12 - Vinny Scotti
Vinny Scotti
Height: 5-9
Weight: 175
Year: So.
Hometown: Vineland, N.J.
Position: F
Major: Business
Shoots/Catches: R
Last Team: Jr. Bruins (EJHL)
gp 30
p 12
g 5
a 7
pim 4
+/- -7

2013-14: Ranked tied for fourth on the team in scoring ... Saw action in 30 games ... Finished with five goals and seven assists (12 points) ... Threw 46 shots on net ... Buried three power-play markers ... Tallied goals in back-to-back games in mid-November ... Scored dramatic game-tying, extra-attacker goal on the road at Notre Dame to earn a split with the Irish (11/15) ... Also scored a week later against Northeastern (11/22) ... Went off for four points in a three-game stretch in February (2g, 2a).

2012-13: One of the team's most consistent freshmen, appearing in all but three games as a rookie while registering 12 points on an even six goals and six helpers ... Owned a .122 shooting percentage, one of the top marks on the team ... Potted three power play goals and added a shorthanded tally as well ... Registered one game-winning goal ... Made career debut at Alaska Anchorage (10/20) ... After dressing in only one of the team's first four games, appeared in every game throughout the rest of the season ... Netted first career tally in win over Vermont (10/26) ... Dished an assist against Northeastern (11/3) ... Posted another goal in victory over Army (12/11) ... Found the back of the net in 6-0 victory against Maine (1/12) ... Finished with first career two-goal performance at Providence, helping the team earn a crucial tie (2/17) ... Registered at least a point in three consecutive games in the middle of February.

Before Merrimack: Played two seasons with the Junior Bruins in the EJHL ... As a rookie, recorded 20 goals and 35 assists ... He was voted most improved player by the coaching staff ... Finished the season 11th in the league in scoring and third in rookie scoring ... In his second season, was named assistant captain and led his team to the EJHL regular season championship ... Recorded 19 goals and 53 assists which ranked fourth in the league in scoring ... His 53 assists ranked second in the league.

Personal: Born January 13, 1992 ... Son of John and Kim Scotti ... Has one sibling, Alyse ... Business major at Merrimack.

CAREER HIGHS
Points: 2, at Providence, Feb 17, 2013 ; at Maine, 02/15/14 ; Northeastern, 11/22/13 
Goals: 2, at Providence, Feb 17, 2013 
Assists: 1, 13 times
Shots: 6, VERMONT, Oct 26, 2012 
Power-play goals: 1, 5 times
Short-handed goals: 1, at Providence, Feb 17, 2013 
Penalties: 1, 4 times
Penalty minutes: 2, 4 times
Plus/minus: 1, 14 times

Recent Games
Feb 15 at Maine L, 3-2
Feb 21 Vermont L, 4-1
Feb 22 Vermont L, 4-3
Feb 28 New Hampshire W, 4-2
Mar 1 New Hampshire L, 5-2
Mar 8 at #20 Maine L, 2-0
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 30 18
Points 12 9
Goals 5 4
Assists 7 5
PIM 4 4
+/- -7 -6
Power-play goals 2 2
Short-handed goals 0 0
Empty net goals 0 0
Game-winning goals 0 0
Game-tying goals 1 1
Hat tricks 0 0
Shots 46 28
Date Opponent Score g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg s
Oct 6 McGill (Exhib.) T, 1-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Oct 11 at # 17 Denver L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 12 at #17 Denver L, 4-0 - - - - - - - - - - -
Oct 18 Mercyhurst L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oct 19 Mercyhurst W, 5-2 1 0 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Oct 26 Army W, 4-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 1 Bentley W, 3-1 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 8 #5/6 Providence L, 1-0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Nov 9 at #5/6 Providence L, 4-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Nov 15 at #4/3 Notre Dame L, 4-0 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nov 16 at #4/3 Notre Dame T, 2-2 1 0 1 2 +0 0 0 0 0 1 1
Nov 22 Northeastern L, 5-2 1 1 2 0 -2 1 0 0 0 0 3
Nov 23 at Northeastern L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Nov 30 at #9 Yale L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 6 Boston U. W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dec 7 at Boston U. T, 1-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 2 Russian Red Stars (Exhib.)   - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 4 vs. #4/5 Providence T, 1-1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 10 at #11 Clarkson L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Jan 11 at #11 Clarkson W, 4-0 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 17 at #5 Quinnipiac L, 6-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 4
Jan 18 #5 Quinnipiac W, 6-3 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 3
Jan 21 #2 Boston College L, 4-1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jan 24 at Massachusetts L, 5-2 - - - - - - - - - - -
Jan 25 Massachusetts W, 3-2 0 1 1 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Jan 31 at #8 Mass.-Lowell L, 4-2 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 1 #8 Mass.-Lowell L, 4-0 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 7 at #2 Boston College L, 6-1 0 0 0 2 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 14 at Maine L, 2-1 1 0 1 0 +0 1 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 15 at Maine L, 3-2 1 1 2 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 1
Feb 21 Vermont L, 4-1 0 1 1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 2
Feb 22 Vermont L, 4-3 0 0 0 0 +1 0 0 0 0 0 4
Feb 28 New Hampshire W, 4-2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Mar 1 New Hampshire L, 5-2 0 0 0 0 -2 0 0 0 0 0 1
Mar 8 at #20 Maine L, 2-0 0 0 0 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 1
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
2012-13 35 6 6 12 4 -4 3 1 0 1 1 0 49
2013-14 30 5 7 12 4 -7 2 0 0 0 1 0 46
2014-15 17 1 4 5 2 -3 1 0 0 0 0 0 13
Total 82 12 17 29 10 -14 6 1 0 1 2 0 108
  gp g a pts pim +/- ppg shg eng gwg gtg hat s
Total 30 5 7 12 4 -7 2 0 0 0 1 0 46
Conference 18 4 5 9 4 -6 2 0 0 0 1 0 28
Exhibition 1 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1

Home 15 2 3 5 0 -3 1 0 0 0 0 0 26
Away 14 3 3 6 4 -4 1 0 0 0 1 0 18
Neutral 1 0 1 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2

Wins 8 1 2 3 0 +2 0 0 0 0 0 0 15
Losses 19 3 4 7 2 -9 2 0 0 0 0 0 26
Ties 3 1 1 2 2 +0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5

October 4 1 0 1 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
November 7 2 1 3 2 -3 1 0 0 0 1 0 9
December 2 0 0 0 0 +0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
January 8 0 4 4 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 15
February 7 2 2 4 2 +0 1 0 0 0 0 0 15
March 2 0 0 0 0 -3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2