Gallacher Goal Sends Massachusetts Past AIC In Overtime, 4-3

Senior defenseman Ben Gallacher scored 3:43 into overtime to lift Massachusetts to a 4-3 win against American International on Tuesday evening at MassMutual Center.

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Massachusetts, Vermont To Compete in Friendship Four

Hockey East's University of Massachusetts and University of Vermont are slated to compete in the second annual Friendship Four Tournament to be held in Belfast, Northern Ireland.

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Massachusetts Falls To Boston University, 6-3

Freshman forward Joseph Widmar scored a goal for the Minutemen.

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Massachusetts Edged By Maine, 5-4

Junior defenseman Brennan Baxandall scored a goal for the Minutemen.

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Massachusetts Defeated By Maine, 5-2

Sophomore forward Patrick Lee had two assists for the Minutemen.

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MASSACHUSETTS 2015-2016 SCHEDULE AND RESULTS
8-17-4 Overall (2-12-4 Hockey East)
10/03
vs. DALHOUSIE
W 4-0
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10/09
at Colorado College
W 6-3
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10/10
at Colorado College
W 4-3
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10/16
vs. SACRED HEART
W 5-2
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10/23
vs. NEW HAMPSHIRE *
T 6-6 OT
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10/30
vs. Maine
W 5-4 OT
Box
10/31
vs. Yale
L 1-6
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11/03
at Boston College *
L 0-7
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11/06
at Connecticut *
W 4-2
Box
11/07
vs. CONNECTICUT *
W 5-3
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11/13
vs. MERRIMACK *
L 2-4
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11/15
at Vermont *
T 3-3 OT
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11/20
at New Hampshire *
T 2-2 OT
Box
11/21
at Merrimack *
T 1-1 OT
Box
11/27
vs. QUINNIPIAC
L 1-4
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11/28
at Quinnipiac
L 0-1
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12/04
at Notre Dame *
L 1-3
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12/05
at Notre Dame *
L 1-5
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12/11
vs. UNION
L 3-4 OT
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12/18
vs. USA JUNIOR TEAM
L 0-4
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01/02
at Army West Point
W 2-1 OT
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01/05
vs. YALE
L 2-3 OT
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01/09
at Boston University *
L 2-7
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01/15
vs. UMASS LOWELL *
L 1-4
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01/16
at UMass Lowell *
L 0-5
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01/22
vs. BOSTON COLLEGE *
L 0-8
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01/23
vs. VERMONT *
L 4-6
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01/29
vs. MAINE *
L 2-5
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01/30
vs. MAINE *
L 4-5
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02/05
vs. BOSTON UNIVERSITY *
L 3-6
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02/09
at American International
W 4-3 OT
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02/12
vs. NORTHEASTERN *
8:30
 
02/13
at Northeastern *
7:00
 
02/19
at UMass Lowell
7:15
 
02/26
vs. PROVIDENCE *
7:00
 
02/27
at Providence *
7:00
 
RecordsHockey EastNon-LeagueOverall
Overall 2-12- 4 6- 5- 0 8-17- 4
Home 1- 7- 1 1- 3- 0 2-10- 1
Away 1- 5- 3 4- 1- 0 5- 6- 3
Neutral 0- 0- 0 1- 1- 0 1- 1- 0
GF-GAHockey EastNon-LeagueOverall
Overall 41- 82 33- 34 74-116
Home 27- 47 11- 13 38- 60
Away 14- 35 16- 11 30- 46
Neutral 0- 0 6- 10 6- 10
MASSACHUSETTS 2015-2016 STATISTICS

