Saturday, January 24, 2009
UMass Lowell (UML) at Merrimack (MER)
Hockey East Conference Game

Final Score: UMass Lowell 3, Merrimack 2
New Records: UMass Lowell 11-12-0, Merrimack 5-14-3

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: Scott Hansen, Tim Low
Assistant Referees: Frank Keough, James Brown
Attendance: 1526
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:02 pm  Total Time: 2:02



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 UMass Lowell  1 0 2 3    UMass Lowell  0 / 5 (.000) 
 Merrimack  0 1 1 2    Merrimack  1 / 4 (.250) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 UMass Lowell  11 8 10 29    UMass Lowell  4 / 8 0 
 Merrimack  11 15 6 32    Merrimack  5 / 10 0 



UMass Lowell Lineup
LW 9 Mark Roebothan  2-0-2  3/+2   C 15 Scott Campbell  0-2-2  1/+2   RW 19 Mike Potacco  0-1-1  4/+2
LW 28 Michael Budd  0-0-0  1/E   C 21 Ben Holmstrom  0-0-0  0/E   RW 18 Patrick Cey  0-0-0  1/E
LW 20 Michael Scheu  0-1-1  1/E   C 8 Matt Ferreira  1-0-1  4/E   RW 22 Paul Worthington  0-1-1  0/E
LW 14 Nick Monroe  0-0-0  3/E   C 10 David Vallorani  0-0-0  2/E   RW 23 Jonathan Maniff  0-0-0  0/E
LD 2 Jeremy Dehner  0-1-1  4/+1   RD 5 Nick Schaus  0-0-0  3/E   G 1 Nevin Hamilton  0-0-0  0
LD 26 Ryan Blair  0-0-0  0/E   RD 7 Maury Edwards  0-0-0  1/+1   G 30 Carter Hutton  0-0-0  0
LD 3 Steve Capraro  0-0-0  0/+1   RD 6 Barry Goers  0-0-0  1/+1  
 
Merrimack Lineup
LW 28 Jeff Velleca  0-0-0  1/-1   C 24 Rob Ricci  0-1-1  1/-1   RW 27 Jesse Todd  0-1-1  2/-1
LW 23 Chris Barton  1-0-1  6/E   C 14 Joe Cucci  0-0-0  1/E   RW 21 Francois Ouimet  0-0-0  2/E
LW 18 Pat Kimball  0-0-0  2/-1   C 17 Justin Bonitatibus  0-1-1  3/+1   RW 16 J.C. Robitaille  0-0-0  0/-1
LW 9 Mickey Rego  1-0-1  4/E   C 15 John Jamieson  0-0-0  1/-2   RW 20 Ryan Flanigan  0-1-1  3/E
LD 2 Fraser Allan  0-0-0  0/-1   RD 3 Joe Loprieno  0-0-0  0/E   G 33 Andrew Braithwaite  0-0-0  0
LD 7 Karl Stollery  0-0-0  5/E   RD 4 Pat Bowen  0-0-0  1/-1   G 35 Joe Cannata  0-0-0  0
LD 26 Adam Ross  0-0-0  0/-2   RD 22 Brandon Sadlowski  0-0-0  0/E  



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 UML  1 - 6x6  Matt Ferreira (4) (Michael Scheu, Paul Worthington) 2:08 
 UML (+): 8,7,3,22,20,G1   MER (-): 26,15,22,9,20,G35
 MER-1 Ryan Flanigan (2-CONTACT TO THE HEAD) UML 0x1 7:30 
 MER-2 Joe Cucci (2-Hitting from Behind) UML 0x2 13:18 
 UML-1 Ben Holmstrom (2-CONTACT TO THE HEAD) MER 0x1 16:25 

