Saturday, January 2, 2010
Merrimack (MER) at Wisconsin (WIS)
Non-Conference Game
Badger Showdown (Madison, WI)

Final Score: Wisconsin 5, Merrimack 4
New Records: Wisconsin 12-5-2, Merrimack 7-9-0

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: Bill Mason, Tom Sterns
Assistant Referees: Brad Roethlisberger, Mike Gulenchyn
Attendance: 13962
Start Time: 7:07 pm  End Time: 9:32 pm  Total Time: 2:25



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 Merrimack  2 0 2 4    Merrimack  1 / 5 (.200) 
 Wisconsin  1 3 1 5    Wisconsin  2 / 7 (.286) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Merrimack  8 11 11 30    Merrimack  7 / 14 0 
 Wisconsin  9 21 10 40    Wisconsin  5 / 10 0 



Merrimack Lineup
LW 23 Chris Barton  1-1-2  2/+1   C 24 Stephane Da Costa  1-1-2  7/+2   RW 21 Francois Ouimet  0-0-0  3/+1
LW 8 John Heffernan  0-0-0  2/-2   C 14 Joe Cucci  0-0-0  1/-1   RW 11 Elliott Sheen  0-1-1  1/-1
LW 28 Jeff Velleca  0-1-1  3/E   C 17 Justin Bonitatibus  1-0-1  2/E   RW 27 Jesse Todd  0-1-1  0/E
LW 15 John Jamieson  0-0-0  1/E   C 25 Matt Moulakelis  0-0-0  1/E   RW 16 J.C. Robitaille  0-0-0  2/E
LD 7 Karl Stollery  1-1-2  1/E   RD 3 Kyle Bigos  0-0-0  1/-1   G 33 Andrew Braithwaite  0-0-0  0
LD 5 Simon Demers  0-0-0  1/-1   RD 4 Pat Bowen  0-1-1  2/E   G 35 Joe Cannata  0-0-0  0
LD 26 Adam Ross  0-0-0  0/+1   RD 2 Fraser Allan  0-0-0  0/+1  
 
Wisconsin Lineup
LW 24 John Mitchell  0-0-0  0/-2   C 5 Blake Geoffrion  0-0-0  4/-1   RW 15 Craig Smith  0-0-0  1/E
LW 11 Andy Bohmbach  0-1-1  1/E   C 22 Ben Street  0-0-0  6/-2   RW 23 Derek Lee  0-1-1  1/-1
LW 28 Jordy Murray  1-1-2  2/+1   C 12 Matt Thurber  0-2-2  0/+2   RW 9 Michael Davies  0-3-3  3/+2
LW 10 Patrick Johnson  0-1-1  2/+1   C 16 Sean Dolan  1-0-1  2/+1   RW 14 Ben Grotting  0-0-0  1/-1
LD 27 Cody Goloubef  0-1-1  2/E   RD 6 Justin Schultz  1-0-1  4/E   G 1 Scott Gudmandson  0-0-0  0
LD 7 Brendan Smith  0-0-0  5/+2   RD 3 Craig Johnson  1-0-1  2/+2   G 33 Brett Bennett  0-0-0  0
LD 17 Ryan McDonagh  1-0-1  3/-2   RD 13 Aaron Bendickson  0-0-0  1/-2   G 35 Mitch Thompson  0-0-0  0



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 MER-1 John Heffernan (2-Hooking) WIS 0x1 4:27 
 WIS-1 BENCH (2-Too Many Players) (Served by Derek Lee) MER 1x1 7:37 
 WIS-2 Ben Street (2-Tripping) MER 1x2 8:29 
 MER  1 - 6x4 PP  Karl Stollery (2) (Stephane Da Costa, Pat Bowen) 9:06 
 MER: 7,24,23,16,4,G35   WIS: 17,27,5,G1
 MER  2 - 6x6  Justin Bonitatibus (5) (Jesse Todd, Jeff Velleca) 13:06 
 MER (+): 17,27,28,2,26,G35   WIS (-): 23,22,11,13,17,G1
 WIS  1 - 6x6  Craig Johnson (1) (Matt Thurber, Michael Davies) 13:41 
 WIS (+): 3,12,9,7,28,G1   MER (-): 7,8,3,14,11,G35
 MER-2 Karl Stollery (2-Interference) WIS 0x2 16:49 

