Saturday, January 6, 2007
Merrimack (MER) at Massachusetts (UMA)
Hockey East Conference Game

Final Score: Massachusetts 4, Merrimack 2
New Records: Massachusetts 9-7-3, Merrimack 3-14-2

Recap

Referee: Jeff Bunyon
Assistant Referees: Chris Low, Chris Aughe
Attendance: 3105
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:09 pm  Total Time: 2:09



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 Merrimack  1 0 1 2    Merrimack  2 / 6 (.333) 
 Massachusetts  2 2 0 4    Massachusetts  0 / 6 (.000) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Merrimack  4 9 10 23    Merrimack  9 / 18 0 
 Massachusetts  9 9 8 26    Massachusetts  9 / 18 0 



Merrimack Lineup
LW 8 Mickey Rego  0-0-0  0/-2   C 19 Derek Pallardy  0-0-0  1/-1   RW 7 Matt Byrnes  0-0-0  4/-2
LW 18 Pat Kimball  1-1-2  2/-1   C 16 J.C. Robitaille  0-2-2  1/E   RW 11 Matt Jones  1-1-2  3/E
LW 27 Justin Bonitatibus  0-0-0  2/-1   C 9 Carmen Posteraro  0-0-0  0/-1   RW 13 Mike Vaskivuo  0-0-0  1/-2
LW 5 Chris Kane  0-0-0  0/-1   C 21 Justin Mills  0-0-0  1/-1   RW 6 John Goebel  0-0-0  2/-1
LD 26 Ryan Sullivan  0-0-0  0/-2   RD 14 Brian Boulay  0-0-0  0/-2   G 29 Patrick Watson  0-0-0  0
LD 25 Brock Wilson  0-0-0  0/E   RD 22 Brandon Sadlowski  0-0-0  4/E   G 33 Andrew Braithwaite  0-0-0  0
LD 3 Joe Loprieno  0-0-0  0/-2   RD 4 Pat Bowen  0-0-0  2/-2   G 35 Jim Healey  0-0-0  0
 
Massachusetts Lineup
LW 14 P.J. Fenton  0-0-0  3/+1   C 12 Cory Quirk  0-1-1  2/+1   RW 11 Chris Davis  1-0-1  4/+2
LW 23 Chris Capraro  0-0-0  2/+1   C 16 Matt Anderson  0-0-0  1/+1   RW 18 Scott Crowder  0-0-0  0/E
LW 49 Kevin Jarman  1-0-1  5/+2   C 26 Brett Watson  0-0-0  1/+2   RW 24 Alex Berry  1-0-1  2/+2
LW 9 Zech Klann  0-0-0  0/E   C 8 Jordan Virtue  0-0-0  1/+1   RW 10 Will Ortiz  0-0-0  1/E
LD 2 Martin Nolet  0-0-0  0/E   RD 28 Mike Kostka  0-1-1  1/+1   G 29 Jon Quick  1-0-1  1
LD 7 David Leaderer  0-0-0  0/+2   RD 27 Justin Braun  0-0-0  0/E   G 33 Dan Meyers  0-0-0  0
LD 20 Mark Matheson  0-1-1  1/+2   RD 4 John Wessbecker  0-0-0  1/+2  



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 MER-1 Pat Bowen (2-Interference) UMA 0x1 2:02 
 UMA  1 - 6x6  Kevin Jarman (5) (unassisted) 11:32 
 UMA (+): 49,26,7,4,24,G29   MER (-): 14,27,9,13,26,G29
 UMA  2 - 6x6  Chris Davis (7) (Cory Quirk) 12:38 
 UMA (+): 11,12,20,26,14,G29   MER (-): 7,4,8,3,19,G29
 Timeout - Merrimack 12:38 
 UMA-1 Scott Crowder (2-Tripping) MER 1x1 13:15 
 MER  1 - 6x5 PP  Pat Kimball (3) (Matt Jones, J.C. Robitaille) 14:04 
 MER: 18,11,16,3,4,G29   UMA: 24,11,7,26,G29
 MER-2 Justin Bonitatibus (2-Hooking) UMA 0x2 16:02 

