2012-13 Media Clips

Merrimack Hockey All-Access (2011-12)

Below are links to media stories about Merrimack hockey. Links are posted at the discretion of Merrimack's Sports Information Office. Merrimack Athletics does not necessarily endorse the views of the articles. Links may change over time.

Warriors shutout by BU in game one
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Mar. 16, 2013)

Boston University beats Merrimack in quarterfinal opener
by Nancy Marrapese-Burrell, Boston Globe (Mar. 16, 2013) 

Maguire lights BU's fire
by Rich Thompson, Boston Herald (Mar. 16, 2013)

Merrimack continues its tailspin against Lowell
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Mar. 4, 2013) 

UML scores first in Hockey East
Boston Herald (Mar. 4, 2013) 

UMass Lowell clinches home ice in Hockey East playoffs with win over Merrimack
by Nancy Marapesse-Burrell, Boston Globe (Mar. 3, 2013) 

Merrimack blanked by ULowell
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Mar. 2, 2013) 

Warriors look to get back on track
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Mar. 1, 2013)

A trim for Tim
by Mike McMahon, the Mack Report (Mar. 1, 2013)

Boston University men's hockey beats Merrimack, 5-2
by Amalie Benjamin, Boston Globe (Feb. 26, 2013)

BU runs thru Merrimack
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Feb. 26, 2013)

BU hockey motors past Merrimack
by Brion O'Connor,. ESPN Boston (Feb. 26, 2013)

Nieto's three point night leads BU over Merrimack
by Scott Weighart, USCHO (Feb. 26, 2013)

The Takeaway: BU Rolls Merrimack 5-2
by Joe Meloni, College Hockey News (Feb. 26, 2013)

BC returns the favor, beats Merrimack in OT
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Feb. 24, 2013) 

Smith's OT winner lifts Boston College past Merrimack
by Jim Connelly, USCHO.com (Feb. 24, 2013) 

Boston College hockey team happy to claim win against Merrimack
by Barbara Matson, Boston Globe (Feb. 24, 2013) 

Boston College tops Merrimack
Boston Herald (Feb. 24, 2013) 

BC takes down Merrimack in OT
by Mike McMahon, College Hockey News (Feb. 24, 2013) 

Merrimack making a run in Hockey East
by Nancy Marrapese-Burrell, Boston Globe (Feb. 21, 2013) 

Merrimack on the rise in Hockey East
by Jeff Cox, Western College Hockey (Feb. 19, 2013) 

Freshman Vinny Scotti finds a way for Merrimack
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Feb. 18, 2013) 

Vinny Scotti strike earns Merrimack a point
Boston Globe (Feb. 18, 2013) 

Merrimack downs Boston College in Overtime, takes over first in Hockey East
by Dave Hendrickson, USCHO.com (Feb. 16, 2013) 

Merrimack beats BC, 2-1, in OT to take over Hockey East
by Nancy Marrapese-Burrell, Boston Globe (Feb. 16, 2013) 

Merrimack draws up perfect play, beats Boston College
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Feb. 16, 2013) 

Merrimack is looking like BC
by Chris Smith, Eagle Tribune (Feb. 16, 2013)

Merrimack beats BC in OT, takes over first
by Scott McLaughlin, College Hockey News (Feb. 16, 2013) 

Merrimack tops BC in overtime; jumps into first place alone
by Joshua Kummins, Western College Hockey (Feb. 15, 2013) 

Marotta stops 51 as Warriors beat UNH
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Feb. 3, 2013) 

NESN goes behind the scenes in Merrimack locker room
by NESN (Feb. 2, 2013)

Marotta's 51 saves lift Merrimack over UNH
by Allen Lessels, Union Leader (Feb. 2, 2013) 

Merrimack bends but doesn't break in win over UNH
by Josh Seguin, College Hockey News (Feb. 2, 2013) 

Merrimack snaps Lowell unbeaten streak
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Feb. 2, 2013) 

