Saturday, January 21, 2012
Merrimack (MER) at New Hampshire (UNH)
Hockey East Conference Game

Final Score: Merrimack 3, New Hampshire 2 - OT
New Records: Merrimack 13-5-5, New Hampshire 9-12-2

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: Tim Benedetto, Chris Federico
Assistant Referees: Bob Bernard, Tom Cronin
Attendance: 5170
Start Time: 7:05 pm  End Time: 9:23 pm  Total Time: 2:18



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd OT Final   Power Plays
 Merrimack  1 1 0 1 3    Merrimack  1 / 2 (.500) 
 New Hampshire  1 0 1 0 2    New Hampshire  1 / 2 (.500) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd OT Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Merrimack  9 8 8 1 26    Merrimack  3 / 6 0 
 New Hampshire  11 9 10 0 30    New Hampshire  3 / 6 0 



Merrimack Lineup
LW 28 Jeff Velleca  0-0-0  2/E   C 9 Carter Madsen  0-0-0  0/E   RW 11 Elliott Sheen  0-0-0  2/E
LW 8 John Heffernan  1-0-1  4/+1   C 17 Shawn Bates  0-1-1  2/+1   RW 16 Jesse Todd  0-0-0  1/+1
LW 13 Mike Collins  0-1-1  2/E   C 25 Connor Toomey  0-1-1  2/+1   RW 23 Josh Myers  0-1-1  3/+1
LW 27 Justin Mansfield  0-0-0  1/-1   C 19 Rhett Bly  1-0-1  1/E   RW 14 Kyle Singleton  1-0-1  3/E
LD 7 Karl Stollery  0-1-1  2/+1   RD 3 Kyle Bigos  0-0-0  0/+1   G 29 Nick Drew  DNP
LD 22 Brendan Ellis  0-0-0  0/-1   RD 4 Jordan Heywood  0-1-1  1/-1   G 30 Sam Marotta  DNP
LD 2 Mike Wills  0-0-0  0/E   RD 26 Dan Kolomatis  0-0-0  0/+1   G 35 Joe Cannata  0-0-0  0
 
New Hampshire Lineup
LW 21 Nick Sorkin  0-2-2  4/E   C 27 Kevin Goumas  0-1-1  2/E   RW 22 Stevie Moses  0-1-1  4/-1
LW 28 Grayson Downing  0-0-0  3/-1   C 26 Greg Burke  0-0-0  2/-1   RW 16 John Henrion  0-0-0  2/E
LW 14 Mike Borisenok  0-0-0  0/E   C 3 Austin Block  0-0-0  0/E   RW 23 Kevin McCarey  0-0-0  1/E
LW 19 Casey Thrush  0-0-0  0/E   C 11 Scott Pavelski  0-0-0  1/E   RW 9 Matt Willows  0-0-0  0/E
LD 2 Connor Hardowa  1-0-1  3/E   RD 4 Damon Kipp  1-0-1  2/-1   G 1 Tyler Scott  DNP
LD 15 Brett Kostolansky  0-0-0  0/-1   RD 6 Trevor van Riemsdyk  0-0-0  3/+1   G 29 Casey DeSmith  0-0-0  0
LD 5 Eric Knodel  0-0-0  2/E   RD 12 Justin Agosta  0-0-0  1/-1   G 30 Matt Di Girolamo  DNP



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 UNH-1 Greg Burke (2-Hooking) MER 0x1 0:53 
 MER  1 - 6x6  Rhett Bly (2) (Connor Toomey, Josh Myers) 3:06 
 MER (+): 19,25,23,11,26,G35   UNH (-): 28,26,4,22,12,G29
 UNH  1 - 6x6  Damon Kipp (4) (Nick Sorkin, Stevie Moses) 17:39 
 UNH (+): 4,27,21,6,22,G29   MER (-): 11,27,19,4,22,G35
 MER-1 Kyle Bigos (2-High-Sticking) 18:22 
 MER-2 Jesse Todd (2-Roughing) UNH 0x1 18:22 
 UNH-2 Trevor van Riemsdyk (2-Cross-Checking) 18:22 

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 UNH-3 Kevin Goumas (2-Hitting from Behind) MER 1x2 18:53 
 MER  2 - 6x5 PP  Kyle Singleton (2) (Jordan Heywood, Mike Collins) 19:15 
 MER: 4,13,14,7,16,G35   UNH: 22,3,4,15,G29

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 MER-3 Dan Kolomatis (2-Hooking) UNH 1x2 8:12 
 UNH  2 - 6x5 PP  Connor Hardowa (3) (Nick Sorkin, Kevin Goumas) 8:56 
 UNH: 2,21,27,22,15,G29   MER: 3,7,17,27,G35
 Timeout - Merrimack 8:56 
 Timeout - New Hampshire 19:22 

