Miami (Ohio) 3, Air Force 2 (OT)
March 29, 2008
2008 NCAA MEN'S ICE HOCKEY CHAMPIONSHIP
NORTHEAST REGIONAL DCU CENTER WORCESTER, MASS.
MIAMI (OHIO) - AIR FORCE GOAL DESCRIPTIONS
MARCH 29, 2008
Miami (Ohio) 1, Air Force 0 - 19:41 remaining, 1st Period
Wingles (Camper, Jones), :41
Miami (Ohio) freshman Carter Camper took a break out pass from senior teammate Ryan Jones, skated through the neutral zone and hit Miami (Ohio) freshman Tommy Wingels with a pass at the blue line. Wingles skated in down the left wing board in the Air Force zone and beat Air Force sophomore goaltender Andrew Volkening with a hard wrist-shot to the glove side. The goal was Wingles 15th of the year and was assisted by Camper (25) and Jones (18).
Plus/Minus: Miami (Ohio) 9, 11, 14, 25, 26; AF 3, 4, 11, 13, 24
Miami (Ohio) 1, Air Force 1 - 16:39 remaining, 2nd period
Burnett 7 (Hajner, Faichild)
Off the face-off Matt Fairchild dropped a pass to Jeff Hajner who took a slap-shot. The initial shot was saved by Miami (Ohio) goaltender, Jeff Zatkoff, but the rebound came to Derrick Burnett who tucked it into the back of the net. The goal was Burnett's seventh goal on the season with assists going to Hajne (23) and Fairchild (18).
Plus/Minus: AF 12, 14, 17, 26, 29; Miami (Ohio) 7, 9, 20, 24, 26
Air Force 2, Miami (Ohio) 1 - 11:26 remaining, 2nd Period
Print 1 (Page, Kozlak), 8:34
Air Force senior Josh Print carried the puck into the Miami (Ohio) zone down the right wing boards and threw the puck towards the slot area, where it was chipped by Air Force freshman Scott Kozlak. Air Force freshman Blake Page collected the puck and took a shot on net. Print picked up the loose rebound left in front and beat Miami (Ohio) goaltender junior Josh Zatkoff, through his legs. The goal was Print's first of the year and was assisted by Page (10) and Kozlak (8).
Plus/Minus: AF 7, 8, 20, 21, 22; Miami (Ohio) 4, 9, 11, 24, 26
Air Force 2, Miami (Ohio) 2 - 6:16 remaining, 3rd Period
Camper 15 (Martinez, Cannone) (PP), 13:44
Miami (Ohio) freshman Pat Cannone slid a pass from the right corner to junior defenseman Alec Martinez at the left point. Martinez fired a shot that deflected off the skate of an Air Force player and onto the stick of Miami (Ohio) freshman Carter Camper, who fired a shot into a wide-open net for his 15th goal of the season. The assists went to Martinez (22) and Cannone (24).
Plus/Minus: Miami (Ohio) 11, 15, 20, 21, 26; AF 7, 11, 13, 21
Miami (Ohio) 3, Air Force 2 - 4:39 remaining, 1st Overtime
Mercier 25, 15:21
Miami (Ohio) junior Justin Mercier carried the puck into the Air Force zone, shifted the puck to his backhand, and carried it into the right circle. Mercier pulled the puck back to his forehand and wristed a shot over Air Force sophomore goalie Andrew Volkening's blocker for his 25th goal of the season.
Plus/Minus: Miami (Ohio) 12, 14, 16, 19, 25; AF 3, 4, 12, 17, 26