Sunday, March 5, 2017
New Hampshire (UNH) at Merrimack (MER)
Non-Conference Game
Hockey East Opening Round

Final Score: New Hampshire 5, Merrimack 2
New Records: New Hampshire 14-18-5, Merrimack 15-16-6

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: Jamie Koharski, Geoff Miller
Linesmen: Rob Shintani, Nick Briganti
Attendance: 2151
Start Time: 7:05 pm  End Time: 9:20 pm  Total Time: 2:15



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 New Hampshire  3 0 2 5    New Hampshire  1 / 6 (.167) 
 Merrimack  1 0 1 2    Merrimack  2 / 4 (.500) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 New Hampshire  13 6 11 30    New Hampshire  5 / 10 0 
 Merrimack  14 14 18 46    Merrimack  7 / 14 0 



New Hampshire Lineup
LW 10 Jason Salvaggio  1-1-2  6/+2   C 11 Michael McNicholas  1-2-3  3/+2   RW 16 Tyler Kelleher  1-1-2  6/+2
LW 22 Ara Nazarian  0-1-1  0/+1   C 25 Chris Miller  0-0-0  0/+1   RW 20 Patrick Grasso  1-1-2  1/+1
LW 14 Joe Sacco  0-1-1  0/+1   C 9 Frankie Cefalu  1-0-1  1/+1   RW 8 Jamie Hill  0-1-1  1/+1
LW 7 Brendan van Riemsdyk  0-0-0  2/E   C 26 Liam Blackburn  0-0-0  4/E   RW 13 Justin Fregona  0-0-0  0/E
LD 2 Matias Cleland  0-1-1  3/+2   RD 6 Cameron Marks  0-0-0  0/+2   G 35 Daniel Tirone  0-0-0  0
LD 21 Anthony Wyse  0-0-0  1/+2   RD 4 Dylan Maller  0-0-0  1/E   G 41 Adam Clark  DNP
LD 27 Matt Dawson  0-0-0  1/E   RD 5 Dylan Chanter  0-0-0  0/+2  
 
Merrimack Lineup
LW 13 Brett Seney  0-1-1  5/-1   C 20 Hampus Gustafsson  1-0-1  4/-1   RW 25 Sami Tavernier  0-0-0  2/-1
LW 9 Jace Hennig  0-0-0  3/-2   C 12 Ludvig Larsson  0-0-0  1/-2   RW 16 Chris LeBlanc  0-0-0  2/-1
LW 19 Michael Babcock  0-0-0  2/E   C 23 Alfred Larsson  0-0-0  2/E   RW 22 Mathieu Tibbet  0-0-0  2/E
LW 17 Logan Coomes  0-0-0  3/-1   C 10 Derek Petti  1-0-1  5/-2   RW 11 Tyler Irvine  0-0-0  1/-2
LD 4 Marc Biega  0-1-1  1/-1   RD 3 Aaron Titcomb  0-0-0  2/-1   G 1 Collin Delia  0-0-0  0
LD 15 Jared Kolquist  0-1-1  2/-2   RD 8 Johnathan Kovacevic  0-0-0  3/-2   G 29 Craig Pantano  DNP
LD 6 Alex Carle  0-1-1  3/-1   RD 2 Ryan Cook  0-0-0  3/-1   G 31 Drew Vogler  DNP



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 UNH  1 - 6x6  Michael McNicholas (13) (Tyler Kelleher, Jason Salvaggio) 1:14 
 UNH (+): 11,16,10,21,5,G35   MER (-): 10,8,9,11,15,G1
 UNH  2 - 6x6  Frankie Cefalu (1) (Jamie Hill, Joe Sacco) 6:01 
 UNH (+): 9,8,14,21,5,G35   MER (-): 10,17,11,2,6,G1
 UNH-1 Tyler Kelleher (2-Tripping) MER 1x1 8:46 
 MER  1 - 6x5 PP  Hampus Gustafsson (15) (Jared Kolquist, Brett Seney) 9:54 
 MER: 20,13,15,8,25,G1   UNH: 7,20,21,4,G35
 UNH  3 - 6x6  GW  Patrick Grasso (19) (Ara Nazarian) 14:45 
 UNH (+): 20,2,25,6,22,G35   MER (-): 16,12,9,4,3,G1
 MER-1 Logan Coomes (2-Slashing) UNH 0x1 16:14 
 MER-2 Alfred Larsson (2-Tripping) UNH 0x2 17:02 

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 MER-3 Johnathan Kovacevic (2-High-Sticking) UNH 0x3 1:45 
 UNH-2 Joe Sacco (2-Hooking) MER 1x2 5:05 
 MER-4 Jace Hennig (2-Interference) UNH 1x4 19:16 

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 MER-5 Tyler Irvine (2-Tripping) UNH 1x5 0:57 
 UNH  4 - 6x4 PP  Tyler Kelleher (23) (Michael McNicholas, Patrick Grasso) 1:07 
 UNH: 16,11,10,2,20,G35   MER: 19,23,3,G1
 UNH-3 Michael McNicholas (2-Hooking) MER 1x3 4:18 
 UNH-4 Daniel Tirone (2-Delay of Game) (Served by Chris Miller) MER 2x4 6:31 
 MER  2 - 6x5 PP  Derek Petti (6) (Alex Carle, Marc Biega) 7:54 
 MER: 10,6,4,9,16,G1   UNH: 21,10,4,26,G35
 MER-6 Marc Biega (2-Interference) UNH 1x6 10:13 
 UNH-5 Tyler Kelleher (2-Tripping) 14:39 
 MER-7 Ludvig Larsson (2-Embellishment) 14:39 
 Timeout - Merrimack 17:51 
 UNH  5 - 6x6  EN  Jason Salvaggio (23) (Michael McNicholas, Matias Cleland) 18:53 
 UNH (+): 10,11,2,16,6,G35   MER (-): 20,25,12,13,15,8

