Sunday, November 1, 2009
Boston College (BC) at Merrimack (MER)
Hockey East Conference Game

Final Score: Merrimack 5, Boston College 3
New Records: Merrimack 5-3-0, Boston College 2-2-0

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: Dave Hansen, Tom Cronin
Assistant Referees: Todd Whittemore, Jeremy Lovett
Attendance: 2660
Start Time: 4:00 pm  End Time: 6:11 pm  Total Time: 2:11



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 Boston College  1 0 2 3    Boston College  2 / 8 (.250) 
 Merrimack  1 3 1 5    Merrimack  1 / 5 (.200) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Boston College  10 7 15 32    Boston College  5 / 21 0 
 Merrimack  10 6 12 28    Merrimack  8 / 16 0 



Boston College Lineup
LW 9 Barry Almeida  0-0-0  1/-1   C 25 Matt Price  0-0-0  0/-1   RW 24 Matt Lombardi  0-0-0  1/-1
LW 15 Joe Whitney  0-0-0  2/-1   C 13 Cam Atkinson  0-0-0  1/-1   RW 21 Steven Whitney  0-0-0  6/-1
LW 19 Chris Kreider  0-1-1  1/E   C 17 Brian Gibbons  1-2-3  4/+1   RW 12 Ben Smith  1-1-2  1/+1
LW 22 Paul Carey  0-1-1  4/E   C 11 Pat Mullane  0-0-0  3/-2   RW 10 Jimmy Hayes  1-0-1  3/-2
LD 4 Tommy Cross  0-0-0  1/-1   RD 6 Patrick Wey  0-0-0  0/-1   G 1 John Muse  0-0-0  0
LD 2 Brian Dumoulin  0-0-0  0/E   RD 7 Carl Sneep  0-1-1  3/E   G 30 Chris Venti  0-0-0  0
LD 5 Philip Samuelsson  0-0-0  0/-2   RD 8 Edwin Shea  0-0-0  1/-2   G 35 Parker Milner  0-0-0  0
 
Merrimack Lineup
LW 23 Chris Barton  1-1-2  5/E   C 27 Jesse Todd  0-0-0  2/E   RW 16 J.C. Robitaille  0-1-1  0/E
LW 20 Ryan Flanigan  0-0-0  1/E   C 14 Joe Cucci  0-1-1  0/E   RW 21 Francois Ouimet  0-0-0  1/E
LW 28 Jeff Velleca  1-1-2  3/+2   C 24 Stephane Da Costa  1-1-2  3/+2   RW 12 Brandon Brodhag  1-1-2  3/+1
LW 15 John Jamieson  1-0-1  2/+1   C 25 Matt Moulakelis  0-0-0  1/+1   RW 11 Elliott Sheen  0-1-1  3/+1
LD 7 Karl Stollery  0-0-0  3/E   RD 3 Kyle Bigos  0-0-0  0/E   G 29 Nick Drew  0-0-0  0
LD 5 Simon Demers  0-1-1  1/+2   RD 4 Pat Bowen  0-1-1  0/+2   G 33 Andrew Braithwaite  0-0-0  0
LD 2 Fraser Allan  0-0-0  0/+1   RD 26 Adam Ross  0-0-0  0/+1   G 35 Joe Cannata  0-0-0  0



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 MER-1 J.C. Robitaille (2-Goaltender Interference) BC 1x1 3:33 
 BC  1 - 6x5 PP  Ben Smith (3) (Brian Gibbons, Chris Kreider) 4:39 
 BC: 12,17,19,7,2,G1   MER: 4,7,24,15,G33
 MER  1 - 6x6  John Jamieson (2) (Elliott Sheen, Chris Barton) 5:24 
 MER (+): 15,11,25,26,2,G33   BC (-): 9,10,11,8,5,G1
 MER-2 Jesse Todd (2-Tripping) BC 1x2 7:40 
 BC-1 Jimmy Hayes (2-Goaltender Interference) MER 0x1 7:56 
 BC-2 Joe Whitney (2-Interference) MER 0x2 8:32 
 MER-3 Pat Bowen (2-Holding) BC 1x3 16:21 

