Saturday, October 29, 2011
Merrimack (MER) at Vermont (VER)
Hockey East Conference Game

Final Score: Merrimack 4, Vermont 2
New Records: Merrimack 6-0-0, Vermont 1-3-0

Recap - Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: John Gravellese, Kevin Keenan
Assistant Referees: Brendan Kelleher, Chris Leavitt
Attendance: 3755
Start Time: 7:05 pm  End Time: 9:10 pm  Total Time: 2:05



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 Merrimack  1 2 1 4    Merrimack  1 / 4 (.250) 
 Vermont  1 0 1 2    Vermont  2 / 8 (.250) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Merrimack  9 8 7 24    Merrimack  11 / 25 0 
 Vermont  5 5 8 18    Vermont  7 / 14 0 



Merrimack Lineup
LW 13 Mike Collins  2-0-2  3/+1   C 17 Shawn Bates  0-0-0  1/E   RW 28 Jeff Velleca  0-1-1  1/E
LW 20 Ryan Flanigan  0-1-1  2/+3   C 9 Carter Madsen  1-1-2  2/+3   RW 11 Elliott Sheen  0-1-1  1/+2
LW 8 John Heffernan  0-0-0  1/E   C 19 Rhett Bly  0-0-0  0/E   RW 16 Jesse Todd  0-1-1  4/E
LW 27 Justin Mansfield  0-0-0  0/E   C 25 Connor Toomey  0-0-0  1/E   RW 12 Brandon Brodhag  0-0-0  0/E
LD 7 Karl Stollery  1-0-1  1/+2   RD 26 Dan Kolomatis  0-0-0  0/+1   G 29 Nick Drew  DNP
LD 22 Brendan Ellis  0-0-0  1/+1   RD 3 Kyle Bigos  0-2-2  2/+2   G 30 Sam Marotta  DNP
LD 2 Mike Wills  0-0-0  0/E   RD 4 Jordan Heywood  0-1-1  4/E   G 35 Joe Cannata  0-0-0  0
 
Vermont Lineup
LW 9 Kyle Reynolds  0-1-1  0/-1   C 8 Sebastian Stålberg  0-1-1  1/-1   RW 3 Chris McCarthy  0-0-0  2/-2
LW 23 Connor Brickley  1-0-1  1/-2   C 13 Brett Bruneteau  1-0-1  3/-2   RW 11 H.T. Lenz  0-0-0  1/-1
LW 14 Anthony DeCenzo  0-0-0  1/-1   C 19 Matt White  0-0-0  0/E   RW 24 Tobias Nilsson-Roos  0-0-0  0/-1
LW 26 Brett Leonard  0-0-0  0/E   C 21 Kyle Mountain  0-0-0  2/E   RW 6 Colin Markison  0-0-0  3/E
LD 27 Anders Franzon  0-1-1  2/-1   RD 20 Lance Herrington  0-0-0  1/-1   G 1 John Vazzano  DNP
LD 4 Nick Bruneteau  0-0-0  0/-1   RD 22 Blake Doerring  0-0-0  0/-2   G 29 Rob Madore  DNP
LD 25 Nick Luukko  0-0-0  1/E   RD 15 Mike Paliotta  0-1-1  0/E   G 33 Alex Vazzano  0-0-0  0



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 MER-1 Connor Toomey (2-Tripping) VER 1x1 2:20 
 VER  1 - 6x5 PP  Connor Brickley (3) (Mike Paliotta, Anders Franzon) 3:50 
 MER: 4,16,20,22,G35
 MER-2 Ryan Flanigan (2-Slashing) VER 1x2 3:50 
 MER  1 - 6x6  Karl Stollery (3) (Ryan Flanigan, Carter Madsen) 11:33 
 MER (+): 7,20,9,11,26,G35   VER (-): 4,11,13,22,23,G33
 MER-3 John Heffernan (2-Elbowing) VER 1x3 12:05 
 MER-4 Karl Stollery (2-Interference) VER 1x4 16:34 

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 VER-1 BENCH (2-Too Many Players) (Served by Matt White) MER 1x1 8:42 
 MER  2 - 6x5 PP  Mike Collins (2) (Jesse Todd, Jordan Heywood) 9:58 
 MER: 13,16,4,7,8,G35   VER: 11,14,15,25,G33
 MER  3 - 6x6  GW  Carter Madsen (1) (Elliott Sheen, Kyle Bigos) 10:42 
 MER (+): 9,11,3,20,22,G35   VER (-): 3,14,13,22,23,G33
 VER-2 Chris McCarthy (2-Tripping) MER 1x2 10:42 
 VER-3 Anders Franzon (2-Tripping) MER 1x3 12:52 
 MER-5 Brendan Ellis (2-Cross-Checking) VER 1x5 15:00 
 MER-6 Rhett Bly (5-Charging) VER 1x6 19:35 

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 MER-7 Karl Stollery (2-Interference) VER 2x7 3:24 
 VER  2 - 6x4 PP  Brett Bruneteau (1) (Sebastian Stålberg, Kyle Reynolds) 3:48 
 VER: 13,8,9,3,27,G33   MER: 3,4,20,G35
 VER-4 Brett Bruneteau (2-Interference) MER 1x4 6:55 
 MER-8 Mike Collins (2-Holding) VER 2x8 9:11 
 MER-9 Kyle Bigos (2-Roughing) 11:36 
 VER-5 Brett Leonard (2-Embellishment) 11:36 
 MER-10 Rhett Bly (2-Hitting after the Whistle) 13:25 
 VER-6 H.T. Lenz (2-Hitting after the Whistle) 13:25 
 MER  4 - 6x6  EN  Mike Collins (3) (Kyle Bigos, Jeff Velleca) 19:46 
 MER (+): 13,9,7,20,3,G35   VER (-): 3,8,9,20,24,27
 MER-11 Connor Toomey (2-Slashing) 19:54 
 VER-7 Mike Paliotta (2-Roughing) 19:54 

