Blog log from P2 of 2019: Western Bulldogs vs St Kilda

Marshall marks in front of Trengove 45m out on the flank, the set shot falls near the behind post where Parker takes a massive screamer over the pack… but hits the post. (Q1 3:13)
Bruce marks in a pack on the HFF and feeds Gresham zipping past, he bounces through the first goal from 50m. (Q1 6:12)
Kent marks 45m out on the flank after the Saints switch across the centre looking for fat side space. His set shot goes wide. (Q1 11:16)
Clark marks a short Hind pass from midfield to 45m out on a slight angle and steers through the second Saints goal. (Q1 13:31)
Long kicks to the square, McCartin is behind Daniel, the latter spoils but gives away a contact free, easy goal to Paddy. (Q1 16:42)
Clark gives away 50m to bring Liberatore from the centre to the hotspot after the next centre bounce, Libba kicks truly for the first for the Doggies. (Q1 18:31)
Gresham kicks inside 50, Morris is out of position and it’s an obvious arm chop free to McCartin 40m out on the flank, who pops through his second goal. (Q1 22:52)
Wallis bombs high to the pocket from half forward, Battle is pinged for a hold on Naughton one-out 15m out, Naughton shanks it left. (Q1 25:21)
McLean marks 45m out on a slight angle but misses badly to the right. (Q1 26:02)
Schache marks 40m out in the corridor, his set shot flirts with the right goalpost but falls the correct side for a goal. (Q1 27:04)
Billings marks 40m out near the boundary but his set shot is across the face. (Q1 28:32)
Bruce marks next to the behind post and kicks the goal, as modern players nearly always do. (Q2 3:57)
McLean feeds Hayes for a running snap from 40m in front under no pressure, but he just misses. (Q2 5:08)
Hunter snaps a goal from the hotspot after roving a Battle spoil from a pack. (Q2 6:36)
Battle is pinged for deliberate OOB 30m out, Lloyd takes the free and screws it home. (Q2 15:38)
Membrey roves a McCartin contest and snaps the goal from the top of the square after Long goes long from the centre. (Q2 16:34)
Naughton marks a Lloyd kick in a pack at the hotspot, with his knee in the back of Clark, then kicks straight. (Q2 19:30)
Bontempelli misses a mid-range snap across the body. (Q2 23:19)
Ross hits the lead of Newnes 40m out in the corridor, who kicks the goal. (Q2 25:33)
Bontempelli snaps a beautiful goal from 50m on a slight angle after a feed from Hunter. (Q3 1:27)
Membrey marks a Kent kick over Daniel at the top of the square for a goal. (Q3 4:45)
Smith passes to Lloyd 40m out in the corridor, who delivers a professional finish. (Q3 6:37)
Lloyd snaps another one from 45m on the flank after roving a Macrae inside 50 kick. (Q3 8:32)
Parker feeds Sinclair who goes long from 50m on a slight angle, the ball pitches behind Bruce and Morris and rolls through for a goal. (Q3 10:22)
Webster falls into the back of Wallis 35m out on a slight angle but the Dog shoots wide. (Q3 13:03)
Three Saints fly against Naughton at the hotspot, Joyce is pinged for a push in the back, goal to Naughton. (Q3 13:34)
Kent runs around Crozier on the wing and passes to Marshall 45m out on a slight angle, who misses. (Q3 15:54)
Richards misses a snap off a step from 40m in front to level the scores. (Q3 26:26)
Parker bumps Macrae after disposal on the wing, downfield free goes to Schache 45m out on a slight angle who sprays it OOTF. (Q3 27:12)
The Dogs rebound from the last line around the outer wing, they get the loose man with Gowers finding Schache over the back for an easy goal. (Q3 29:33)
Bruce flies in front of Cordy and marks strongly at the hotspot just before the 3QT siren, he kicks the goal, scores level once again. (Q3 30:58)
Sinclair is paid a HTB free under a big pack 40m out on a slight angle, Williams with the FA, he converts to give St Kilda the first lead of Q4. (Q4 3:39)
While a melee goes on following a very rough Savage tackle, Lonie misses a snap from the HFF. (Q4 6:25)
Gresham snaps wide from a pack near the hotspot. Pretty turgid stuff at Ballarat. (Q4 10:30)
Long feeds Kent who has a flying snap from 40m on a slight angle, that one avoids the left goalpost for a nice goal. (Q4 17:40)
Bontempelli passes to Naughton 40m out on a slight angle, he kicks the goal to keep the Dogs in touch. (Q4 19:03)
Wallis gets a free kick 20m out on a slight angle and pops that one through, a kick the difference with 5:55 to go. (Q4 21:25)
Membrey marks 40m out on a slight angle and splits the middle with his set shot. (Q4 23:19)
Lloyd passes to Schache who gets sandwiched, Bruce coming back gives away a free for an arm chop, Schache hits the post from 40m on a slight angle. (Q4 25:05)
Long scoots to the hotspot ahead of Cordy and rolls through the sealing goal. (Q4 27:24)

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