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 UML-2 Nick Monroe (2-Interference) MER 0x2 8:39 
 UML-3 Michael Scheu (2-Cross-Checking) MER 1x3 11:50 
 MER  1 - 6x5 PP  Chris Barton (6) (Rob Ricci, Jesse Todd) 13:41 
 MER: 23,24,27,14,7,G35   UML: 8,26,22,3,G1
 MER-3 Ryan Flanigan (2-Interference) UML 0x3 18:29 
 UML-4 Michael Budd (2-Hitting from Behind) MER 1x4 18:50 

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 UML  2 - 6x6  Mark Roebothan (2) (Jeremy Dehner, Scott Campbell) 4:56 
 UML (+): 9,2,15,19,5,G1   MER (-): 26,2,18,15,16,G35
 MER-4 Pat Bowen (2-CONTACT TO THE HEAD) UML 0x4 5:41 
 MER  2 - 6x6  Mickey Rego (1) (Ryan Flanigan, Justin Bonitatibus) 11:14 
 MER (+): 9,20,17,22,2,G35   UML (-): 20,22,8,5,7,G1
 UML  3 - 6x6  GW  Mark Roebothan (3) (Scott Campbell, Mike Potacco) 12:40 
 UML (+): 9,15,19,6,7,G1   MER (-): 2,24,28,4,27,G35
 Timeout - Merrimack 18:32 
 MER-5 Karl Stollery (2-Interference) UML 0x5 19:54 

 End of Game 



 UMass Lowell Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Nevin Hamilton (W, 6-5-0)  11 14 5 30 60:00 2
 
 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Joe Cannata (L, 3-6-3)  10 8 8 26 59:35 3
 EMPTY NET  0 0:19 0
 Joe Cannata  0 0 0 0 0:06 0



First Star: Mark Roebothan (UMass Lowell)
Second Star: Mickey Rego (Merrimack)
Third Star: Matt Ferreira (UMass Lowell)

Recap

UMass Lowell (UML) at Merrimack (MER)
Date: Saturday, January 24, 2009
Conference Game
Attendance: 1526
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:02 pm  Total Time: 2:02

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

1st Period
Scoring - 1, UML Matt Ferreira/4 (Michael Scheu/1, Paul Worthington/8) 2:08
Penalties - Ryan Flanigan, MER (CONTACT TO THE HEAD) 7:30; Joe Cucci, MER (Hitting from Behind) 13:18; Ben Holmstrom, UML (CONTACT TO THE HEAD) 16:25

2nd Period
Scoring - 2, MER Chris Barton/6 (Rob Ricci/7, Jesse Todd/6) 13:41 (PP)
Penalties - Nick Monroe, UML (Interference) 8:39; Michael Scheu, UML (Cross-Checking) 11:50; Ryan Flanigan, MER (Interference) 18:29; Michael Budd, UML (Hitting from Behind) 18:50

3rd Period
Scoring - 3, UML Mark Roebothan/2 (Jeremy Dehner/15, Scott Campbell/8) 4:56
4, MER Mickey Rego/1 (Ryan Flanigan/4, Justin Bonitatibus/2) 11:14
5, UML Mark Roebothan/3 (Scott Campbell/9, Mike Potacco/8) 12:40 (GW)
Penalties - Pat Bowen, MER (CONTACT TO THE HEAD) 5:41; Karl Stollery, MER (Interference) 19:54

UMass Lowell Goaltending - Nevin Hamilton (60:00, 32 shots, 30 saves, 2 GA)

Merrimack Goaltending - Joe Cannata (59:41, 29 shots, 26 saves, 3 GA); Empty Net (0:19, 0 GA)

Win - Nevin Hamilton, UML (6-5-0). Loss - Joe Cannata, MER (3-6-3).

Shots On Goal - UML 11-8-10=29; MER 11-15-6=32

Power Plays - UML 0 of 5; MER 1 of 4

Penalties - UML 4 (8 min); MER 5 (10 min)

Three Stars: 1. Mark Roebothan (UMass Lowell) 2. Mickey Rego (Merrimack) 3. Matt Ferreira (UMass Lowell)

Referees: Scott Hansen, Tim Low  Assistant Referees: Frank Keough, James Brown