Saturday, October 10, 2009
USA Under-18 Team (U18) at Boston University (BU)
Exhibition Game

Final Score: Boston University 3, USA Under-18 Team 2

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: John Gravallese, Bob Bernard
Assistant Referees: Shane Belanger, Ryan Sweeney
Attendance: 5403
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:27 pm  Total Time: 2:27



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 USA Under-18 Team  1 1 0 2    USA Under-18 Team  2 / 4 (.500) 
 Boston University  2 1 0 3    Boston University  1 / 5 (.200) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 USA Under-18 Team  4 7 5 16    USA Under-18 Team  5 / 10 0 
 Boston University  15 10 17 42    Boston University  4 / 8 0 



USA Under-18 Team Lineup
LW 16 Zucker, Jason  0-0-0  0/-2   C 13 Balisy, Chase  0-0-0  1/-1   RW 19 Nieto, Matt  0-1-1  1/-1
LW 11 Mersch, Michael  0-0-0  0/E   C 10 Arnold, Bill  0-0-0  1/E   RW 22 Saad, Brandon  1-0-1  3/-1
LW 7 Moffatt, Luke  0-0-0  0/E   C 23 Shore, Nick  0-0-0  0/-1   RW 12 Rust, Bryan  0-0-0  3/E
XD 15 Merrill, Jon  0-1-1  1/-1   C 18 Czarnik, Austin  0-1-1  2/E   XD 28 Johns, Stephen  0-0-0  1/E
LD 3 Forbort, Derek  0-1-1  0/-1   RD 5 Clendening, Adam  0-0-0  0/-1   G 1 Campbell, Jack  0-0-0  0
LD 24 Tinordi, Jarred  0-0-0  0/-1   RD 27 Faulk, Justin  1-0-1  2/E   G 29 Iles, Andy  0-0-0  0
LD 4 Clare, Kevin  0-0-0  0/E   RD 17 Simonelli, Frankie  0-0-0  1/E  
 
Boston University Lineup
LW 11 Zach Cohen  0-1-1  2/+1   C 13 Nick Bonino  1-0-1  3/+1   RW 27 Vinny Saponari  0-1-1  4/+1
LW 12 Chris Connolly  1-0-1  4/E   C 10 Corey Trivino  0-0-0  0/E   RW 9 Alex Chiasson  0-0-0  3/E
LW 14 Andrew Glass  0-1-1  1/+1   C 26 Luke Popko  0-1-1  1/+1   RW 17 Victor Saponari  0-0-0  0/E
LW 18 Wade Megan  0-0-0  1/E   C 16 Kevin Gilroy  0-0-0  1/E   RW 6 Joe Pereira  1-0-1  1/+1
LD 25 Colby Cohen  0-0-0  6/+1   RD 3 Kevin Shattenkirk  0-0-0  5/E   G 31 Kieran Millan  0-0-0  0
LD 5 David Warsofsky  0-1-1  6/E   RD 7 Max Nicastro  0-1-1  2/+1   G 32 Adam Kraus  0-0-0  0
LD 21 Sean Escobedo  0-0-0  1/+1   RD 2 Eric Gryba  0-0-0  0/+1  
XF 19 Justin Courtnall  0-0-0  0/E   XF 15 Ryan Santana  0-0-0  1/E  
XD 8 Ben Rosen  0-0-0  0/E    



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 BU-1 Alex Chiasson (2-Slashing) U18 1x1 0:53 
 BU-2 Vinny Saponari (2-Roughing) U18 1x2 1:49 
 U18  1 - 6x4 PP  Faulk, Justin (Nieto, Matt, Merrill, Jon) 2:01 
 U18: 27,19,15,23,3,G1   BU: 3,25,26,G31
 U18-1 Moffatt, Luke (2-Hooking) BU 0x1 5:52 
 BU  1 - 6x6  Nick Bonino (Zach Cohen, Vinny Saponari) 12:07 
 BU (+): 21,11,27,13,2,G31   U18 (-): 22,16,24,23,5,G1
 U18-2 Clendening, Adam (2-CHECKING) BU 0x2 15:43 
 U18-3 Forbort, Derek (2-Interference) BU 1x3 16:13 
 BU  2 - 6x5 PP  Chris Connolly (Max Nicastro, David Warsofsky) 17:55 
 BU: 12,7,5,10,9,G31   U18: 11,5,4,17,G1

