Sunday, December 7, 2008
Maine (MNE) at Merrimack (MER)
Hockey East Conference Game

Final Score: Maine 3, Merrimack 2
New Records: Maine 8-5-1, Merrimack 4-8-3

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: Jeff Bunyon, Jack Milea
Assistant Referees: Brendan Kelleher, Bob Bernard
Attendance: 2381
Start Time: 2:00 pm  End Time: 4:07 pm  Total Time: 2:07



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 Maine  2 0 1 3    Maine  2 / 6 (.333) 
 Merrimack  0 1 1 2    Merrimack  2 / 8 (.250) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Maine  10 10 3 23    Maine  10 / 20 0 
 Merrimack  10 9 10 29    Merrimack  9 / 26 0 



Maine Lineup
LW 13 Spencer Abbott  0-0-0  1/E   C 37 Christopher Hahn  0-2-2  2/E   RW 22 Lem Randall  0-0-0  1/E
LW 10 Brian Flynn  0-0-0  0/E   C 29 Tanner House  1-0-1  2/E   RW 89 Gustav Nyquist  1-0-1  2/E
LW 23 Robby Dee  0-1-1  0/+1   C 7 Jeffrey Marshall  0-0-0  1/+1   RW 40 Brett Carriere  1-0-1  2/+1
LW 17 Kevin Swallow  0-0-0  0/E   C 18 Keif Orsini  0-0-0  0/E   RW 12 Kyle Solomon  0-0-0  2/E
LD 27 Will O'Neill  0-2-2  1/E   RD 21 Matt Duffy  0-0-0  2/E   G 33 Dave Wilson  0-0-0  0
LD 5 Josh Van Dyk  0-0-0  1/E   RD 79 Simon Danis-Pepin  0-0-0  3/E   G 38 Scott Darling  0-0-0  0
LD 4 Mike Banwell  0-1-1  1/+1   RD 6 Jeff Dimmen  0-0-0  2/+1  
 
Merrimack Lineup
LW 23 Chris Barton  0-2-2  1/E   C 24 Rob Ricci  1-0-1  4/E   RW 11 Elliott Sheen  0-0-0  2/E
LW 18 Pat Kimball  0-0-0  1/-1   C 27 Jesse Todd  0-0-0  1/-1   RW 16 J.C. Robitaille  0-0-0  1/-1
LW 20 Ryan Flanigan  0-0-0  0/E   C 14 Joe Cucci  0-1-1  4/E   RW 28 Jeff Velleca  0-0-0  2/E
LW 15 John Jamieson  0-0-0  0/E   C 8 Carter Madsen  0-0-0  2/E   RW 10 Bobby Kramer  0-0-0  0/E
LD 2 Fraser Allan  0-1-1  2/E   RD 3 Joe Loprieno  0-0-0  0/E   G 33 Andrew Braithwaite  0-0-0  0
LD 26 Adam Ross  1-0-1  5/-1   RD 4 Pat Bowen  0-0-0  2/-1   G 35 Joe Cannata  0-0-0  0
LD 7 Karl Stollery  0-0-0  1/E   RD 22 Brandon Sadlowski  0-0-0  1/E  



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 MER-1 Adam Ross (2-Holding the Stick) MNE 1x1 0:22 
 MNE  1 - 6x5 PP  Gustav Nyquist (7) (Christopher Hahn, Will O'Neill) 0:40 
 MNE: 29,89,27,21,37,G38   MER: 2,3,27,23,G35
 MER-2 Joe Loprieno (10-Misconduct) 0:40 
 MER-3 Karl Stollery (2-Interference) MNE 2x2 2:48 
 MNE  2 - 6x5 PP  Tanner House (4) (Christopher Hahn, Will O'Neill) 2:59 
 MNE: 29,89,27,37,21,G38   MER: 26,22,24,27,G35
 MNE-1 Jeffrey Marshall (2-Interference) MER 0x1 9:05 
 MNE-2 Simon Danis-Pepin (2-Hooking) MER 0x2 14:01 
 MNE-3 Robby Dee (2-Interference) MER 0x3 15:26 
 MER-4 Fraser Allan (2-Boarding) MNE 2x3 18:42 
 MER-5 Chris Barton (2-Tripping) MNE 2x4 19:38 

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 MNE-4 Mike Banwell (2-UNSPORTSMANLIKE CONDUCT ATW) 6:09 
 MER-6 Rob Ricci (2-UNSPORTSMANLIKE CONDUCT ATW) 6:09 
 MNE-5 Simon Danis-Pepin (2-Interference) MER 1x4 10:51 
 MER  1 - 6x5 PP  Rob Ricci (5) (Fraser Allan, Chris Barton) 11:59 
 MER: 24,2,27,23,4,G35   MNE: 89,29,27,21,G38
 MER-7 John Jamieson (2-Hooking) MNE 2x5 14:09 
 MNE-6 Will O'Neill (2-Slashing) MER 1x5 16:29 
 MER-8 Joe Loprieno (2-Hitting from Behind) MNE 2x6 18:55 

