Saturday, January 30, 2010
Merrimack (MER) at New Hampshire (UNH)
Hockey East Conference Game

Final Score: New Hampshire 4, Merrimack 3 - OT
New Records: New Hampshire 13-8-4, Merrimack 9-14-0

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: Scott Hansen, Tim Low
Assistant Referees: Shane Belanger, Jeremy Lovett
Attendance: 6501
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:15 pm  Total Time: 2:15



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd OT Final   Power Plays
 Merrimack  0 2 1 0 3    Merrimack  2 / 3 (.667) 
 New Hampshire  1 2 0 1 4    New Hampshire  0 / 1 (.000) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd OT Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Merrimack  10 11 7 1 29    Merrimack  3 / 17 0 
 New Hampshire  17 8 11 11 47    New Hampshire  4 / 8 0 



Merrimack Lineup
LW 23 Chris Barton  2-0-2  3/-2   C 24 Stephane Da Costa  0-2-2  3/-2   RW 21 Francois Ouimet  0-0-0  1/-1
LW 12 Brandon Brodhag  0-0-0  3/E   C 14 Joe Cucci  0-0-0  3/E   RW 27 Jesse Todd  0-0-0  2/E
LW 15 John Jamieson  0-0-0  0/-2   C 9 Carter Madsen  0-1-1  1/-1   RW 11 Elliott Sheen  0-1-1  0/E
LW 20 Ryan Flanigan  0-0-0  2/E   C 17 Justin Bonitatibus  1-0-1  3/E   RW 16 J.C. Robitaille  0-0-0  0/-1
LD 7 Karl Stollery  0-1-1  1/-1   RD 3 Kyle Bigos  0-0-0  3/+1   G 33 Andrew Braithwaite  0-0-0  0
LD 2 Fraser Allan  0-0-0  0/E   RD 4 Pat Bowen  0-1-1  2/-2   G 35 Joe Cannata  0-0-0  0
LD 26 Adam Ross  0-0-0  2/-2   RD 22 Brandon Sadlowski  0-0-0  0/-2  
 
New Hampshire Lineup
LW 17 Paul Thompson  1-0-1  7/+1   C 39 Phil DeSimone  0-1-1  2/+1   RW 12 Bobby Butler  0-1-1  3/+1
LW 19 Mike Sislo  1-2-3  5/+2   C 9 Peter LeBlanc  2-1-3  8/+2   RW 22 Stevie Moses  0-2-2  4/+2
LW 26 Greg Burke  0-0-0  2/E   C 14 Mike Borisenok  0-0-0  0/E   RW 23 Kevin McCarey  0-0-0  6/E
LW 10 Dalton Speelman  0-0-0  0/E   C 7 Greg Manz  0-0-0  0/E   RW 16 John Henrion  0-0-0  0/E
LD 15 Brett Kostolansky  0-0-0  0/+1   RD 20 Blake Kessel  0-0-0  6/E   G 1 Tyler Scott  0-0-0  0
LD 24 Matt Campanale  0-0-0  1/+1   RD 4 Damon Kipp  0-0-0  1/+1   G 29 Brian Foster  0-0-0  0
LD 18 Nick Krates  0-0-0  1/+1   RD 25 Mike Beck  0-0-0  1/+2   G 30 Matt Di Girolamo  0-0-0  0



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 UNH  1 - 6x6  Peter LeBlanc (8) (Mike Sislo) 1:33 
 UNH (+): 9,19,24,4,22,G29   MER (-): 9,22,17,4,15,G33

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 UNH  2 - 6x6  Mike Sislo (8) (Stevie Moses, Peter LeBlanc) 1:43 
 UNH (+): 19,25,18,9,22,G29   MER (-): 9,11,15,22,26,G33
 MER  1 - 6x6  Justin Bonitatibus (7) (Carter Madsen, Elliott Sheen) 4:43 
 MER (+): 17,9,11,3,7,G33   UNH (-): 22,20,19,18,9,G29
 UNH  3 - 6x6  Peter LeBlanc (9) (Mike Sislo, Stevie Moses) 13:20 
 UNH (+): 9,19,22,25,18,G29   MER (-): 4,7,23,21,24,G33
 UNH-1 Greg Manz (2-CTH ROUGHING) MER 1x1 14:41 
 MER  2 - 6x5 PP  Chris Barton (14) (Karl Stollery, Stephane Da Costa) 16:09 
 MER: 23,7,16,24,14,G33   UNH: 22,14,4,18,G29
 MER-1 Joe Cucci (2-CTH ROUGHING) 18:52 
 UNH-2 Greg Burke (2-Cross-Checking) 18:52 
 UNH-3 Peter LeBlanc (2-Elbowing) MER 2x2 19:30 

