 MER-2 Simon Demers (2-Cross-Checking) NOE 0x2 14:01 
 NOE-2 Robbie Vrolyk (2-Slashing) MER 0x2 15:17 
 MER-3 John Heffernan (2-Slashing) NOE 0x3 19:02 

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 NOE  1 - 6x6  Garrett Vermeersch (4) (Wade MacLeod, Alex Tuckerman) 4:59 
 NOE (+): 9,19,21,27,3,G46   MER (-): 24,26,12,14,4,G35
 MER-4 John Heffernan (2-Tripping) NOE 0x4 10:16 
 NOE-3 J.P. Maley (2-Holding) MER 0x3 13:00 
 NOE-4 Tyler McNeely (2-CTH ELBOWING) MER 1x4 19:04 
 MER  1 - 6x5 PP  Karl Stollery (1) (Joe Cucci, Stephane Da Costa) 19:49 
 MER: 7,24,12,14,4,G35   NOE: 22,17,6,5,G46

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 NOE  2 - 6x6  GW  David Strathman (2) (Justin Daniels, Matt Lipinski) 6:28 
 NOE (+): 6,5,24,11,29,G46   MER (-): 26,18,9,4,10,G35
 NOE-5 Steve Silva (2-Slashing) MER 1x5 17:28 

 End of Game 



 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Joe Cannata (L, 3-6-0)  6 6 3 15 59:04 2
 EMPTY NET  0 0:08 0
 Joe Cannata  0 0 0 0 0:09 0
 EMPTY NET  0 0:39 0
 
 Northeastern Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Bryan Mountain  4 0 0 4 13:57 0
 EMPTY NET  0 0:04 0
 Bryan Mountain (W, 1-1-0)  5 6 9 20 45:59 1



First Star: David Strathman (Northeastern)
Second Star: Garrett Vermeersch (Northeastern)
Third Star: Bryan Mountain (Northeastern)

Recap

Merrimack (MER) at Northeastern (NOE)
Date: Saturday, December 5, 2009
Conference Game
Attendance: 2921
Start Time: 7:15 pm  End Time: 9:21 pm  Total Time: 2:06

Scoring by Period - MER 0-1-0=1; NOE 0-1-1=2

1st Period
Scoring - None
Penalties - Mike McLaughlin, NOE (Boarding) 9:03; Carter Madsen, MER (Holding) 11:33; Simon Demers, MER (Cross-Checking) 14:01; Robbie Vrolyk, NOE (Slashing) 15:17; John Heffernan, MER (Slashing) 19:02

2nd Period
Scoring - 1, NOE Garrett Vermeersch/4 (Wade MacLeod/5, Alex Tuckerman/4) 4:59
2, MER Karl Stollery/1 (Joe Cucci/12, Stephane Da Costa/10) 19:49 (PP)
Penalties - John Heffernan, MER (Tripping) 10:16; J.P. Maley, NOE (Holding) 13:00; Tyler McNeely, NOE (CTH ELBOWING) 19:04

3rd Period
Scoring - 3, NOE David Strathman/2 (Justin Daniels/2, Matt Lipinski/1) 6:28 (GW)
Penalties - Steve Silva, NOE (Slashing) 17:28

Merrimack Goaltending - Joe Cannata (59:13, 17 shots, 15 saves, 2 GA); Empty Net (0:47, 0 GA)

Northeastern Goaltending - Bryan Mountain (59:56, 25 shots, 24 saves, 1 GA); Empty Net (0:04, 0 GA)

Win - Bryan Mountain, NOE (1-1-0). Loss - Joe Cannata, MER (3-6-0).

Shots On Goal - MER 9-7-9=25; NOE 6-7-4=17

Power Plays - MER 1 of 5; NOE 0 of 4

Penalties - MER 4 (8 min); NOE 5 (10 min)

Three Stars: 1. David Strathman (Northeastern) 2. Garrett Vermeersch (Northeastern) 3. Bryan Mountain (Northeastern)

Referees: Dave Hansen, Kevin Shea  Assistant Referees: Chris Aughe, Tom Cronin