Saturday, November 28, 2009
Northern Michigan (NMU) at Alaska (AKF)
WCHA Conference Game

Final Score: Alaska 4, Northern Michigan 4 - OT
New Records: Alaska 8-3-3, Northern Michigan 5-5-4
Alaska Wins Shootout 2-1 (7 Rounds)

Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: Brent Gawlik, John Philo
Assistant Referees: Josh Norum, Skip Jantz
Attendance: 3243
Start Time: 7:35 pm  End Time: 9:50 pm  Total Time: 2:15



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd OT Final   Power Plays
 Northern Michigan  2 0 2 0 4    Northern Michigan  2 / 5 (.400) 
 Alaska  3 1 0 0 4    Alaska  1 / 8 (.125) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd OT Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Northern Michigan  9 6 9 0 24    Northern Michigan  8 / 16 0 
 Alaska  15 7 8 3 33    Alaska  5 / 10 0 



Northern Michigan Lineup
LW 9 Greger Hanson  1-2-3  7/+1   C 71 Ray Kaunisto  0-1-1  1/E   RW 8 Chad Pietila  0-0-0  1/E
LW 18 Justin Florek  0-0-0  2/-2   C 21 Mark Olver  1-0-1  3/-1   RW 11 Phil Fox  0-0-0  2/-1
LW 19 Kory Kaunisto  0-0-0  0/E   C 23 Andrew Cherniwchan  0-0-0  2/+1   RW 17 Tyler Gron  1-0-1  1/+1
LW 6 Andrew Fernandez  0-0-0  1/-1   C 15 Jared Brown  1-0-1  2/E   RW 22 Mike Maltese  0-0-0  0/-1
LD 7 Erik Gustafsson  0-4-4  0/E   RD 4 Scott Macaulay  0-0-0  0/E   G 35 Reid Ellingson  0-0-0  0
LD 39 Kyle Follmer  0-0-0  0/-1   RD 2 Alan Dorich  0-0-0  1/+1   G 41 Brian Stewart  0-0-0  0
LD 44 TJ Miller  0-0-0  1/-1   RD 12 Erik Spady  0-0-0  0/-1  
 
Alaska Lineup
LW 26 Chad Gehon  0-0-0  1/-1   C 27 Derek Klassen  0-0-0  3/-1   RW 12 Ron Meyers  0-0-0  1/-1
LW 7 Nik Yaremchuk  0-1-1  0/E   C 20 Dion Knelsen  0-0-0  4/+1   RW 29 Andy Taranto  1-1-2  2/+1
LW 39 Carlo Finucci  1-0-1  2/+2   C 17 Jarret Granberg  1-0-1  2/+1   RW 33 Dustin Sather  1-0-1  4/+1
LW 16 Ryan Hohl  0-0-0  4/E   C 10 Brandon Knelsen  0-0-0  0/E   RW 24 Cody Butcher  0-0-0  0/E
LD 11 Joe Sova  0-1-1  6/E   RD 5 Aaron Gens  0-3-3  1/E   G 1 Steve Thompson  0-0-0  0
LD 25 Dustin Molle  0-0-0  2/E   RD 4 Scott Enders  0-0-0  0/-1   G 30 Colin Rundell  0-0-0  0
LD 23 Bryant Molle  0-1-1  1/+1   RD 13 Kaare Odegard  0-1-1  0/+2   G 35 Scott Greenham  0-0-0  0



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 NMU-1 Andrew Fernandez (2-Interference) AKF 0x1 4:40 
 AKF  1 - 6x6  Andy Taranto (7) (Nik Yaremchuk, Kaare Odegard) 13:18 
 AKF (+): 29,20,7,13,25,G35   NMU (-): 4,22,15,12,7,G41
 AKF  2 - 6x6  Jarret Granberg (5) (Joe Sova, Aaron Gens) 14:35 
 AKF (+): 17,11,33,39,5,G35   NMU (-): 6,21,18,11,44,G41
 NMU  1 - 6x6  Greger Hanson (5) (Ray Kaunisto, Erik Gustafsson) 16:56 
 NMU (+): 9,71,2,15,7,G41   AKF (-): 27,12,26,25,4,G35
 AKF  3 - 6x6  Carlo Finucci (2) (Andy Taranto, Aaron Gens) 18:02 
 AKF (+): 39,29,23,13,20,G35   NMU (-): 8,39,7,71,18,G41
 AKF-1 Scott Enders (2-Tripping) NMU 1x1 19:21 
 NMU  2 - 6x5 PP  Mark Olver (10) (Greger Hanson, Erik Gustafsson) 19:59 
 NMU: 21,9,7,15,18,G41   AKF: 20,7,5,11,G35

