HOCKEY EAST TEXT BOX SCORE
Merrimack (MER) vs Princeton (PRN)
Date: Sunday, November 2, 2014
Non-Conference Game
Liberty Invitational Third Place (Newark, NJ)
Attendance: 2987
Start Time: 1:00 pm  End Time: 3:03 pm  Total Time: 2:03

Scoring by Period - MER 3-2-1=6; PRN 0-0-1=1

1st Period
Scoring - 1, MER Alfred Larsson/2 (Dan Kolomatis/3) 8:17
2, MER Jace Hennig/2 (Ben Bahe/2) 15:36 (GW)
3, MER Ben Bahe/1 (Brian Christie/4) 17:54
Penalties - Kyle Rankin, PRN (Cross-Checking) 0:56; Aaron Kesselman, PRN (Hooking) 5:08

2nd Period
Scoring - 4, MER Dan Kolomatis/2 (Brian Christie/5, Vinny Scotti/3) 2:50 (PP)
5, MER Brett Seney/4 (Mathieu Tibbet/3, Jace Hennig/1) 7:43
Penalties - Tom Kroshus, PRN (Interference) 1:12; Matt Nelson, PRN (Roughing) 1:59; Tucker Brockett, PRN (Tripping) 3:04; Mathieu Tibbet, MER (Slashing) 5:25; Mathieu Tibbet, MER (Interference) 9:35; Craig Wyszomirski, MER (Interference) 11:43; Quin Pompi, PRN (Tripping) 14:32

3rd Period
Scoring - 6, MER Mathieu Tibbet/1 (Brett Seney/2) 15:48
7, PRN Ryan Berlin/1 (Michael Zajac/1, Quin Pompi/1) 17:23
Penalties - Quin Pompi, PRN (Holding) 5:42; Tommy Davis, PRN (Interference) 9:09; Aaron Kesselman, PRN (CTH ROUGHING) 11:23; Jonathan Lashyn, MER (Tripping) 18:57

Merrimack Goaltending - Rasmus Tirronen (57:07, 25 shots, 24 saves, 1 GA); Joe Pantalone (2:37, 0 shots, 0 saves, 0 GA); Empty Net (0:16, 0 GA)

Princeton Goaltending - Colton Phinney (30:27, 18 shots, 13 saves, 5 GA); Ben Halford (29:29, 15 shots, 14 saves, 1 GA); Empty Net (0:04, 0 GA)

Win - Rasmus Tirronen, MER (5-0-1). Loss - Colton Phinney, PRN (0-1-1).

Shots On Goal - MER 11-11-11=33; PRN 3-14-8=25

Power Plays - MER 1 of 9; PRN 0 of 4

Penalties - MER 4 (8 min); PRN 9 (18 min)

New Records - Merrimack 5-1-1, Princeton 0-1-1

Three Stars: 1. Dan Kolomatis (Merrimack) 2. Rasmus Tirronen (Merrimack) 3. Ben Halford (Princeton)

Referees: Paul Crosta, Peter Feola  Linesmen: Matt McNulty, Dan Taggart