Sunday, October 25, 2009
Connecticut (CON) at Merrimack (MER)
Non-Conference Game

Final Score: Merrimack 4, Connecticut 1
New Records: Merrimack 4-2-0, Connecticut 0-4-0

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: Jeff Bunyon, Kevin Kennan
Assistant Referees: Chris Aughe, Andrew Weber
Attendance: 794
Start Time: 4:00 pm  End Time: 6:21 pm  Total Time: 2:21



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 Connecticut  0 1 0 1    Connecticut  1 / 7 (.143) 
 Merrimack  2 1 1 4    Merrimack  2 / 9 (.222) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Connecticut  6 7 11 24    Connecticut  11 / 22 0 
 Merrimack  12 4 14 30    Merrimack  9 / 18 0 



Connecticut Lineup
LW 23 Andrew Olson  0-1-1  4/-2   C 14 James Gallagher  0-0-0  1/-2   RW 7 Michael Coppola  0-0-0  0/-1
LW 13 Evan Carriere  0-0-0  2/E   C 21 Jason Krispel  0-0-0  3/E   RW 15 Sean Ambrosie  0-0-0  3/-1
LW 20 Marcello Ranallo  0-0-0  1/E   C 6 Jeff Sapieha  0-0-0  0/E   RW 24 Matt Turner  0-0-0  1/E
LW 17 Matt Pedemonti  0-0-0  0/E   C 9 Justin Hernandez  1-0-1  3/-1   RW 18 Chris Spicer  0-0-0  1/E
LD 26 Steve Bergin  0-0-0  0/E   RD 2 Alex Gerke  0-1-1  1/-2   G 29 Jeff Larson  0-0-0  0
LD 4 Chris Waterstradt  0-0-0  3/-1   RD 5 Brendan Olinyk  0-0-0  1/E   G 31 Matt Grogan  0-0-0  0
LD 12 Bobby Reiners  0-0-0  0/E   RD 3 Tom Janosz  0-0-0  0/E   G 35 Brad McInnis  0-0-0  0
 
Merrimack Lineup
LW 23 Chris Barton  1-1-2  3/+1   C 27 Jesse Todd  1-0-1  2/E   RW 16 J.C. Robitaille  0-0-0  0/E
LW 28 Jeff Velleca  0-0-0  0/E   C 14 Joe Cucci  0-0-0  1/E   RW 21 Francois Ouimet  0-0-0  0/E
LW 8 John Heffernan  0-0-0  3/E   C 24 Stephane Da Costa  0-1-1  3/E   RW 11 Elliott Sheen  1-0-1  5/+1
LW 12 Brandon Brodhag  0-0-0  2/E   C 15 John Jamieson  0-0-0  0/+1   RW 10 Bobby Kramer  0-0-0  1/+1
LD 7 Karl Stollery  0-2-2  2/+1   RD 3 Kyle Bigos  0-0-0  1/E   G 29 Nick Drew  0-0-0  0
LD 5 Simon Demers  0-1-1  2/+1   RD 4 Pat Bowen  1-0-1  3/E   G 33 Andrew Braithwaite  0-0-0  0
LD 26 Adam Ross  0-1-1  1/+1   RD 22 Brandon Sadlowski  0-1-1  1/+2   G 35 Joe Cannata  0-0-0  0



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 CON-1 Matt Pedemonti (2-Hitting from Behind) MER 0x1 7:25 
 CON-2 Matt Turner (2-Hooking) MER 1x2 12:18 
 MER  1 - 6x5 PP  Jesse Todd (2) (Karl Stollery, Chris Barton) 12:33 
 MER: 27,7,23,16,3,G33   CON: 7,26,6,2,G29
 CON-3 James Gallagher (2-Interference) MER 2x3 13:08 
 MER  2 - 6x5 PP  GW  Pat Bowen (1) (Stephane Da Costa, Simon Demers) 13:40 
 MER: 4,24,5,14,8,G33   CON: 6,4,26,2,G29
 MER-1 Simon Demers (2-Tripping) CON 0x1 19:38 

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 MER-2 Kyle Bigos (2-Holding) CON 0x2 0:31 
 CON-4 Jason Krispel (2-Hooking) MER 2x4 0:49 
 MER  3 - 5x5  Chris Barton (6) (Karl Stollery) 1:40 
 MER (+): 23,7,5,22,G33   CON (-): 23,2,14,15,G29
 MER-3 John Heffernan (2-Interference) CON 1x3 6:06 
 CON  1 - 6x5 PP  Justin Hernandez (1) (Alex Gerke, Andrew Olson) 6:57 
 CON: 9,2,23,15,21,G29   MER: 5,23,26,10,G33
 CON-5 Matt Turner (2-CONTACT TO THE HEAD) 7:25 
 CON-6 Marcello Ranallo (2-Unsportsmanlike Conduct) MER 2x5 7:25 
 MER-4 Francois Ouimet (2-Unsportsmanlike Conduct) 7:25 
 CON-7 Tom Janosz (2-Boarding) MER 2x6 15:20 
 MER-5 John Jamieson (2-Hooking) CON 1x4 17:55 
 CON-8 Matt Pedemonti (2-High-Sticking) MER 2x7 19:18 