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 NMU-2 Ray Kaunisto (2-Tripping) AKF 1x2 0:24 
 AKF  4 - 6x5 PP  Dustin Sather (2) (Aaron Gens, Bryant Molle) 1:33 
 AKF: 33,5,23,17,39,G35   NMU: 23,44,2,18,G41
 NMU-3 BENCH (2-Too Many Players) (Served by Mike Maltese) AKF 1x3 4:04 
 AKF-2 BENCH (2-Too Many Players) (Served by Carlo Finucci) NMU 1x2 9:37 
 NMU-4 Mark Olver (2-CTH HIGH-STICKING) AKF 1x4 16:15 

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 AKF-3 Kaare Odegard (2-Charging) NMU 1x3 4:43 
 AKF-4 Ryan Hohl (2-Tripping) NMU 2x4 9:46 
 NMU  3 - 6x5 PP  Jared Brown (3) (Greger Hanson, Erik Gustafsson) 10:48 
 NMU: 15,9,7,11,21,G35   AKF: 27,12,25,4,G35
 NMU-5 Jared Brown (2-Interference) AKF 1x5 12:53 
 NMU-6 Ray Kaunisto (2-Slashing) AKF 1x6 13:56 
 NMU  4 - 6x6  GT  Tyler Gron (3) (Erik Gustafsson) 16:33 
 NMU (+): 17,7,23,4,8,G35   AKF (-): 20,29,7,5,11,G35
 AKF-5 Dustin Molle (2-GRASPING THE FACEMASK) NMU 2x5 16:48 
 NMU-7 Greger Hanson (2-Tripping) AKF 1x7 18:02 

 Overtime (5:00) 
 NMU-8 Justin Florek (2-Hooking) AKF 1x8 1:22 

 End of Game 



 Northern Michigan Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd OT Total Minutes GA
 Brian Stewart  12 1 0 0 13 21:33 4
 Reid Ellingson (T, 2-2-1)  0 5 8 3 16 43:27 0
 
 Alaska Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd OT Total Minutes GA
 Scott Greenham (T, 8-3-3)  7 6 7 0 20 60:58 4
 EMPTY NET  0 0:24 0
 Scott Greenham  0 0 0 0 0 3:38 0



Shootout SummaryNMUAKF
Round 1  Shootout Attempt by NMU Mark Olver Saved by AKF Goaltender Scott Greenham  00
Shootout Attempt by AKF Ryan Hohl Saved by NMU Goaltender Reid Ellingson  00
Round 2  Shootout Attempt by NMU Greger Hanson Saved by AKF Goaltender Scott Greenham  00
Shootout Attempt by AKF Andy Taranto Saved by NMU Goaltender Reid Ellingson  00
Round 3  Shootout Attempt by NMU Tyler Gron Saved by AKF Goaltender Scott Greenham  00
Shootout Attempt by AKF Dion Knelsen Saved by NMU Goaltender Reid Ellingson  00
Round 4  Shootout Attempt by NMU Ray Kaunisto Saved by AKF Goaltender Scott Greenham  00
Shootout Attempt by AKF Ron Meyers Missed, against NMU Goaltender Reid Ellingson  00
Round 5  Shootout Goal by NMU Erik Gustafsson, against AKF Goaltender Scott Greenham  10
Shootout Goal by AKF Carlo Finucci, against NMU Goaltender Reid Ellingson  11
Round 6  Shootout Attempt by NMU Jared Brown Missed, against AKF Goaltender Scott Greenham  11
Shootout Attempt by AKF Dustin Sather Saved by NMU Goaltender Reid Ellingson  11
Round 7  Shootout Attempt by NMU Phil Fox Saved by AKF Goaltender Scott Greenham  11
Shootout Goal by AKF Brandon Knelsen, against NMU Goaltender Reid Ellingson  12



First Star: Aaron Gens (Alaska)
Second Star: Erik Gustafsson (Northern Michigan)
Third Star: Greger Hanson (Northern Michigan)

Northern Michigan (NMU) at Alaska (AKF)
Date: Saturday, November 28, 2009
Conference Game
Attendance: 3243
Start Time: 7:35 pm  End Time: 9:50 pm  Total Time: 2:15

Scoring by Period - NMU 2-0-2-0=4; AKF 3-1-0-0=4
Alaska Wins Shootout 2-1 (7 Rounds)

