Friday, January 2, 2009
Western Michigan (WMU) vs Northeastern (NOE)
Non-Conference Game
Dodge Holiday Classic (Minneapolis, MN)

Final Score: Northeastern 3, Western Michigan 1
New Records: Northeastern 12-3-2, Western Michigan 3-12-4

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: Brian Thul, Scott Bokal
Assistant Referees: Jeff Schultz, Chris Olsen
Attendance: 9760
Start Time: 4:05 pm  End Time: 6:15 pm  Total Time: 2:10



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 Western Michigan  0 0 1 1    Western Michigan  0 / 3 (.000) 
 Northeastern  1 1 1 3    Northeastern  0 / 6 (.000) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Western Michigan  6 11 7 24    Western Michigan  8 / 16 0 
 Northeastern  12 9 19 40    Northeastern  5 / 10 0 



Western Michigan Lineup
LW 19 Cam Watson  0-0-0  1/E   C 12 Ryan Watson  1-0-1  6/-1   RW 26 Greg Squires  0-1-1  2/+1
LW 25 Derek Roehl  0-0-0  3/E   C 9 Patrick Galivan  0-0-0  2/-1   RW 10 J.J. Crew  0-0-0  0/E
LW 7 Sean Weaver  0-0-0  1/-1   C 8 Max Campbell  0-0-0  2/-1   RW 18 Travis Paeth  0-0-0  4/E
LW 11 Adam Flink  0-0-0  0/-1   C 23 Jared Katz  0-0-0  1/E   RW 14 Ian Slater  0-0-0  0/-2
LD 2 Chris Frank  0-0-0  1/E   RD 21 Tyler Ludwig  0-0-0  0/-2   G 1 Matthew Federico  0-0-0  0
LD 6 Kevin Connauton  0-0-0  1/-1   RD 3 Mike Levendusky  0-0-0  0/E   G 30 Riley Gill  0-0-0  0
LD 5 Jordan Collins  0-0-0  0/E   RD 17 Steve Silver  0-1-1  0/-1   G 35 Jerry Kuhn  0-0-0  0
 
Northeastern Lineup
LW 94 Tyler McNeely  0-1-1  1/E   C 26 Joe Vitale  0-1-1  2/+1   RW 19 Wade MacLeod  1-0-1  7/E
LW 27 Alex Tuckerman  0-1-1  0/+1   C 17 Steve Silva  0-1-1  1/+1   RW 10 Steve Quailer  1-0-1  3/+1
LW 13 Randy Guzior  0-1-1  1/+1   C 3 Ryan Ginand  0-1-1  7/E   RW 23 Chris Donovan  1-0-1  7/+1
LW 22 Greg Costa  0-0-0  2/E   C 18 Mike McLaughlin  0-0-0  1/E   RW 37 Rob Rassey  0-0-0  0/E
LD 7 Dan Nycholat  0-0-0  0/E   RD 5 Louis Liotti  0-0-0  0/E   G 30 Mike Binnington  0-0-0  0
LD 4 Jim Driscoll  0-0-0  4/+1   RD 6 David Strathman  0-0-0  0/+1   G 39 Brad Thiessen  0-0-0  0
LD 24 Denis Chisholm  0-0-0  2/+1   RD 28 Mike Hewkin  0-0-0  2/+1  



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 WMU-1 Chris Frank (2-Tripping) NOE 0x1 0:32 
 NOE-1 Ryan Ginand (2-Interference) WMU 0x1 4:06 
 WMU-2 Steve Silver (2-Tripping) NOE 0x2 6:35 
 NOE  1 - 6x6  Steve Quailer (4) (Alex Tuckerman, Steve Silva) 13:06 
 NOE (+): 10,27,17,5,7,G39   WMU (-): 8,6,21,14,11,G30
 WMU-3 Ryan Watson (2-Tripping) NOE 0x3 15:24 

