Found February 03, 2013 on Goon's World:
PLAYERS: Michael Mersch
The Badgers and UND exchange pleasantries at the end of the game. I don't think these two teams were asking each other where they were going to meet after the game. Badger forward Michael Mersch needs to be suspended and I expect that he will when the WCHA reviews this film. There is no way to defend Mersch's actions, that's not acceptable in any league. There is conclusive video evidence that Mersch came off of the bench to engage Steph Pattyn. Lucky for Mersch, the refs saved him from a beat down.

Wisconsin's Michael Mersch will not be suspended

I just got off of the phone with Greg Shepherd, head of WCHA officials, and this is what I know. Mersch came off of the bench on a line change and would have actually would’ve had to enter the altercation in question to be suspended. So, if Mersch had jumped off of the Wisconsin players been and entered the altercation in the Wisconsin end, Mersch would have then been suspended...

Badgers hockey ties North Dakota

The Wisconsin men's hockey squad skated to a 1-all tie with tradition-rich North Dakota Friday night. The Badgers knotted things at 1-1 at 0:38 of the second period, off a goal from standout Michael Mersch that was assisted by Mark Zengerle and Joseph LaBate. From there, solid goaltending from both squads ensured the game remained tied throughout an extra session. North Dakota...

Men's Hockey: North Dakota Series Preview

The Matchup: No. 19 Wisconsin at No. 7/8 North Dakota When: Friday Feb. 1 (7:30 p.m. CT) & Saturday Jan. 19 (7 p.m. CT) Where: Ralph Engelstad Arena (11,634)- Grand Forks, ND. Ice Sheet: 200' x 85' TV: Fox College Sports All-Time Series: UW leads 86-64-11 Last Meeting: UND 4, UW 2 (Jan. 28, 2012)- Michael Mersch collected two late goals, but it...

Men's Hockey: UW and UND Skate to 1-1 Draw

  Friday marked the 162nd meeting between the Wisconsin men’s hockey team and North Dakota. Considering that the contest marked the second-to-last time that the two heated rivals would meet as conference foes, the ending seemed oddly appropriate. UW and UND skated to a 1-1 tie and Ralph Engelstad Arena. Danny Kristo lit the lamp just 25 seconds into the second...
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