1st Period
Scoring - 1, AKF Andy Taranto/7 (Nik Yaremchuk/9, Kaare Odegard/4) 13:18
2, AKF Jarret Granberg/5 (Joe Sova/9, Aaron Gens/3) 14:35
3, NMU Greger Hanson/5 (Ray Kaunisto/5, Erik Gustafsson/10) 16:56
4, AKF Carlo Finucci/2 (Andy Taranto/11, Aaron Gens/4) 18:02
5, NMU Mark Olver/10 (Greger Hanson/7, Erik Gustafsson/11) 19:59 (PP)
Penalties - Andrew Fernandez, NMU (Interference) 4:40; Scott Enders, AKF (Tripping) 19:21

2nd Period
Scoring - 6, AKF Dustin Sather/2 (Aaron Gens/5, Bryant Molle/3) 1:33 (PP)
Penalties - Ray Kaunisto, NMU (Tripping) 0:24; Bench, NMU (Too Many Players) 4:04; Bench, AKF (Too Many Players) 9:37; Mark Olver, NMU (CTH HIGH-STICKING) 16:15

3rd Period
Scoring - 7, NMU Jared Brown/3 (Greger Hanson/8, Erik Gustafsson/12) 10:48 (PP)
8, NMU Tyler Gron/3 (Erik Gustafsson/13) 16:33
Penalties - Kaare Odegard, AKF (Charging) 4:43; Ryan Hohl, AKF (Tripping) 9:46; Jared Brown, NMU (Interference) 12:53; Ray Kaunisto, NMU (Slashing) 13:56; Dustin Molle, AKF (GRASPING THE FACEMASK) 16:48; Greger Hanson, NMU (Tripping) 18:02

Overtime
Scoring - None
Penalties - Justin Florek, NMU (Hooking) 1:22

Northern Michigan Goaltending - Brian Stewart (21:33, 17 shots, 13 saves, 4 GA); Reid Ellingson (43:27, 16 shots, 16 saves, 0 GA)

Alaska Goaltending - Scott Greenham (64:36, 24 shots, 20 saves, 4 GA); Empty Net (0:24, 0 GA)

Tie - Reid Ellingson, NMU (2-2-1). Tie - Scott Greenham, AKF (8-3-3).

Shots On Goal - NMU 9-6-9-0=24; AKF 15-7-8-3=33

Power Plays - NMU 2 of 5; AKF 1 of 8

Penalties - NMU 8 (16 min); AKF 5 (10 min)

Shootout:
Round 1: Shootout Attempt by NMU Mark Olver Saved by AKF Goaltender Scott Greenham (NMU 0, AKF 0)
Round 1: Shootout Attempt by AKF Ryan Hohl Saved by NMU Goaltender Reid Ellingson (NMU 0, AKF 0)
Round 2: Shootout Attempt by NMU Greger Hanson Saved by AKF Goaltender Scott Greenham (NMU 0, AKF 0)
Round 2: Shootout Attempt by AKF Andy Taranto Saved by NMU Goaltender Reid Ellingson (NMU 0, AKF 0)
Round 3: Shootout Attempt by NMU Tyler Gron Saved by AKF Goaltender Scott Greenham (NMU 0, AKF 0)
Round 3: Shootout Attempt by AKF Dion Knelsen Saved by NMU Goaltender Reid Ellingson (NMU 0, AKF 0)
Round 4: Shootout Attempt by NMU Ray Kaunisto Saved by AKF Goaltender Scott Greenham (NMU 0, AKF 0)
Round 4: Shootout Attempt by AKF Ron Meyers Missed, against NMU Goaltender Reid Ellingson (NMU 0, AKF 0)
Round 5: Shootout GOAL by NMU Erik Gustafsson, against AKF Goaltender Scott Greenham (NMU 1, AKF 0)
Round 5: Shootout GOAL by AKF Carlo Finucci, against NMU Goaltender Reid Ellingson (NMU 1, AKF 1)
Round 6: Shootout Attempt by NMU Jared Brown Missed, against AKF Goaltender Scott Greenham (NMU 1, AKF 1)
Round 6: Shootout Attempt by AKF Dustin Sather Saved by NMU Goaltender Reid Ellingson (NMU 1, AKF 1)
Round 7: Shootout Attempt by NMU Phil Fox Saved by AKF Goaltender Scott Greenham (NMU 1, AKF 1)
Round 7: Shootout GOAL by AKF Brandon Knelsen, against NMU Goaltender Reid Ellingson (NMU 1, AKF 2)

Three Stars: 1. Aaron Gens (Alaska) 2. Erik Gustafsson (Northern Michigan) 3. Greger Hanson (Northern Michigan)

Referees: Brent Gawlik, John Philo  Assistant Referees: Josh Norum, Skip Jantz