Saturday, February 27, 2010
Maine (MNE) at Merrimack (MER)
Hockey East Conference Game

Final Score: Maine 5, Merrimack 1
New Records: Maine 16-13-3, Merrimack 14-17-1

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: Tim Benedetto, Kevin Shea
Assistant Referees: James Brown, Bob Bernard
Attendance: 2793
Start Time: 7:10 pm  End Time: 9:20 pm  Total Time: 2:10



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 Maine  2 1 2 5    Maine  1 / 5 (.200) 
 Merrimack  1 0 0 1    Merrimack  0 / 7 (.000) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Maine  12 12 12 36    Maine  10 / 20 1 
 Merrimack  6 10 9 25    Merrimack  9 / 18 0 



Maine Lineup
LW 10 Brian Flynn  2-0-2  4/+2   C 29 Tanner House  0-2-2  0/+2   RW 89 Gustav Nyquist  2-2-4  7/+3
LW 13 Spencer Abbott  0-0-0  4/+1   C 7 Robby Dee  1-0-1  6/+1   RW 28 David de Kastrozza  0-1-1  0/+1
LW 26 Adam Shemansky  0-0-0  0/-1   C 57 Matt Mangene  0-0-0  1/E   RW 21 Kyle Beattie  0-0-0  1/-1
LW 39 Joey Diamond  0-0-0  0/E   C 91 Klas Leidermark  0-0-0  1/-1   RW 17 Kevin Swallow  0-0-0  0/E
LD 27 Will O'Neill  0-1-1  3/E   RD 6 Jeff Dimmen  0-1-1  4/+2   G 1 Shawn Sirman  0-0-0  0
LD 5 Josh Van Dyk  0-0-0  3/+1   RD 44 Ryan Hegarty  0-2-2  1/+3   G 33 Dave Wilson  0-0-0  0
LD 4 Mike Banwell  0-0-0  1/E   RD 3 Mark Nemec  0-1-1  0/E   G 38 Scott Darling  0-0-0  0
 
Merrimack Lineup
LW 23 Chris Barton  0-0-0  5/E   C 24 Stephane Da Costa  0-0-0  3/-1   RW 17 Justin Bonitatibus  0-0-0  2/E
LW 12 Brandon Brodhag  0-0-0  1/-2   C 14 Joe Cucci  0-0-0  0/-1   RW 28 Jeff Velleca  0-0-0  3/-1
LW 8 John Heffernan  1-0-1  2/+1   C 9 Carter Madsen  0-1-1  0/+1   RW 20 Ryan Flanigan  0-0-0  4/+1
LW 18 Pat Kimball  0-0-0  0/-2   C 25 Matt Moulakelis  0-0-0  1/-2   RW 10 Bobby Kramer  0-0-0  0/-1
LD 7 Karl Stollery  0-0-0  2/-1   RD 3 Kyle Bigos  0-0-0  1/-1   G 29 Nick Drew  0-0-0  0
LD 2 Fraser Allan  0-0-0  1/-3   RD 4 Pat Bowen  0-0-0  0/-3   G 33 Andrew Braithwaite  0-0-0  0
LD 26 Adam Ross  0-0-0  0/E   RD 22 Brandon Sadlowski  0-0-0  0/+1   G 35 Joe Cannata  0-0-0  0



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 MER-1 Brandon Sadlowski (2-Holding) MNE 0x1 1:32 
 MNE-1 David de Kastrozza (2-Hitting from Behind) MER 0x1 5:32 
 MNE-2 Kyle Beattie (2-Charging) MER 0x2 9:32 
 MNE-3 Josh Van Dyk (2-Tripping) MER 0x3 13:42 
 MER-2 Stephane Da Costa (2-Tripping) 14:37 
 MNE-4 Will O'Neill (2-Roughing) MER 0x4 15:23 
 MNE  1 - 5x6 SH  Brian Flynn (16) (Ryan Hegarty, Gustav Nyquist) 16:40 
 MNE (+): 10,44,89,6,G1   MER (-): 3,24,2,7,12,G35
 MER-3 Stephane Da Costa (2-CROSS CHECKING) MNE 1x2 17:47 
 MNE  2 - 6x5 PP  GW  Gustav Nyquist (16) (Will O'Neill, Tanner House) 17:53 
 MNE: 89,27,29,6,13,G1   MER: 9,23,26,2,G35
 MER  1 - 6x6  John Heffernan (2) (Carter Madsen) 18:54 
 MER (+): 8,9,20,26,22,G35   MNE (-): 3,4,21,26,91,G1