## Player POS YR GP G-A-P
10 Shane Walsh F SR 29 16-10-26
15 Ray Pigozzi F JR 29 8-18-26
24 Dennis Kravchenko F SO 25 10-13-23
14 Austin Plevy F FR 28 9-12-21
16 Steven Iacobellis F JR 28 3-15-18
6 Dominic Trento F SO 28 8-8-16
7 Patrick Lee F SO 23 3-9-12
11 Ben Gallacher D SR 28 1-9-10
17 Kurt Keats F FR 28 3-6-9
13 Ivan Chukarov D FR 29 2-5-7
37 William Lagesson D FR 20 2-4-6
3 Keith Burchett F SO 22 2-3-5
26 Joseph Widmar F FR 25 2-2-4
4 Marc Hetnik D JR 23 1-3-4
5 Callum Fryer D FR 27 1-3-4
18 Brennan Baxandall D JR 12 1-1-2
9 Anthony Petrella F SO 22 1-1-2
21 Ryan Badger F FR 24 1-1-2
8 Jake Horton D SO 13 0-2-2
29 Nic Renyard G FR 22 0-2-2
23 Maddison Smiley D SO 23 0-2-2
22 Carmine Buono D FR 18 0-1-1
12 Michael Iovanna F SO 3 0-0-0
34 Alex Wakaluk G JR 6 0-0-0
32 Henry Dill G SO 7 0-0-0
27 Riley McDougall F SO 15 0-0-0
## Goaltender YR GP Sv% GAA Rec.
29 Nic Renyard FR 22 .896 3.675-12-4
32 Henry Dill SO 7 .879 4.382-3-0
34 Alex Wakaluk JR 6 .855 4.291-2-0
MASSACHUSETTS 2015-2016 TEAM ROSTER
No. Name Cl P Hometown /
Last Team
3 Keith BurchettSo FOak Brook, IL / Sioux Falls (USHL)
4 Marc HetnikJr DChestnut Hill, MA / Vernon (BCHL)
5 Callum FryerFr DOakville, ON / Aurora (OJHL)
6 Dominic TrentoSo FBrockport, NY / New Jersey (USPHL)
7 Patrick LeeSo FCalgary, AB / Brooks (AJHL)
8 Jake HortonSo DNorth Plymouth, MN / Aberdeen (NAHL)
9 Anthony PetrellaSo FHilton, NY / Shattuck St. Mary's (PREP)
10Shane WalshSr FWest Roxbury, MA / South Shore Kings (EJHL)
11Ben Gallacher (FLA)Sr DCalgary, AB / Green Bay (USHL)
Previous College: Ohio State (2011-12)
12Michael IovannaSo FMiddleton, MA / Boston Jr. Bruins (USPHL)
13Ivan Chukarov (BUF)Fr DDes Plaines, IL / Minnesota (NAHL)
14Austin PlevyFr FLangley, BC / Brooks Bandits (AJHL)
15Ray PigozziJr FEvanston, IL / Chicago (USHL)
16Steven IacobellisJr FPort Coquitlam, BC / Salmon Arm (BCHL)
17Kurt KeatsFr FWinnipeg, MB / Powell River (BCHL)
18Brennan BaxandallJr DCalgary, AB / Drumheller (AJHL)
21Ryan BadgerFr FHainsport, NJ / Philadelphia (USPHL)
22Carmine BuonoFr DBurnaby, BC / Powell River (BCHL)
23Maddison SmileySo DAirdrie, AB / Brooks (AJHL)
24Dennis KravchenkoSo FLaguna Niguel, CA / Sioux Falls (USHL)
26Joseph WidmarFr FNorthbrook, IL / Des Moines (USHL)
27Riley McDougallSo FCalgary, AB / Calgary (AJHL)
29Nic RenyardFr GVictoria, BC / Okotoks (AJHL)
32Henry DillSo GColumbus, OH / Aberdeen (NAHL)
34Alex WakalukJr GBellevue, AB / Melville (SJHL)
37William Lagesson (EDM)Fr DGöteborg, Sweden / Dubuque (USHL)

Captain: Steven Iacobellis

Head Coach: John Micheletto (Dartmouth '90)
Career Record (Entering 2015-2016): 31-64-9 (.341) (3 Seasons)
Record at Massachusetts (Entering 2015-2016): 31-64-9 (.341) (3 Seasons)

Assistant Coach: Joey Gasparini (Vermont '06)
Assistant Coach: Ryan Miller (Vermont '03)
Goaltending Coach: Matt Voity (Western Connecticut State '03)

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coachHead Coach: John Micheletto

Asst. Coaches: Joey Gasparini and Ryan Miller
SID/Media: Jillian Jakuba
Athletic Trainer: Jeff Smith
Equipment Manager: Josh Penn
Strength and Conditioning: Ryan Feek

SID/Media: Jillian Jakuba, Associate Director Communications & PR
Phone: 413-577-0053
E-Mail: jjakuba@admin.umass.edu
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arenaArena: Mullins Center
Opened: 1993
Dimensions: 200 X 95
Arena Capacity: 8,373

Directions: From Mass. Pike (I-90) West – Take Exit 4 for Rt. 91 North. Get off at Exit 19 (Rt. 9 – Hadley/North Hampton). Take Rt. 9 east and follow the signs for Rt. 116, University of Massachusetts. Turn left onto Rt. 116 and get off at the first exit. Turn right and take the first left onto Mullins Way, the access road for the Mullins Center.

From Mass. Pike (I-90) East – Take Exit 8 (Palmer) and pick up directions to UMass at the toll booth.

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