Saturday, December 5, 2009
Minnesota (MIN) at Minnesota State (MNS)
WCHA Conference Game

Final Score: Minnesota 6, Minnesota State 2
New Records: Minnesota 6-9-1, Minnesota State 7-8-1

Text Box - Game Sheet

Referees: Derek Shepherd, Marco Hunt
Assistant Referees: Tony Czech, Dan Dineen
Attendance: 5086
Start Time: 7:07 pm  End Time: 9:27 pm  Total Time: 2:20



 Score By Periods  1st 2nd 3rd Final   Power Plays
 Minnesota  3 0 3 6    Minnesota  0 / 3 (.000) 
 Minnesota State  1 1 0 2    Minnesota State  0 / 4 (.000) 
 
 Shots On Goal  1st 2nd 3rd Total   Penalties/Minutes SHGF 
 Minnesota  16 7 9 32    Minnesota  9 / 18 0 
 Minnesota State  6 13 3 22    Minnesota State  8 / 16 0 



Minnesota Lineup
LW 12 Tony Lucia  0-1-1  3/+1   C 19 Jordan Schroeder  0-0-0  1/E   RW 21 Jake Hansen  0-0-0  2/E
LW 11 Mike Hoeffel  0-0-0  2/+1   C 16 Mike Carman  0-1-1  1/E   RW 13 Nico Sacchetti  1-0-1  3/+1
LW 23 Josh Birkholz  2-0-2  3/+2   C 7 Patrick White  1-0-1  2/+2   RW 24 Zach Budish  0-0-0  1/+3
LW 18 Nick Larson  0-1-1  3/E   C 9 Taylor Matson  1-0-1  2/+2   RW 22 Ryan Flynn  0-1-1  1/E
LD 10 Aaron Ness  0-0-0  1/E   RD 28 Cade Fairchild  0-2-2  2/E   G 33 Alex Kangas  0-0-0  0
LD 5 Nick Leddy  1-0-1  2/+2   RD 20 David Fischer  0-0-0  2/+2   G 35 Kent Patterson  0-0-0  0
LD 2 Kevin Wehrs  0-1-1  0/+2   RD 27 Brian Schack  0-1-1  1/+2  
 
Minnesota State Lineup
LW 19 Geoff Irwin  0-0-0  2   C 10 Zach Harrison  0-0-0  1   RW 23 Tyler Thompson  0-0-0  1
LW 9 Kael Mouillierat  0-0-0  2   C 15 Jerad Stewart  0-0-0  3   RW 25 Eriah Hayes  0-0-0  2
LW 11 Mike Louwerse  0-0-0  0   C 12 Rylan Galiardi  0-0-0  0   RW 7 Tyler Pitlick  2-0-2  2
LW 24 Adam Mueller  0-0-0  2   C 13 James Gaulrapp  0-0-0  0   RW 14 Justin Jokinen  0-0-0  1
LD 5 Ben Youds  0-1-1  3   RD 16 Tyler Elbrecht  0-1-1  0   G 1 Austin Lee  0-0-0  0
LD 28 Channing Boe  0-1-1  1   RD 22 Kurt Davis  0-1-1  1   G 30 Phil Cook  0-0-0  0
LD 2 Nick Canzanello  0-0-0  1   RD 3 Cameron Cooper  0-0-0  0   G 35 Kevin Murdock  0-0-0  0



 Goals  Scoring/Penalties   Time 

 1st Period (20:00) 
 MIN  1 - 6x6  Nick Leddy (1) (unassisted) 6:22 
 MIN (+): 5,12,19,21,20,G33
 MIN  2 - 6x6  Josh Birkholz (1) (Kevin Wehrs) 8:35 
 MIN (+): 23,24,7,27,2,G33   MNS (-): 7,11,2,3,12,G1
 MIN-1 Kevin Wehrs (2-Hooking) MNS 0x1 11:09 
 MNS-1 Tyler Thompson (2-Elbowing) MIN 0x1 11:30 
 MIN  3 - 6x6  GW  Josh Birkholz (2) (Cade Fairchild) 14:20 
 MIN (+): 23,9,24,2,27,G33   MNS (-): 25,9,16,15,5,G1
 MNS  1 - 6x6  Tyler Pitlick (4) (Ben Youds, Tyler Elbrecht) 15:49 
 MIN (-): 19,12,21,28,10,G33