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 U18-4 Rust, Bryan (2-Charging) BU 1x4 5:19 
 BU-3 Alex Chiasson (2-Elbowing) U18 2x3 10:34 
 U18  2 - 6x5 PP  Saad, Brandon (Czarnik, Austin, Forbort, Derek) 10:54 
 U18: 22,18,3,15,12,G1   BU: 12,10,2,5,G31
 BU  3 - 6x6  GW  Joe Pereira (Andrew Glass, Luke Popko) 19:52 
 BU (+): 25,6,14,7,26,G31   U18 (-): 13,3,15,19,16,G1

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 U18-5 Simonelli, Frankie (2-Interference) BU 1x5 3:41 
 BU-4 Luke Popko (2-Interference) U18 2x4 6:38 
 Timeout - USA Under-18 Team 19:27.5 

 End of Game 



 USA Under-18 Team Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Campbell, Jack (L)  13 9 17 39 58:58 3
 EMPTY NET  0 1:02 0
 
 Boston University Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Kieran Millan (W)  3 6 0 9 40:00 2
 Adam Kraus  0 0 0 0 3:30 0
 EMPTY NET  0 0:11 0
 Adam Kraus  0 0 5 5 16:19 0



First Star: Joe Pereira (Boston University)
Second Star: Saad, Brandon (USA Under-18 Team)
Third Star: Adam Kraus (Boston University)

Recap

USA Under-18 Team (U18) at Boston University (BU)
Date: Saturday, October 10, 2009
Exhibition Game
Attendance: 5403
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:27 pm  Total Time: 2:27

Scoring by Period - U18 1-1-0=2; BU 2-1-0=3

1st Period
Scoring - 1, U18 Faulk, Justin (Nieto, Matt, Merrill, Jon) 2:01 (PP)
2, BU Nick Bonino (Zach Cohen, Vinny Saponari) 12:07
3, BU Chris Connolly (Max Nicastro, David Warsofsky) 17:55 (PP)
Penalties - Alex Chiasson, BU (Slashing) 0:53; Vinny Saponari, BU (Roughing) 1:49; Moffatt, Luke, U18 (Hooking) 5:52; Clendening, Adam, U18 (CHECKING) 15:43; Forbort, Derek, U18 (Interference) 16:13

2nd Period
Scoring - 4, U18 Saad, Brandon (Czarnik, Austin, Forbort, Derek) 10:54 (PP)
5, BU Joe Pereira (Andrew Glass, Luke Popko) 19:52 (GW)
Penalties - Rust, Bryan, U18 (Charging) 5:19; Alex Chiasson, BU (Elbowing) 10:34

3rd Period
Scoring - None
Penalties - Simonelli, Frankie, U18 (Interference) 3:41; Luke Popko, BU (Interference) 6:38

USA Under-18 Team Goaltending - Campbell, Jack (58:58, 42 shots, 39 saves, 3 GA); Empty Net (1:02, 0 GA)

Boston University Goaltending - Kieran Millan (40:00, 11 shots, 9 saves, 2 GA); Adam Kraus (19:49, 5 shots, 5 saves, 0 GA); Empty Net (0:11, 0 GA)

Win - Kieran Millan, BU. Loss - Campbell, Jack, U18.

Shots On Goal - U18 4-7-5=16; BU 15-10-17=42

Power Plays - U18 2 of 4; BU 1 of 5

Penalties - U18 5 (10 min); BU 4 (8 min)

Three Stars: 1. Joe Pereira (Boston University) 2. Saad, Brandon (USA Under-18 Team) 3. Adam Kraus (Boston University)

Referees: John Gravallese, Bob Bernard  Assistant Referees: Shane Belanger, Ryan Sweeney