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 NOE-2 Steve Silva (2-Holding) WMU 0x2 8:05 
 WMU-4 Jordan Collins (2-Holding) NOE 0x4 10:47 
 WMU-5 Ryan Watson (2-Roughing) 14:01 
 NOE-3 Dan Nycholat (2-Roughing) 14:01 
 NOE-4 Steve Silva (2-Holding) WMU 0x3 15:22 
 NOE  2 - 6x6  GW  Chris Donovan (5) (Randy Guzior, Ryan Ginand) 19:53 
 NOE (+): 23,13,3,24,28,G39   WMU (-): 19,9,12,17,21,G30

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 WMU  1 - 6x6  Ryan Watson (3) (Greg Squires, Steve Silver) 4:40 
 WMU (+): 12,26,17,19,5,G30   NOE (-): 3,19,5,94,7,G39
 WMU-6 Chris Frank (2-Roughing) NOE 0x5 5:22 
 WMU-7 Sean Weaver (2-Interference) NOE 0x6 16:57 
 NOE  3 - 6x6  Wade MacLeod (6) (Tyler McNeely, Joe Vitale) 18:58 
 NOE (+): 19,94,26,4,6,G39   WMU (-): 12,5,14,17,7,G30
 WMU-8 Patrick Galivan (2-Roughing) 19:46 
 NOE-5 Joe Vitale (2-Roughing) 19:46 

 End of Game 



 Western Michigan Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Riley Gill (L, 3-6-1)  11 8 18 37 60:00 3
 
 Northeastern Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Brad Thiessen (W, 12-3-2)  6 11 6 23 56:42 1
 EMPTY NET  0 0:15 0
 Brad Thiessen  0 0 0 0 3:03 0



First Star: Wade MacLeod (Northeastern)
Second Star: Chris Donovan (Northeastern)
Third Star: Riley Gill (Western Michigan)

Recap

Western Michigan (WMU) vs Northeastern (NOE)
Date: Friday, January 2, 2009
Non-Conference Game
Dodge Holiday Classic (Minneapolis, MN)
Attendance: 9760
Start Time: 4:05 pm  End Time: 6:15 pm  Total Time: 2:10

Scoring by Period - WMU 0-0-1=1; NOE 1-1-1=3

1st Period
Scoring - 1, NOE Steve Quailer/4 (Alex Tuckerman/9, Steve Silva/11) 13:06
Penalties - Chris Frank, WMU (Tripping) 0:32; Ryan Ginand, NOE (Interference) 4:06; Steve Silver, WMU (Tripping) 6:35; Ryan Watson, WMU (Tripping) 15:24

2nd Period
Scoring - 2, NOE Chris Donovan/5 (Randy Guzior/1, Ryan Ginand/5) 19:53 (GW)
Penalties - Steve Silva, NOE (Holding) 8:05; Jordan Collins, WMU (Holding) 10:47; Ryan Watson, WMU (Roughing) 14:01; Dan Nycholat, NOE (Roughing) 14:01; Steve Silva, NOE (Holding) 15:22

3rd Period
Scoring - 3, WMU Ryan Watson/3 (Greg Squires/7, Steve Silver/3) 4:40
4, NOE Wade MacLeod/6 (Tyler McNeely/6, Joe Vitale/8) 18:58
Penalties - Chris Frank, WMU (Roughing) 5:22; Sean Weaver, WMU (Interference) 16:57; Patrick Galivan, WMU (Roughing) 19:46; Joe Vitale, NOE (Roughing) 19:46

Western Michigan Goaltending - Riley Gill (60:00, 40 shots, 37 saves, 3 GA)

Northeastern Goaltending - Brad Thiessen (59:45, 24 shots, 23 saves, 1 GA); Empty Net (0:15, 0 GA)

Win - Brad Thiessen, NOE (12-3-2). Loss - Riley Gill, WMU (3-6-1).

Shots On Goal - WMU 6-11-7=24; NOE 12-9-19=40

Power Plays - WMU 0 of 3; NOE 0 of 6

Penalties - WMU 8 (16 min); NOE 5 (10 min)

Three Stars: 1. Wade MacLeod (Northeastern) 2. Chris Donovan (Northeastern) 3. Riley Gill (Western Michigan)

Referees: Brian Thul, Scott Bokal  Assistant Referees: Jeff Schultz, Chris Olsen