 End of Game 



 Merrimack Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Joe Cannata (W, 5-0-0)  4 5 7 16 60:00 2
 
 Vermont Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Alex Vazzano (L, 0-1-0)  8 6 6 20 59:06 3
 EMPTY NET  0 0:40 1
 Alex Vazzano  0 0 0 0 0:14 0



First Star: Mike Collins (Merrimack)
Second Star: Carter Madsen (Merrimack)
Third Star: Brett Bruneteau (Vermont)

Saturday, October 29, 2011
Merrimack (MER) at Vermont (VER)
Hockey East Conference Game

Referees: John Gravellese, Kevin Keenan
Assistant Referees: Brendan Kelleher, Chris Leavitt
Attendance: 3755
Start Time: 7:05 pm  End Time: 9:10 pm  Total Time: 2:05
New Records: Merrimack 6-0-0, Vermont 1-3-0

Game Recap

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Final
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Game Summary
Prd Time  Team Score Type Scored By Assists
1st 3:50  VER1-0 PP Connor Brickley (3)Mike Paliotta/3, Anders Franzon/2
1st 11:33  MER1-1 EV Karl Stollery (3)Ryan Flanigan/4, Carter Madsen/2
2nd 9:58  MER2-1 PP Mike Collins (2)Jesse Todd/3, Jordan Heywood/3
2nd 10:42  MER3-1 EV GW Carter Madsen (1)Elliott Sheen/2, Kyle Bigos/3
3rd 3:48  VER2-3 PP Brett Bruneteau (1)Sebastian Stålberg/1, Kyle Reynolds/4
3rd 19:46  MER4-2 EV EN Mike Collins (3)Kyle Bigos/4, Jeff Velleca/2
Scoring 1st 2nd 3rd Final
Merrimack  1214
Vermont  1012
Shots on Goal 1st 2nd 3rd SOG
Merrimack  98724
Vermont  55818
  PP PP % PIM SHGF
Merrimack  1/4 .250 11/25 0
Vermont  2/8 .250 7/14 0
Merrimack Stats
## Merrimack G A P PIM SOG +/-
2 Mike Wills 0000/0 0E
3 Kyle Bigos 0221/2 2+2
4 Jordan Heywood 0110/0 4E
7 Karl Stollery 1012/4 1+2
8 John Heffernan 0001/2 1E
9 Carter Madsen 1120/0 2+3
11 Elliott Sheen 0110/0 1+2
12 Brandon Brodhag 0000/0 0E
13 Mike Collins 2021/2 3+1
16 Jesse Todd 0110/0 4E
17 Shawn Bates 0000/0 1E
19 Rhett Bly 0002/7 0E
20 Ryan Flanigan 0111/2 2+3
22 Brendan Ellis 0001/2 1+1
25 Connor Toomey 0002/4 1E
26 Dan Kolomatis 0000/0 0+1
27 Justin Mansfield 0000/0 0E
28 Jeff Velleca 0110/0 1E
29 G Nick Drew Did Not Play
30 G Sam Marotta Did Not Play
35 G Joe Cannata 0000/0 0+3
 Merrimack Totals 481211/25 24+3
## Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
35 Joe Cannata (W, 5-0-0)60:002 45716
Vermont Stats
## Vermont G A P PIM SOG +/-
3 Chris McCarthy 0001/2 2-2
4 Nick Bruneteau 0000/0 0-1
6 Colin Markison 0000/0 3E
8 Sebastian Stålberg 0110/0 1-1
9 Kyle Reynolds 0110/0 0-1
11 H.T. Lenz 0001/2 1-1
13 Brett Bruneteau 1011/2 3-2
14 Anthony DeCenzo 0000/0 1-1
15 Mike Paliotta 0111/2 0E
19 Matt White 0000/0 0E
20 Lance Herrington 0000/0 1-1
21 Kyle Mountain 0000/0 2E
22 Blake Doerring 0000/0 0-2
23 Connor Brickley 1010/0 1-2
24 Tobias Nilsson-Roos 0000/0 0-1
25 Nick Luukko 0000/0 1E
26 Brett Leonard 0001/2 0E
27 Anders Franzon 0111/2 2-1
1 G John Vazzano Did Not Play
29 G Rob Madore Did Not Play
33 G Alex Vazzano 0000/0 0-2
 Bench     1/2  
 Vermont Totals 2467/14 18-3
## Goaltending MIN GA 1 2 3 Saves
33 Alex Vazzano (L, 0-1-0)59:203 86620
 Empty Net0:401     
Penalty Summary
Prd Player Team Min Infraction Time 
1stConnor ToomeyMER2Tripping2:20 
1stRyan FlaniganMER2Slashing3:50 
1stJohn HeffernanMER2Elbowing12:05 
1stKarl StolleryMER2Interference16:34 
2ndBenchVER2Too Many Players8:42 
2ndChris McCarthyVER2Tripping10:42 
2ndAnders FranzonVER2Tripping12:52 
2ndBrendan EllisMER2Cross-Checking15:00 
2ndRhett BlyMER5Charging19:35 
3rdKarl StolleryMER2Interference3:24 
3rdBrett BruneteauVER2Interference6:55 
3rdMike CollinsMER2Holding9:11 
3rdKyle BigosMER2Roughing11:36 
3rdBrett LeonardVER2Embellishment11:36 
3rdRhett BlyMER2Hitting after the Whistle13:25 
3rdH.T. LenzVER2Hitting after the Whistle13:25 
3rdConnor ToomeyMER2Slashing19:54 
3rdMike PaliottaVER2Roughing19:54