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 MER  3 - 5x4 PP  Chris Barton (15) (Stephane Da Costa, Pat Bowen) 0:42 
 MER: 23,24,4,7,G33   UNH: 20,18,12,G29
 MER-2 Kyle Bigos (5-Hitting from Behind) (Served by Justin Bonitatibus) UNH 0x1 6:37 
 MER-3 Kyle Bigos (10-Game Misconduct) 6:37 
 UNH-4 Kevin McCarey (2-Tripping) MER 2x3 12:27 

 Overtime (4:48) 
 Timeout - New Hampshire 4:08 
 UNH  4 - 6x6  GW  Paul Thompson (15) (Bobby Butler, Phil DeSimone) 4:48 
 UNH (+): 17,12,39,20,15,G29   MER (-): 23,24,16,7,26,G33

 End of Game 



 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd OT Total Minutes GA
 Andrew Braithwaite (L, 6-5-0)  16 6 11 10 43 64:48 4
 
 New Hampshire Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd OT Total Minutes GA
 Brian Foster (W, 12-8-4)  10 9 6 1 26 64:48 3



First Star: Peter LeBlanc (New Hampshire)
Second Star: Chris Barton (Merrimack)
Third Star: Mike Sislo (New Hampshire)

Recap

Merrimack (MER) at New Hampshire (UNH)
Date: Saturday, January 30, 2010
Conference Game
Attendance: 6501
Start Time: 7:00 pm  End Time: 9:15 pm  Total Time: 2:15

Scoring by Period - MER 0-2-1-0=3; UNH 1-2-0-1=4

1st Period
Scoring - 1, UNH Peter LeBlanc/8 (Mike Sislo/5) 1:33
Penalties - None

2nd Period
Scoring - 2, UNH Mike Sislo/8 (Stevie Moses/10, Peter LeBlanc/14) 1:43
3, MER Justin Bonitatibus/7 (Carter Madsen/1, Elliott Sheen/4) 4:43
4, UNH Peter LeBlanc/9 (Mike Sislo/6, Stevie Moses/11) 13:20
5, MER Chris Barton/14 (Karl Stollery/10, Stephane Da Costa/17) 16:09 (PP)
Penalties - Greg Manz, UNH (CTH ROUGHING) 14:41; Joe Cucci, MER (CTH ROUGHING) 18:52; Greg Burke, UNH (Cross-Checking) 18:52; Peter LeBlanc, UNH (Elbowing) 19:30

3rd Period
Scoring - 6, MER Chris Barton/15 (Stephane Da Costa/18, Pat Bowen/13) 0:42 (PP)
Penalties - Kyle Bigos, MER (5-Hitting from Behind) 6:37; Kyle Bigos, MER (10-Game Misconduct) 6:37; Kevin McCarey, UNH (Tripping) 12:27

Overtime
Scoring - 7, UNH Paul Thompson/15 (Bobby Butler/18, Phil DeSimone/16) 4:48 (GW)
Penalties - None

Merrimack Goaltending - Andrew Braithwaite (64:48, 47 shots, 43 saves, 4 GA)

New Hampshire Goaltending - Brian Foster (64:48, 29 shots, 26 saves, 3 GA)

Win - Brian Foster, UNH (12-8-4). Loss - Andrew Braithwaite, MER (6-5-0).

Shots On Goal - MER 10-11-7-1=29; UNH 17-8-11-11=47

Power Plays - MER 2 of 3; UNH 0 of 1

Penalties - MER 3 (17 min); UNH 4 (8 min)

Three Stars: 1. Peter LeBlanc (New Hampshire) 2. Chris Barton (Merrimack) 3. Mike Sislo (New Hampshire)

Referees: Scott Hansen, Tim Low  Assistant Referees: Shane Belanger, Jeremy Lovett