Collins helping Merrimack think big again
by Mike McMahon, College Hockey News (Feb. 1, 2013) 

Wheels fall off for Merrimack
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Jan. 27, 2013)

UNH men's hockey team responding with authority
by Allen Lessels, Union Leader (Jan. 27, 2013) 

Wildcats wallop Warriors 6-2
The Telegraph, (Jan. 27, 2013) 

Merrimack skates past Wildcats
by Allen Lessels, Union Leader (Jan. 25, 2013) 

UNH men's hockey falls at Merrimack College
The Telegraph (Jan. 26, 2013) 

Merrimack prepeares for brutal stretch with success in some playoff-style hockey
by Dave Hendrickson, USCHO.com (Jan. 24, 2013) 

Merrimack, Maine feel out 1-1 tie
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Jan. 19, 2013) 

Beattie provides UMaine with 1-1 overtime tie vs. Merrimack; Bears still winless at Alfond
by Larry Mahoney, Bangor Daily News (Jan. 19, 2013) 

Scoring woes leave Bears tied up
by Glenn Jordan, Portland Press Herald (Jan. 19, 2013) 

University of Maine, Merrimack College renew hockey rivalry with two games at Alfond Arena
by Larry Mahoney, Bangor Daily News (Jan. 17, 2013) 

Merrimack skaters dump Maine
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (1/12/13) 

Warriors bury offensively-challenged Black Bears deeper into Hockey East Cellar
by Larry Mahoney, Bangor Daily News (1/12/13) 

Collins scores twice, Marotta earns shutout as Merrimack rolls past Maine
by Patrick Bradley, USCHO.com (1/12/13) 

Collins, Marotta lead Merrimack past Maine
by Mike McMahon, College Hockey News (1/12/13) 

BU sinks Merrimack
By Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (1/11/13) 

Megan leads BU past Merrimack
by Scott McLaughlin, College Hockey News (1/11/13) 

Merrimack looking to regain home ice dominance against BU tonight
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Jan. 11, 2013) 

Hockey East foe Merrimack rolls to win over Vermont
by Ted Ryan, Burlingon Free Press (Jan. 6, 2013)

Merrimack 4, Vermont 1
by Mike McMahon, The Mack Report (Jan. 5, 2013) 

Merrimack's Collins' leads a surprising group
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Dec. 27, 2012) 

Mike Collins perserveres, delivers for Merrimack College
by John Connolly, Boston Herald (Dec. 13, 2012) 

Merrimack survives late Army rally
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Dec. 11, 2012) 

NTDP 3, Merrimack 1
by Mike McMahon, The Mack Report (Dec. 8, 2012) 

Unexpected gift for Crimson: Tie
by Stephen Harris, Boston Herald (Dec. 8, 2012) 

Jimmy Vesey, son of Merrimack Hall of Famer, comes to Lawler with Harvard team
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Dec. 6, 2012) 

Friars turn up the heat, beat Merrimack
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Nov. 30, 2012) 

Merrimack's Justin Mansfield makes the move to defense
by Mike McMahon, The Mack Report (Nov. 30, 2012) 

Bridgewater's Sam Marotta, Scituate's John Heffernan having breakout season for Merrimack
by Marvin Pave, Boston Globe (Nov. 24, 2012) 

Merrimack hockey, Colgate settle for tie
by Nancy Marrapese-Burrell, Boston Globe (Nov. 23, 2012) 

Merrimack and Colgate tie up, 1-1
by Mike McMahon, College Hockey News (Nov. 23, 2012) 

BC rallies to beat Merrimack, 4-3
by Nancy Marrapese-Burrell, Boston Globe (Nov. 16, 2012) 

O'Connor, Megan lead BU past Merrimack
by Scott McLaughlin, College Hockey News (Nov. 9, 2012) 