 End of Game 



 New Hampshire Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Daniel Tirone (W, 14-16-5)  12 0 0 12 16:44 1
 EMPTY NET  0 0:18 0
 Daniel Tirone  1 14 17 32 42:58 1
 
 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Collin Delia (L, 9-8-3)  10 5 0 15 25:02 3
 EMPTY NET  0 0:03 0
 Collin Delia  0 1 9 10 32:46 1
 EMPTY NET  0 1:02 1
 Collin Delia  0 0 0 0 1:07 0



First Star: Tyler Kelleher (New Hampshire)
Second Star: Michael McNicholas (New Hampshire)
Third Star: Daniel Tirone (New Hampshire)

Sunday, March 5, 2017
New Hampshire (UNH) at Merrimack (MER)
Non-Conference Game
Hockey East Opening Round

Referees: Jamie Koharski, Geoff Miller
Linesmen: Rob Shintani, Nick Briganti
Attendance: 2151
Start Time: 7:05 pm  End Time: 9:20 pm  Total Time: 2:15
New Records: New Hampshire 14-18-5, Merrimack 15-16-6

Game Recap

logo UNH
5
Final
logo MER
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Game Summary
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 1:14  UNH1-0 EV Michael McNicholas (13)Tyler Kelleher/39, Jason Salvaggio/13
1st 6:01  UNH2-0 EV Frankie Cefalu (1)Jamie Hill/2, Joe Sacco/1
1st 9:54  MER1-2 PP Hampus Gustafsson (15)Jared Kolquist/10, Brett Seney/21
1st 14:45  UNH3-1 EV GW Patrick Grasso (19)Ara Nazarian/9
3rd 1:07  UNH4-1 PP Tyler Kelleher (23)Michael McNicholas/29, Patrick Grasso/12
3rd 7:54  MER2-4 PP Derek Petti (6)Alex Carle/9, Marc Biega/6
3rd 18:53  UNH5-2 EV EN Jason Salvaggio (23)Michael McNicholas/30, Matias Cleland/33
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
New Hampshire  3025
Merrimack  1012
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
New Hampshire  1361130
Merrimack  14141846
  PP PP % PIM SHGF
New Hampshire  1/6 .167 5/10 0
Merrimack  2/4 .500 7/14 0
New Hampshire Stats
## New Hampshire G A P PIM SOG +/-
2 Matias Cleland 0110/0 3+2
4 Dylan Maller 0000/0 1E
5 Dylan Chanter 0000/0 0+2
6 Cameron Marks 0000/0 0+2
7 Brendan van Riemsdyk 0000/0 2E
8 Jamie Hill 0110/0 1+1
9 Frankie Cefalu 1010/0 1+1
10 Jason Salvaggio 1120/0 6+2
11 Michael McNicholas 1231/2 3+2
13 Justin Fregona 0000/0 0E
14 Joe Sacco 0111/2 0+1
16 Tyler Kelleher 1122/4 6+2
20 Patrick Grasso 1120/0 1+1
21 Anthony Wyse 0000/0 1+2
22 Ara Nazarian 0110/0 0+1
25 Chris Miller 0000/0 0+1
26 Liam Blackburn 0000/0 4E
27 Matt Dawson 0000/0 1E
35 G Daniel Tirone 0001/2 0+4
41 G Adam Clark Did Not Play
 New Hampshire Totals 59145/10 30+4
## Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
35 Daniel Tirone (W, 14-16-5)59:422 13141744
 Empty Net0:180     
Merrimack Stats
## Merrimack G A P PIM SOG +/-
2 Ryan Cook 0000/0 3-1
3 Aaron Titcomb 0000/0 2-1
4 Marc Biega 0111/2 1-1
6 Alex Carle 0110/0 3-1
8 Johnathan Kovacevic 0001/2 3-2
9 Jace Hennig 0001/2 3-2
10 Derek Petti 1010/0 5-2
11 Tyler Irvine 0001/2 1-2
12 Ludvig Larsson 0001/2 1-2
13 Brett Seney 0110/0 5-1
15 Jared Kolquist 0110/0 2-2
16 Chris LeBlanc 0000/0 2-1
17 Logan Coomes 0001/2 3-1
19 Michael Babcock 0000/0 2E
20 Hampus Gustafsson 1010/0 4-1
22 Mathieu Tibbet 0000/0 2E
23 Alfred Larsson 0001/2 2E
25 Sami Tavernier 0000/0 2-1
1 G Collin Delia 0000/0 0-3
29 G Craig Pantano Did Not Play
31 G Drew Vogler Did Not Play
 Merrimack Totals 2467/14 46-4
## Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
1 Collin Delia (L, 9-8-3)58:554 106925
 Empty Net1:051     
Penalty Summary
Prd Player Team Min Infraction Time 
1stTyler KelleherUNH2Tripping8:46 
1stLogan CoomesMER2Slashing16:14 
1stAlfred LarssonMER2Tripping17:02 
2ndJohnathan KovacevicMER2High-Sticking1:45 
2ndJoe SaccoUNH2Hooking5:05 
2ndJace HennigMER2Interference19:16 
3rdTyler IrvineMER2Tripping0:57 
3rdMichael McNicholasUNH2Hooking4:18 
3rdDaniel TironeUNH2Delay of Game6:31 
3rdMarc BiegaMER2Interference10:13 
3rdTyler KelleherUNH2Tripping14:39 
3rdLudvig LarssonMER2Embellishment14:39