Friday, December 4, 2009
Northeastern (NOE) at Merrimack (MER)
Hockey East Conference Game

Final Score: Merrimack 3, Northeastern 1
New Records: Merrimack 7-6-0, Northeastern 5-7-1

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: Tim Low, Tim Benedetto
Assistant Referees: Paul Scleparis, Matt Smith
Attendance: 1734
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:12 pm  Total Time: 2:12



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 Northeastern  1 0 0 1    Northeastern  0 / 6 (.000) 
 Merrimack  2 1 0 3    Merrimack  1 / 4 (.250) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Northeastern  7 8 12 27    Northeastern  6 / 20 0 
 Merrimack  6 9 2 17    Merrimack  8 / 24 0 



Northeastern Lineup
LW 94 Tyler McNeely  0-1-1  3/+1   C 17 Steve Silva  0-0-0  0/+1   RW 16 Kyle Kraemer  0-1-1  3/+1
LW 19 Wade MacLeod  0-0-0  4/E   C 27 Alex Tuckerman  0-0-0  0/E   RW 9 Garrett Vermeersch  0-0-0  1/E
LW 18 Mike McLaughlin  0-0-0  0/E   C 22 Greg Costa  0-0-0  2/E   RW 23 Chris Donovan  0-0-0  1/E
LW 91 Robbie Vrolyk  0-0-0  3/-2   C 11 Justin Daniels  0-0-0  0/-2   RW 24 Drew Daniels  0-0-0  1/-2
LD 5 Jake Newton  1-0-1  6/E   RD 6 David Strathman  0-0-0  0/+1   G 37 Chris Rawlings  0-0-0  0
LD 21 Drew Muench  0-0-0  0/E   RD 3 Chris Student  0-0-0  0/E   G 46 Bryan Mountain  0-0-0  0
LD 2 Drew Ellement  0-0-0  0/-2   RD 8 J.P. Maley  0-0-0  3/-1  
 
Merrimack Lineup
LW 23 Chris Barton  0-0-0  0/-1   C 27 Jesse Todd  0-0-0  0/-1   RW 16 J.C. Robitaille  0-0-0  1/-1
LW 12 Brandon Brodhag  0-0-0  2/E   C 14 Joe Cucci  0-1-1  0/E   RW 24 Stephane Da Costa  0-1-1  2/E
LW 8 John Heffernan  1-0-1  1/+2   C 17 Justin Bonitatibus  1-1-2  3/+2   RW 11 Elliott Sheen  1-0-1  3/+2
LW 18 Pat Kimball  0-0-0  0/E   C 15 John Jamieson  0-0-0  0/E   RW 10 Bobby Kramer  0-0-0  1/E
LD 7 Karl Stollery  0-0-0  0/E   RD 3 Kyle Bigos  0-0-0  2/E   G 29 Nick Drew  0-0-0  0
LD 26 Adam Ross  0-0-0  1/E   RD 4 Pat Bowen  0-1-1  0/E   G 33 Andrew Braithwaite  0-0-0  0
LD 5 Simon Demers  0-1-1  0/+1   RD 22 Brandon Sadlowski  0-1-1  1/+1   G 35 Joe Cannata  0-0-0  0



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 NOE-1 Greg Costa (2-Holding) MER 0x1 4:18 
 MER  1 - 6x6  John Heffernan (1) (Brandon Sadlowski, Simon Demers) 11:03 
 MER (+): 8,22,17,5,11,G33   NOE (-): 11,91,24,2,5,G46
 NOE  1 - 6x6  Jake Newton (2) (Tyler McNeely, Kyle Kraemer) 11:30 
 NOE (+): 5,94,16,6,17,G46   MER (-): 16,27,23,26,4,G33
 NOE-2 Chris Donovan (2-Charging) MER 1x2 14:28 
 MER  2 - 6x5 PP  GW  Justin Bonitatibus (4) (Stephane Da Costa, Joe Cucci) 15:56 
 MER: 17,24,14,12,7,G33   NOE: 91,19,5,6,G46