Megan notches three points as Boston University tops Merrimack
by Patrick Bradley, USCHO.com (Nov. 9, 2012) 

Three up, three down, Nov. 6: Hockey East
by Joe Meloni, College Hockey News (Nov. 6, 2012) 

Success for Merrimack, the opposite for Maine and home ice dominance
by Dave Hendrickson, USCHO.com (Nov. 5, 2012) 

Merrimack completes sweep with 4-2 win
by Scott McLaughlin, College Hockey News (Nov. 3, 2012) 

Merrimack hockey finds stride past Northeastern
by Nancy Marrapese-Burrell, Boston Globe (Nov. 3, 2012) 

Merrimack comes from behind again at home
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Nov. 3, 2012) 

Merrimack hockey a work in progress
by Nancy Marrapese-Burrell, Boston Globe (Nov. 1, 2012) 

Collins scores twice to lead Merrimack to draw with Vermont
by Patrick Bradley, USCHO.com (Oct. 27, 2012) 

Merrimack gets back to basics; earns three point weekend
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Oct. 27, 2012) 

Merrimack needs to get special
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Oct. 26, 2012) 

Merrimack upends Vermont behind three-point games out of Bly, Collins
by Patrick Bradley, USCHO.com (Oct. 26, 2012) 

DeSmith welcomes a challenge, and New Hampshire sees the benifit
by Dave Hendrickson, USCHO.com (Oct. 25, 2012) 

UAA Sewolves ice Merrimack
Juneau Empire Sports (Oct. 22, 2012) 

Tough Alaska trip for the Warriors
Eagle Tribune (Oct. 21, 2012) 

Seawolves salvage weekend with win over Merrimack
by Danny Martin, Fairbanks Daily News-Miner (Oct. 21, 2012) 

Merrimack loses opener in Alaska, 3-2
Eagle Tribune (Oct. 20, 2012) 

Power play rallies Nanooks over Merrimack in goal rush
by Danny Martin, Fairbanks Daily News-Miner (Oct. 20, 2012) 

Nanooks coache's invite appeals to Merrimack
by Danny Martin, Fairbanks Daily News-Miner (Oct. 17, 2012) 

Hockey losses an ambassador
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Oct. 17, 2012) 

INCH Hockey East Preview
by Kevin Zeise, INCH (Oct. 15, 2012)

Merrimack learns a hard lesson at Northeastern
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Oct. 11, 2012)

Huskies jump on Warriors
by Stephen Harris, Boston Herald (Oct. 11, 2012) 

Northeastern opens hockey season by beating Merrimack
by Nancy Marrapese-Burrell, Boston Globe (Oct. 11, 2012) 

Northeastern jumps out to quick lead, hangs on to top Merrimack
by Alex Faust, USCHO.com (Oct. 10, 2012) 

Merrimack needs goaltender development to stay in top half
by Dave Hendrickson, USCHO.com (Oct. 10, 2012) 

Warriors send a warning shot
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Oct. 8, 2012) 

Union-Merrimack postgame report
by Ken Schott, Daily Gazette (Oct. 6, 2012) 

Union stumbles in opener
by Sean Martin, Times Union (Oct. 6, 2012) 

Filling the void; Merrimack prepares for life without Cannata
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Oct. 4, 2012) 

Merrimack Feeling Confident, Ready to Make Leap After Enjoying National Success
by NESN (Sep. 30, 2012)

Merrimack College all over TV this season
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Sep. 26, 2012) 

Early birds: In the dog days of summer, Merrimack College is ready for hockey
by Mike McMahon, Eagle Tribune (Aug. 17, 2012) 

Sean Robertson secures a Div. I deal
by Kevin Rothbauer, Citizen (Aug. 8, 2012)

INCH A-Z: Rhett Bly, Merrimack
by Kevin Zeise, Inside College Hockey (July 24, 2012)

Joe Can-nat-a
by Tyson Giuriato, Vancouver Canucks (July 31, 2012)