 Overtime (0:19) 
 MER  3 - 6x6  GW  John Heffernan (2) (Shawn Bates, Karl Stollery) 0:19 
 MER (+): 8,17,7,16,3,G35   UNH (-): 21,22,27,4,15,G29

 End of Game 



 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd OT Total Minutes GA
 Joe Cannata (W, 12-5-5)  10 9 9 0 28 60:19 2
 
 New Hampshire Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd OT Total Minutes GA
 Casey DeSmith (L, 3-3-0)  8 7 8 0 23 60:19 3



First Star: John Heffernan (Merrimack)
Second Star: Nick Sorkin (New Hampshire)
Third Star: Joe Cannata (Merrimack)

Saturday, January 21, 2012
Merrimack (MER) at New Hampshire (UNH)
Hockey East Conference Game

Referees: Tim Benedetto, Chris Federico
Assistant Referees: Bob Bernard, Tom Cronin
Attendance: 5170
Start Time: 7:05 pm  End Time: 9:23 pm  Total Time: 2:18
New Records: Merrimack 13-5-5, New Hampshire 9-12-2

Game Recap

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Game Summary
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 3:06  MER1-0 EV Rhett Bly (2)Connor Toomey/2, Josh Myers/2
1st 17:39  UNH1-1 EV Damon Kipp (4)Nick Sorkin/18, Stevie Moses/11
2nd 19:15  MER2-1 PP Kyle Singleton (2)Jordan Heywood/11, Mike Collins/9
3rd 8:56  UNH2-2 PP Connor Hardowa (3)Nick Sorkin/19, Kevin Goumas/15
OT 0:19  MER3-2 EV GW John Heffernan (2)Shawn Bates/10, Karl Stollery/12
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd OT Final
Merrimack  11013
New Hampshire  10102
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd OT SOG
Merrimack  988126
New Hampshire  11910030
  PP PP % PIM SHGF
Merrimack  1/2 .500 3/6 0
New Hampshire  1/2 .500 3/6 0
Merrimack Stats
## Merrimack G A P PIM SOG +/-
2 Mike Wills 0000/0 0E
3 Kyle Bigos 0001/2 0+1
4 Jordan Heywood 0110/0 1-1
7 Karl Stollery 0110/0 2+1
8 John Heffernan 1010/0 4+1
9 Carter Madsen 0000/0 0E
11 Elliott Sheen 0000/0 2E
13 Mike Collins 0110/0 2E
14 Kyle Singleton 1010/0 3E
16 Jesse Todd 0001/2 1+1
17 Shawn Bates 0110/0 2+1
19 Rhett Bly 1010/0 1E
22 Brendan Ellis 0000/0 0-1
23 Josh Myers 0110/0 3+1
25 Connor Toomey 0110/0 2+1
26 Dan Kolomatis 0001/2 0+1
27 Justin Mansfield 0000/0 1-1
28 Jeff Velleca 0000/0 2E
29 G Nick Drew Did Not Play
30 G Sam Marotta Did Not Play
35 G Joe Cannata 0000/0 0+1
 Merrimack Totals 3693/6 26+1
## Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 OT Saves
35 Joe Cannata (W, 12-5-5)60:192 1099028
New Hampshire Stats
## New Hampshire G A P PIM SOG +/-
2 Connor Hardowa 1010/0 3E
3 Austin Block 0000/0 0E
4 Damon Kipp 1010/0 2-1
5 Eric Knodel 0000/0 2E
6 Trevor van Riemsdyk 0001/2 3+1
9 Matt Willows 0000/0 0E
11 Scott Pavelski 0000/0 1E
12 Justin Agosta 0000/0 1-1
14 Mike Borisenok 0000/0 0E
15 Brett Kostolansky 0000/0 0-1
16 John Henrion 0000/0 2E
19 Casey Thrush 0000/0 0E
21 Nick Sorkin 0220/0 4E
22 Stevie Moses 0110/0 4-1
23 Kevin McCarey 0000/0 1E
26 Greg Burke 0001/2 2-1
27 Kevin Goumas 0111/2 2E
28 Grayson Downing 0000/0 3-1
1 G Tyler Scott Did Not Play
29 G Casey DeSmith 0000/0 0-1
30 G Matt Di Girolamo Did Not Play
 New Hampshire Totals 2463/6 30-1
## Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 OT Saves
29 Casey DeSmith (L, 3-3-0)60:193 878023
Penalty Summary
Prd Player Team Min Infraction Time 
1stGreg BurkeUNH2Hooking0:53 
1stKyle BigosMER2High-Sticking18:22 
1stJesse ToddMER2Roughing18:22 
1stTrevor van RiemsdykUNH2Cross-Checking18:22 
2ndKevin GoumasUNH2Hitting from Behind18:53 
3rdDan KolomatisMER2Hooking8:12