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 MER-6 BENCH (2-Too Many Players) (Served by Joe Cucci) CON 1x5 0:49 
 CON-9 Matt Turner (2-Unsportsmanlike Conduct) 2:49 
 MER-7 John Jamieson (2-Slashing) 2:49 
 MER-8 John Heffernan (2-Hooking) CON 1x6 3:35 
 CON-10 Steve Bergin (2-Hooking) MER 2x8 11:06 
 CON-11 Alex Gerke (2-Slashing) MER 2x9 15:37 
 MER  4 - 6x6  EN  Elliott Sheen (2) (Brandon Sadlowski, Adam Ross) 19:02 
 MER (+): 11,22,26,10,15,G33   CON (-): 2,4,7,9,14,23
 MER-9 Kyle Bigos (2-Interference) CON 1x7 19:45 

 End of Game 



 Connecticut Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Jeff Larson (L, 0-4-0)  10 3 13 26 58:45 3
 EMPTY NET  0 0:17 1
 Jeff Larson  0 0 0 0 0:43 0
 EMPTY NET  0 0:15 0
 
 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Andrew Braithwaite (W, 2-1-0)  6 6 11 23 60:00 1



First Star: Chris Barton (Merrimack)
Second Star: Karl Stollery (Merrimack)
Third Star: Andrew Braithwaite (Merrimack)

Recap

Connecticut (CON) at Merrimack (MER)
Date: Sunday, October 25, 2009
Non-Conference Game
Attendance: 794
Start Time: 4:00 pm  End Time: 6:21 pm  Total Time: 2:21

Scoring by Period - CON 0-1-0=1; MER 2-1-1=4

1st Period
Scoring - 1, MER Jesse Todd/2 (Karl Stollery/3, Chris Barton/1) 12:33 (PP)
2, MER Pat Bowen/1 (Stephane Da Costa/1, Simon Demers/2) 13:40 (PP) (GW)
Penalties - Matt Pedemonti, CON (Hitting from Behind) 7:25; Matt Turner, CON (Hooking) 12:18; James Gallagher, CON (Interference) 13:08; Simon Demers, MER (Tripping) 19:38

2nd Period
Scoring - 3, MER Chris Barton/6 (Karl Stollery/4) 1:40
4, CON Justin Hernandez/1 (Alex Gerke/1, Andrew Olson/1) 6:57 (PP)
Penalties - Kyle Bigos, MER (Holding) 0:31; Jason Krispel, CON (Hooking) 0:49; John Heffernan, MER (Interference) 6:06; Matt Turner, CON (CONTACT TO THE HEAD) 7:25; Marcello Ranallo, CON (Unsportsmanlike Conduct) 7:25; Francois Ouimet, MER (Unsportsmanlike Conduct) 7:25; Tom Janosz, CON (Boarding) 15:20; John Jamieson, MER (Hooking) 17:55; Matt Pedemonti, CON (High-Sticking) 19:18

3rd Period
Scoring - 5, MER Elliott Sheen/2 (Brandon Sadlowski/1, Adam Ross/2) 19:02 (EN)
Penalties - Bench, MER (Too Many Players) 0:49; Matt Turner, CON (Unsportsmanlike Conduct) 2:49; John Jamieson, MER (Slashing) 2:49; John Heffernan, MER (Hooking) 3:35; Steve Bergin, CON (Hooking) 11:06; Alex Gerke, CON (Slashing) 15:37; Kyle Bigos, MER (Interference) 19:45

Connecticut Goaltending - Jeff Larson (59:28, 29 shots, 26 saves, 3 GA); Empty Net (0:32, 1 GA)

Merrimack Goaltending - Andrew Braithwaite (60:00, 24 shots, 23 saves, 1 GA)

Win - Andrew Braithwaite, MER (2-1-0). Loss - Jeff Larson, CON (0-4-0).

Shots On Goal - CON 6-7-11=24; MER 12-4-14=30

Power Plays - CON 1 of 7; MER 2 of 9

Penalties - CON 11 (22 min); MER 9 (18 min)

Three Stars: 1. Chris Barton (Merrimack) 2. Karl Stollery (Merrimack) 3. Andrew Braithwaite (Merrimack)

Referees: Jeff Bunyon, Kevin Kennan  Assistant Referees: Chris Aughe, Andrew Weber