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 UMA  3 - 6x6  EN DP GW  Jon Quick (1) (unassisted) 9:31 
 UMA (+): 7,23,4,11,16,29   MER (-): 3,8,4,18,13,7
 UMA-2 Chris Davis (2-Holding) MER 1x2 9:31 
 UMA-3 Justin Braun (2-Holding) MER 1x3 10:03 
 MER-3 Joe Loprieno (2-GRASPING THE FACEMASK) 12:39 
 MER-4 Joe Loprieno (2-ROUGHING ATW) 12:39 
 UMA-4 P.J. Fenton (2-Roughing) 12:39 
 UMA-5 P.J. Fenton (2-ROUGHING ATW) 12:39 
 UMA  4 - 6x6  Alex Berry (1) (Mark Matheson, Mike Kostka) 13:23 
 UMA (+): 24,20,28,49,8,G29   MER (-): 21,5,6,14,26,G29
 MER-5 Mike Vaskivuo (2-Elbowing) UMA 0x3 13:54 
 MER-6 Pat Kimball (2-Slashing) UMA 0x4 15:24 
 UMA-6 Scott Crowder (2-Interference) MER 1x4 17:57 

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 MER-7 Brock Wilson (2-CTH HIGH-STICKING) UMA 0x5 9:00 
 UMA-7 Mark Matheson (2-Tripping) MER 1x5 10:12 
 MER-8 J.C. Robitaille (2-Roughing) UMA 0x6 11:50 
 MER-9 Joe Loprieno (2-Slashing) 13:48 
 UMA-8 Chris Capraro (2-Slashing) 13:48 
 UMA-9 Alex Berry (2-Tripping) MER 2x6 17:01 
 MER  2 - 6x5 PP  Matt Jones (3) (Pat Kimball, J.C. Robitaille) 18:05 
 MER: 11,18,16,3,4,G29   UMA: 11,20,4,2,G29

 End of Game 



 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Patrick Watson (L, 2-4-1)  7 3 0 10 29:25 2
 EMPTY NET  0 0:07 1
 Patrick Watson  0 4 8 12 30:28 1
 
 Massachusetts Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Jon Quick (W, 8-6-3)  3 9 9 21 60:00 2



First Star: Jon Quick (Massachusetts)
Second Star: Alex Berry (Massachusetts)
Third Star: Pat Kimball (Merrimack)

Merrimack (MER) at Massachusetts (UMA)
Date: Saturday, January 6, 2007
Conference Game
Attendance: 3105
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:09 pm  Total Time: 2:09

Scoring by Period - MER 1-0-1=2; UMA 2-2-0=4

1st Period
Scoring - 1, UMA Kevin Jarman/5 11:32
2, UMA Chris Davis/7 (Cory Quirk/9) 12:38
3, MER Pat Kimball/3 (Matt Jones/2, J.C. Robitaille/4) 14:04 (PP)
Penalties - Pat Bowen, MER (Interference) 2:02; Scott Crowder, UMA (Tripping) 13:15; Justin Bonitatibus, MER (Hooking) 16:02

2nd Period
Scoring - 4, UMA Jon Quick/1 9:31 (EN) (GW)
5, UMA Alex Berry/1 (Mark Matheson/3, Mike Kostka/7) 13:23
Penalties - Chris Davis, UMA (Holding) 9:31; Justin Braun, UMA (Holding) 10:03; Joe Loprieno, MER (GRASPING THE FACEMASK) 12:39; Joe Loprieno, MER (ROUGHING ATW) 12:39; P.J. Fenton, UMA (Roughing) 12:39; P.J. Fenton, UMA (ROUGHING ATW) 12:39; Mike Vaskivuo, MER (Elbowing) 13:54; Pat Kimball, MER (Slashing) 15:24; Scott Crowder, UMA (Interference) 17:57

3rd Period
Scoring - 6, MER Matt Jones/3 (Pat Kimball/5, J.C. Robitaille/5) 18:05 (PP)
Penalties - Brock Wilson, MER (CTH HIGH-STICKING) 9:00; Mark Matheson, UMA (Tripping) 10:12; J.C. Robitaille, MER (Roughing) 11:50; Joe Loprieno, MER (Slashing) 13:48; Chris Capraro, UMA (Slashing) 13:48; Alex Berry, UMA (Tripping) 17:01

Merrimack Goaltending - Patrick Watson (59:53, 25 shots, 22 saves, 3 GA); Empty Net (0:07, 1 GA)

Massachusetts Goaltending - Jon Quick (60:00, 23 shots, 21 saves, 2 GA)

Win - Jon Quick, UMA (8-6-3). Loss - Patrick Watson, MER (2-4-1).

Shots On Goal - MER 4-9-10=23; UMA 9-9-8=26

Power Plays - MER 2 of 6; UMA 0 of 6

Penalties - MER 9 (18 min); UMA 9 (18 min)

Three Stars: 1. Jon Quick (Massachusetts) 2. Alex Berry (Massachusetts) 3. Pat Kimball (Merrimack)

Referee: Jeff Bunyon  Assistant Referees: Chris Low, Chris Aughe