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 MER  2 - 6x6  Stephane Da Costa (6) (Brandon Brodhag, Jeff Velleca) 4:08 
 MER (+): 24,12,28,4,5,G33   BC (-): 2,7,13,21,22,G1
 MER  3 - 6x6  Chris Barton (7) (J.C. Robitaille, Pat Bowen) 5:39 
 MER (+): 23,16,4,27,5,G33   BC (-): 4,6,10,11,15,G1
 Timeout - Boston College 5:39 
 MER-4 Stephane Da Costa (2-CHECKING) BC 1x4 7:00 
 BC-3 Joe Whitney (2-CHECKING) MER 0x3 9:09 
 MER-5 Matt Moulakelis (2-Interference) BC 1x5 12:16 
 MER-6 Ryan Flanigan (2-Holding) BC 1x6 14:09 
 BC-4 Joe Whitney (5-Hitting from Behind) (Served by Pat Mullane) MER 1x5 16:08 
 BC-5 Joe Whitney (10-Game Misconduct) 16:08 
 MER  4 - 6x5 PP  GW  Brandon Brodhag (2) (Simon Demers, Joe Cucci) 17:54 
 MER: 12,5,14,4,24,G33   BC: 5,6,10,13,G1
 MER-7 J.C. Robitaille (2-Slashing) BC 1x7 19:47 

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 MER  5 - 5x5  Jeff Velleca (2) (Stephane Da Costa) 0:22 
 MER (+): 28,24,7,3,G33   BC (-): 5,8,24,25,G1
 BC  2 - 6x6  Brian Gibbons (2) (Ben Smith, Paul Carey) 3:41 
 BC (+): 17,12,22,2,7,G1   MER (-): 3,16,27,23,7,G33
 MER-8 Jesse Todd (2-Holding) BC 2x8 10:18 
 BC  3 - 6x5 PP  Jimmy Hayes (2) (Carl Sneep, Brian Gibbons) 11:30 
 BC: 10,7,17,12,2,G1   MER: 2,26,23,25,G33
 Timeout - Merrimack 14:31 

 End of Game 



 Boston College Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 John Muse (L, 1-2-0)  9 3 11 23 58:41 5
 EMPTY NET  0 1:19 0
 
 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Andrew Braithwaite (W, 3-1-0)  9 7 13 29 60:00 3



First Star: Stephane Da Costa (Merrimack)
Second Star: Brandon Brodhag (Merrimack)
Third Star: Brian Gibbons (Boston College)

Recap

Boston College (BC) at Merrimack (MER)
Date: Sunday, November 1, 2009
Conference Game
Attendance: 2660
Start Time: 4:00 pm  End Time: 6:11 pm  Total Time: 2:11

Scoring by Period - BC 1-0-2=3; MER 1-3-1=5

1st Period
Scoring - 1, BC Ben Smith/3 (Brian Gibbons/2, Chris Kreider/2) 4:39 (PP)
2, MER John Jamieson/2 (Elliott Sheen/1, Chris Barton/3) 5:24
Penalties - J.C. Robitaille, MER (Goaltender Interference) 3:33; Jesse Todd, MER (Tripping) 7:40; Jimmy Hayes, BC (Goaltender Interference) 7:56; Joe Whitney, BC (Interference) 8:32; Pat Bowen, MER (Holding) 16:21

2nd Period
Scoring - 3, MER Stephane Da Costa/6 (Brandon Brodhag/2, Jeff Velleca/1) 4:08
4, MER Chris Barton/7 (J.C. Robitaille/4, Pat Bowen/8) 5:39
5, MER Brandon Brodhag/2 (Simon Demers/3, Joe Cucci/7) 17:54 (PP) (GW)
Penalties - Stephane Da Costa, MER (CHECKING) 7:00; Joe Whitney, BC (CHECKING) 9:09; Matt Moulakelis, MER (Interference) 12:16; Ryan Flanigan, MER (Holding) 14:09; Joe Whitney, BC (5-Hitting from Behind) 16:08; Joe Whitney, BC (10-Game Misconduct) 16:08; J.C. Robitaille, MER (Slashing) 19:47

3rd Period
Scoring - 6, MER Jeff Velleca/2 (Stephane Da Costa/4) 0:22
7, BC Brian Gibbons/2 (Ben Smith/1, Paul Carey/2) 3:41
8, BC Jimmy Hayes/2 (Carl Sneep/2, Brian Gibbons/3) 11:30 (PP)
Penalties - Jesse Todd, MER (Holding) 10:18

Boston College Goaltending - John Muse (58:41, 28 shots, 23 saves, 5 GA); Empty Net (1:19, 0 GA)

Merrimack Goaltending - Andrew Braithwaite (60:00, 32 shots, 29 saves, 3 GA)

Win - Andrew Braithwaite, MER (3-1-0). Loss - John Muse, BC (1-2-0).

Shots On Goal - BC 10-7-15=32; MER 10-6-12=28

Power Plays - BC 2 of 8; MER 1 of 5

Penalties - BC 5 (21 min); MER 8 (16 min)

Three Stars: 1. Stephane Da Costa (Merrimack) 2. Brandon Brodhag (Merrimack) 3. Brian Gibbons (Boston College)

Referees: Dave Hansen, Tom Cronin  Assistant Referees: Todd Whittemore, Jeremy Lovett