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 MER-3 Matt Moulakelis (2-High-Sticking) WIS 1x3 2:34 
 WIS  2 - 6x5 PP  Justin Schultz (2) (Michael Davies, Derek Lee) 2:50 
 WIS: 6,9,23,5,7,G1   MER: 7,4,11,16,G35
 WIS  3 - 6x6  Jordy Murray (5) (Michael Davies, Matt Thurber) 7:06 
 WIS (+): 28,9,12,3,7,G1   MER (-): 5,4,27,28,17,G35
 MER-4 Justin Bonitatibus (2-Hooking) WIS 1x4 10:42 
 WIS  4 - 6x6  Sean Dolan (2) (Patrick Johnson, Andy Bohmbach) 13:22 
 WIS (+): 16,10,11,17,27,G1   MER (-): 7,3,8,11,14,G35
 MER-5 Karl Stollery (2-Holding) WIS 1x5 15:21 
 WIS-3 Ryan McDonagh (2-GRASPING THE FACEMASK) MER 1x3 20:00 

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 MER  3 - 6x6  Chris Barton (8) (Karl Stollery) 6:36 
 MER (+): 23,7,3,21,24,G35   WIS (-): 24,5,14,17,13,G1
 MER-6 Simon Demers (2-Boarding) WIS 1x6 7:45 
 MER  4 - 6x6  Stephane Da Costa (10) (Chris Barton, Elliott Sheen) 10:00 
 MER (+): 24,14,11,4,7,G35   WIS (-): 24,22,28,17,27,G1
 Timeout - Wisconsin 10:00 
 MER-7 Chris Barton (2-Hooking) WIS 2x7 11:16 
 WIS  5 - 6x5 PP  GW  Ryan McDonagh (3) (Cody Goloubef, Jordy Murray) 11:37 
 WIS: 17,27,28,24,22,G1   MER: 2,11,25,26,G35
 WIS-4 Jordy Murray (2-High-Sticking) MER 1x4 14:11 
 WIS-5 Michael Davies (2-Boarding) MER 1x5 18:35 
 Timeout - Merrimack 18:35 

 End of Game 



 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Joe Cannata  8 18 0 26 39:57 4
 EMPTY NET  0 0:03 0
 Joe Cannata (L, 3-7-0)  0 0 9 9 18:35 1
 EMPTY NET  0 1:25 0
 
 Wisconsin Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Scott Gudmandson (W, 6-2-2)  6 11 9 26 60:00 4

Recap

Merrimack (MER) at Wisconsin (WIS)
Date: Saturday, January 2, 2010
Non-Conference Game
Badger Showdown (Madison, WI)
Attendance: 13962
Start Time: 7:07 pm  End Time: 9:32 pm  Total Time: 2:25

Scoring by Period - MER 2-0-2=4; WIS 1-3-1=5

1st Period
Scoring - 1, MER Karl Stollery/2 (Stephane Da Costa/11, Pat Bowen/10) 9:06 (PP)
2, MER Justin Bonitatibus/5 (Jesse Todd/6, Jeff Velleca/3) 13:06
3, WIS Craig Johnson/1 (Matt Thurber/2, Michael Davies/11) 13:41
Penalties - John Heffernan, MER (Hooking) 4:27; Bench, WIS (Too Many Players) 7:37; Ben Street, WIS (Tripping) 8:29; Karl Stollery, MER (Interference) 16:49

2nd Period
Scoring - 4, WIS Justin Schultz/2 (Michael Davies/12, Derek Lee/7) 2:50 (PP)
5, WIS Jordy Murray/5 (Michael Davies/13, Matt Thurber/3) 7:06
6, WIS Sean Dolan/2 (Patrick Johnson/3, Andy Bohmbach/6) 13:22
Penalties - Matt Moulakelis, MER (High-Sticking) 2:34; Justin Bonitatibus, MER (Hooking) 10:42; Karl Stollery, MER (Holding) 15:21; Ryan McDonagh, WIS (GRASPING THE FACEMASK) 20:00

3rd Period
Scoring - 7, MER Chris Barton/8 (Karl Stollery/5) 6:36
8, MER Stephane Da Costa/10 (Chris Barton/8, Elliott Sheen/3) 10:00
9, WIS Ryan McDonagh/3 (Cody Goloubef/7, Jordy Murray/5) 11:37 (PP) (GW)
Penalties - Simon Demers, MER (Boarding) 7:45; Chris Barton, MER (Hooking) 11:16; Jordy Murray, WIS (High-Sticking) 14:11; Michael Davies, WIS (Boarding) 18:35

Merrimack Goaltending - Joe Cannata (58:32, 40 shots, 35 saves, 5 GA); Empty Net (1:28, 0 GA)

Wisconsin Goaltending - Scott Gudmandson (60:00, 30 shots, 26 saves, 4 GA)

Win - Scott Gudmandson, WIS (6-2-2). Loss - Joe Cannata, MER (3-7-0).

Shots On Goal - MER 8-11-11=30; WIS 9-21-10=40

Power Plays - MER 1 of 5; WIS 2 of 7

Penalties - MER 7 (14 min); WIS 5 (10 min)

Referees: Bill Mason, Tom Sterns  Assistant Referees: Brad Roethlisberger, Mike Gulenchyn