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 MNE-7 Keif Orsini (2-Tripping) MER 1x6 1:24 
 MNE-8 Matt Duffy (2-Tripping) MER 1x7 5:54 
 MNE  3 - 6x6  GW  Brett Carriere (2) (Robby Dee, Mike Banwell) 13:39 
 MNE (+): 40,23,7,4,6,G38   MER (-): 18,16,27,4,26,G35
 MNE-9 Jeffrey Marshall (2-Roughing) 16:52 
 MER-9 Rob Ricci (2-Roughing) 16:52 
 MNE-10 Matt Duffy (2-Interference) MER 2x8 17:37 
 MER  2 - 5x4 PP  EA  Adam Ross (1) (Joe Cucci, Chris Barton) 18:40 
 MER: 26,14,23,3,27   MNE: 79,6,40,G38

 End of Game 



 Maine Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Scott Darling  10 8 0 18 39:58 1
 EMPTY NET  0 0:02 0
 Scott Darling (W, 6-3-1)  0 0 9 9 20:00 1
 
 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Joe Cannata  6 0 0 6 13:52 2
 EMPTY NET  0 0:09 0
 Joe Cannata (L, 2-2-3)  2 10 2 14 43:36 1
 EMPTY NET  0 1:03 0
 Joe Cannata  0 0 0 0 0:14 0
 EMPTY NET  0 0:05 0
 Joe Cannata  0 0 0 0 1:01 0



First Star: Christopher Hahn (Maine)
Second Star: Scott Darling (Maine)
Third Star: Adam Ross (Merrimack)

Recap

Maine (MNE) at Merrimack (MER)
Date: Sunday, December 7, 2008
Conference Game
Attendance: 2381
Start Time: 2:00 pm  End Time: 4:07 pm  Total Time: 2:07

Scoring by Period - MNE 2-0-1=3; MER 0-1-1=2

1st Period
Scoring - 1, MNE Gustav Nyquist/7 (Christopher Hahn/3, Will O'Neill/2) 0:40 (PP)
2, MNE Tanner House/4 (Christopher Hahn/4, Will O'Neill/3) 2:59 (PP)
Penalties - Adam Ross, MER (Holding the Stick) 0:22; Joe Loprieno, MER (10-Misconduct) 0:40; Karl Stollery, MER (Interference) 2:48; Jeffrey Marshall, MNE (Interference) 9:05; Simon Danis-Pepin, MNE (Hooking) 14:01; Robby Dee, MNE (Interference) 15:26; Fraser Allan, MER (Boarding) 18:42; Chris Barton, MER (Tripping) 19:38

2nd Period
Scoring - 3, MER Rob Ricci/5 (Fraser Allan/4, Chris Barton/6) 11:59 (PP)
Penalties - Mike Banwell, MNE (UNSPORTSMANLIKE CONDUCT ATW) 6:09; Rob Ricci, MER (UNSPORTSMANLIKE CONDUCT ATW) 6:09; Simon Danis-Pepin, MNE (Interference) 10:51; John Jamieson, MER (Hooking) 14:09; Will O'Neill, MNE (Slashing) 16:29; Joe Loprieno, MER (Hitting from Behind) 18:55

3rd Period
Scoring - 4, MNE Brett Carriere/2 (Robby Dee/2, Mike Banwell/4) 13:39 (GW)
5, MER Adam Ross/1 (Joe Cucci/6, Chris Barton/7) 18:40 (PP) (EA)
Penalties - Keif Orsini, MNE (Tripping) 1:24; Matt Duffy, MNE (Tripping) 5:54; Jeffrey Marshall, MNE (Roughing) 16:52; Rob Ricci, MER (Roughing) 16:52; Matt Duffy, MNE (Interference) 17:37

Maine Goaltending - Scott Darling (59:58, 29 shots, 27 saves, 2 GA); Empty Net (0:02, 0 GA)

Merrimack Goaltending - Joe Cannata (58:43, 23 shots, 20 saves, 3 GA); Empty Net (1:17, 0 GA)

Win - Scott Darling, MNE (6-3-1). Loss - Joe Cannata, MER (2-2-3).

Shots On Goal - MNE 10-10-3=23; MER 10-9-10=29

Power Plays - MNE 2 of 6; MER 2 of 8

Penalties - MNE 10 (20 min); MER 9 (26 min)

Three Stars: 1. Christopher Hahn (Maine) 2. Scott Darling (Maine) 3. Adam Ross (Merrimack)

Referees: Jeff Bunyon, Jack Milea  Assistant Referees: Brendan Kelleher, Bob Bernard