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 MER-1 Stephane Da Costa (2-Hooking) NOE 0x1 7:03 
 MER  3 - 6x6  Elliott Sheen (5) (Justin Bonitatibus, Pat Bowen) 12:25 
 MER (+): 11,17,4,8,26,G33   NOE (-): 2,8,11,24,91,G46
 MER-2 Kyle Bigos (2-Hitting from Behind) NOE 0x2 13:52 

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 MER-3 Joe Cucci (2-Holding) NOE 0x3 4:26 
 MER-4 John Jamieson (2-Holding) NOE 0x4 5:36 
 MER-5 Brandon Brodhag (2-High-Sticking) NOE 0x5 16:19 
 MER-6 Pat Bowen (2-Boarding) NOE 0x6 16:41 
 NOE-3 Kyle Kraemer (2-Interference) MER 1x3 16:47 
 NOE-4 Alex Tuckerman (2-Roughing) 18:43 
 NOE-5 Alex Tuckerman (10-Misconduct) 18:43 
 MER-7 Bobby Kramer (2-Roughing) 18:43 
 MER-8 Bobby Kramer (10-Misconduct) 18:43 
 NOE-6 Kyle Kraemer (2-Interference) MER 1x4 19:30 

 End of Game 



 Northeastern Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Bryan Mountain (L, 0-1-0)  4 8 2 14 59:23 3
 EMPTY NET  0 0:07 0
 Bryan Mountain  0 0 0 0 0:30 0
 
 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Andrew Braithwaite (W, 4-1-0)  6 8 12 26 60:00 1



First Star: Justin Bonitatibus (Merrimack)
Second Star: Andrew Braithwaite (Merrimack)
Third Star: John Heffernan (Merrimack)

Recap

Northeastern (NOE) at Merrimack (MER)
Date: Friday, December 4, 2009
Conference Game
Attendance: 1734
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:12 pm  Total Time: 2:12

Scoring by Period - NOE 1-0-0=1; MER 2-1-0=3

1st Period
Scoring - 1, MER John Heffernan/1 (Brandon Sadlowski/5, Simon Demers/5) 11:03
2, NOE Jake Newton/2 (Tyler McNeely/3, Kyle Kraemer/4) 11:30
3, MER Justin Bonitatibus/4 (Stephane Da Costa/9, Joe Cucci/11) 15:56 (PP) (GW)
Penalties - Greg Costa, NOE (Holding) 4:18; Chris Donovan, NOE (Charging) 14:28

2nd Period
Scoring - 4, MER Elliott Sheen/5 (Justin Bonitatibus/1, Pat Bowen/9) 12:25
Penalties - Stephane Da Costa, MER (Hooking) 7:03; Kyle Bigos, MER (Hitting from Behind) 13:52

3rd Period
Scoring - None
Penalties - Joe Cucci, MER (Holding) 4:26; John Jamieson, MER (Holding) 5:36; Brandon Brodhag, MER (High-Sticking) 16:19; Pat Bowen, MER (Boarding) 16:41; Kyle Kraemer, NOE (Interference) 16:47; Alex Tuckerman, NOE (Roughing) 18:43; Alex Tuckerman, NOE (10-Misconduct) 18:43; Bobby Kramer, MER (Roughing) 18:43; Bobby Kramer, MER (10-Misconduct) 18:43; Kyle Kraemer, NOE (Interference) 19:30

Northeastern Goaltending - Bryan Mountain (59:53, 17 shots, 14 saves, 3 GA); Empty Net (0:07, 0 GA)

Merrimack Goaltending - Andrew Braithwaite (60:00, 27 shots, 26 saves, 1 GA)

Win - Andrew Braithwaite, MER (4-1-0). Loss - Bryan Mountain, NOE (0-1-0).

Shots On Goal - NOE 7-8-12=27; MER 6-9-2=17

Power Plays - NOE 0 of 6; MER 1 of 4

Penalties - NOE 6 (20 min); MER 8 (24 min)

Three Stars: 1. Justin Bonitatibus (Merrimack) 2. Andrew Braithwaite (Merrimack) 3. John Heffernan (Merrimack)

Referees: Tim Low, Tim Benedetto  Assistant Referees: Paul Scleparis, Matt Smith