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 MER-4 Stephane Da Costa (2-Interference) MNE 1x3 1:13 
 MER-5 Fraser Allan (2-Hooking) MNE 1x4 8:08 
 MNE-5 David de Kastrozza (2-Holding) MER 0x5 10:08 
 MNE-6 Kevin Swallow (2-Slashing) 13:34 
 MER-6 Fraser Allan (2-HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 13:34 
 MER-7 Jeff Velleca (2-Roughing) MNE 1x5 16:53 
 MNE-7 Joey Diamond (2-Roughing) 18:57 
 MER-8 Adam Ross (2-Roughing) 18:57 
 MNE  3 - 5x5  Gustav Nyquist (17) (Tanner House, Mark Nemec) 19:04 
 MNE (+): 89,3,4,29,G1   MER (-): 14,4,2,12,G35

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 MNE  4 - 6x6  Robby Dee (12) (David de Kastrozza, Jeff Dimmen) 4:28 
 MNE (+): 7,28,13,6,44,G1   MER (-): 4,25,28,18,2,G35
 MNE-8 David de Kastrozza (2-Hooking) MER 0x6 9:53 
 MNE-9 Will O'Neill (2-Interference) MER 0x7 13:56 
 MNE  5 - 6x6  Brian Flynn (17) (Gustav Nyquist, Ryan Hegarty) 16:40 
 MNE (+): 10,89,29,44,5,G1   MER (-): 4,26,18,10,25,G33
 MNE-10 Joey Diamond (2-HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 17:21 
 MER-9 Kyle Bigos (2-HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 17:21 

 End of Game 



 Maine Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Shawn Sirman (W, 1-5-0)  5 0 0 5 20:55 1
 EMPTY NET  0 0:18 0
 Shawn Sirman  0 10 9 19 38:47 0
 
 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Joe Cannata  5 0 0 5 5:17 0
 EMPTY NET  0 0:15 0
 Joe Cannata (L, 8-11-1)  5 11 2 18 38:56 4
 Andrew Braithwaite  0 0 8 8 15:32 1



First Star: Gustav Nyquist (Maine)
Second Star: Brian Flynn (Maine)
Third Star: Shawn Sirman (Maine)

Recap

Maine (MNE) at Merrimack (MER)
Date: Saturday, February 27, 2010
Conference Game
Attendance: 2793
Start Time: 7:10 pm  End Time: 9:20 pm  Total Time: 2:10

Scoring by Period - MNE 2-1-2=5; MER 1-0-0=1

1st Period
Scoring - 1, MNE Brian Flynn/16 (Ryan Hegarty/4, Gustav Nyquist/36) 16:40 (SH)
2, MNE Gustav Nyquist/16 (Will O'Neill/20, Tanner House/16) 17:53 (PP) (GW)
3, MER John Heffernan/2 (Carter Madsen/4) 18:54
Penalties - Brandon Sadlowski, MER (Holding) 1:32; David de Kastrozza, MNE (Hitting from Behind) 5:32; Kyle Beattie, MNE (Charging) 9:32; Josh Van Dyk, MNE (Tripping) 13:42; Stephane Da Costa, MER (Tripping) 14:37; Will O'Neill, MNE (Roughing) 15:23; Stephane Da Costa, MER (CROSS CHECKING) 17:47

2nd Period
Scoring - 4, MNE Gustav Nyquist/17 (Tanner House/17, Mark Nemec/3) 19:04
Penalties - Stephane Da Costa, MER (Interference) 1:13; Fraser Allan, MER (Hooking) 8:08; David de Kastrozza, MNE (Holding) 10:08; Kevin Swallow, MNE (Slashing) 13:34; Fraser Allan, MER (HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 13:34; Jeff Velleca, MER (Roughing) 16:53; Joey Diamond, MNE (Roughing) 18:57; Adam Ross, MER (Roughing) 18:57

3rd Period
Scoring - 5, MNE Robby Dee/12 (David de Kastrozza/10, Jeff Dimmen/16) 4:28
6, MNE Brian Flynn/17 (Gustav Nyquist/37, Ryan Hegarty/5) 16:40
Penalties - David de Kastrozza, MNE (Hooking) 9:53; Will O'Neill, MNE (Interference) 13:56; Joey Diamond, MNE (HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 17:21; Kyle Bigos, MER (HITTING AFTER WHISTLE) 17:21

Maine Goaltending - Shawn Sirman (59:42, 25 shots, 24 saves, 1 GA); Empty Net (0:18, 0 GA)

Merrimack Goaltending - Joe Cannata (44:13, 27 shots, 23 saves, 4 GA); Andrew Braithwaite (15:32, 9 shots, 8 saves, 1 GA); Empty Net (0:15, 0 GA)

Win - Shawn Sirman, MNE (1-5-0). Loss - Joe Cannata, MER (8-11-1).

Shots On Goal - MNE 12-12-12=36; MER 6-10-9=25

Power Plays - MNE 1 of 5; MER 0 of 7

Penalties - MNE 10 (20 min); MER 9 (18 min)

Three Stars: 1. Gustav Nyquist (Maine) 2. Brian Flynn (Maine) 3. Shawn Sirman (Maine)

Referees: Tim Benedetto, Kevin Shea  Assistant Referees: James Brown, Bob Bernard