 2nd Period (20:00) 
 MIN-2 Cade Fairchild (2-CHECKING) MNS 0x2 2:32 
 MIN-3 Aaron Ness (2-Tripping) MNS 0x3 6:01 
 MNS-2 Eriah Hayes (2-CHECKING) MIN 0x2 7:08 
 MNS  2 - 6x6  Tyler Pitlick (5) (Kurt Davis, Channing Boe) 11:11 
 MNS (+): 7,22,28,12,11,G1   MIN (-): 2,27,18,22,16,G33
 MIN-4 Kevin Wehrs (2-Face Masking) 14:20 
 MNS-3 Jerad Stewart (2-Roughing) 14:20 
 MNS-4 Channing Boe (2-Holding) MIN 0x3 15:01 
 MIN-5 Ryan Flynn (2-Roughing) 17:50 
 MIN-6 Zach Budish (2-Roughing) 17:50 
 MIN-7 Brian Schack (2-Roughing) 17:50 
 MIN-8 Brian Schack (2-Roughing) 17:50 
 MIN-9 Patrick White (2-Roughing) MNS 0x4 17:50 
 MNS-5 James Gaulrapp (2-Roughing) 17:50 
 MNS-6 Tyler Elbrecht (2-Roughing) 17:50 
 MNS-7 Tyler Elbrecht (2-Roughing) 17:50 
 MNS-8 Ben Youds (2-Roughing) 17:50 

 3rd Period (20:00) 
 MIN  4 - 6x6  Nico Sacchetti (3) (Cade Fairchild, Mike Carman) 6:09 
 MIN (+): 13,28,16,11,10,G33   MNS (-): 19,23,3,10,2,G1
 MIN  5 - 6x6  Patrick White (4) (Nick Larson, Ryan Flynn) 12:50 
 MIN (+): 7,18,22,5,20,G33   MNS (-): 25,15,9,22,28,G1
 MIN  6 - 6x6  Taylor Matson (1) (Brian Schack, Tony Lucia) 13:22 
 MIN (+): 9,27,24,2,12,G33   MNS (-): 11,7,5,12,2,G1

 End of Game 



 Minnesota Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Alex Kangas (W, 5-6-0)  5 12 3 20 60:00 2
 
 Minnesota State Goaltending  1st 2nd 3rd Total Minutes GA
 Austin Lee (L, 6-5-0)  13 7 4 24 53:49 6
 Phil Cook  0 0 2 2 6:11 0



First Star: Josh Birkholz (Minnesota)
Second Star: Tyler Pitlick (Minnesota State)
Third Star: Nico Sacchetti (Minnesota)

Minnesota (MIN) at Minnesota State (MNS)
Date: Saturday, December 5, 2009
Conference Game
Attendance: 5086
Start Time: 7:07 pm  End Time: 9:27 pm  Total Time: 2:20

Scoring by Period - MIN 3-0-3=6; MNS 1-1-0=2

1st Period
Scoring - 1, MIN Nick Leddy/1 6:22
2, MIN Josh Birkholz/1 (Kevin Wehrs/5) 8:35
3, MIN Josh Birkholz/2 (Cade Fairchild/7) 14:20 (GW)
4, MNS Tyler Pitlick/4 (Ben Youds/12, Tyler Elbrecht/3) 15:49
Penalties - Kevin Wehrs, MIN (Hooking) 11:09; Tyler Thompson, MNS (Elbowing) 11:30

2nd Period
Scoring - 5, MNS Tyler Pitlick/5 (Kurt Davis/6, Channing Boe/2) 11:11
Penalties - Cade Fairchild, MIN (CHECKING) 2:32; Aaron Ness, MIN (Tripping) 6:01; Eriah Hayes, MNS (CHECKING) 7:08; Kevin Wehrs, MIN (Face Masking) 14:20; Jerad Stewart, MNS (Roughing) 14:20; Channing Boe, MNS (Holding) 15:01; Ryan Flynn, MIN (Roughing) 17:50; Zach Budish, MIN (Roughing) 17:50; Brian Schack, MIN (Roughing) 17:50; Brian Schack, MIN (Roughing) 17:50; Patrick White, MIN (Roughing) 17:50; James Gaulrapp, MNS (Roughing) 17:50; Tyler Elbrecht, MNS (Roughing) 17:50; Tyler Elbrecht, MNS (Roughing) 17:50; Ben Youds, MNS (Roughing) 17:50

3rd Period
Scoring - 6, MIN Nico Sacchetti/3 (Cade Fairchild/8, Mike Carman/2) 6:09
7, MIN Patrick White/4 (Nick Larson/1, Ryan Flynn/3) 12:50
8, MIN Taylor Matson/1 (Brian Schack/2, Tony Lucia/8) 13:22
Penalties - None

Minnesota Goaltending - Alex Kangas (60:00, 22 shots, 20 saves, 2 GA)

Minnesota State Goaltending - Austin Lee (53:49, 30 shots, 24 saves, 6 GA); Phil Cook (6:11, 2 shots, 2 saves, 0 GA)

Win - Alex Kangas, MIN (5-6-0). Loss - Austin Lee, MNS (6-5-0).

Shots On Goal - MIN 16-7-9=32; MNS 6-13-3=22

Power Plays - MIN 0 of 3; MNS 0 of 4

Penalties - MIN 9 (18 min); MNS 8 (16 min)

Three Stars: 1. Josh Birkholz (Minnesota) 2. Tyler Pitlick (Minnesota State) 3. Nico Sacchetti (Minnesota)

Referees: Derek Shepherd, Marco Hunt  Assistant Referees: Tony Czech, Dan Dineen