Blog log from R3 of 2015: North Melbourne vs Port Adelaide

Wingard gathers the handball released from the throw in and tries a dribbling shot at goal from 20. It rolls through the near side for a behind. (Q1 2:02)
Broadbent chips to Boak on the 50 who gives back to Broadbent who kept running hard. He shoots from 35 out on the flank but misses. (Q1 3:15)
Jonas stops with the footy looking for a target inside 50. He spots up White who marks 40 out near to the boundary against Cunnington. He kicks the first! (Q1 4:17)
A bouncing ball is sent inside the Kangaroos’ 50. Krakouer can’t control it and it spills out Waite. Waite gives to Thomas who has time to steady and goal from 30 out. (Q1 9:31)
A chain of handballs just outside the Power 50 finishes with Broadbent who hits up Monfries in the pocket. From 20 out on a tight angle he misses. (Q1 10:29)
Mitchell spots up Ebert on the lead in front of Wood 50 out on the flank. From the set shot Ebert splits the middle.
(Q1 12:18)
The Roos stream through the middle with Bastinac drawing the man and giving to Cunnington who finds Brown in space. From 50 out directly in front he kicks truly! (Q1 25:14)
Thompson gives away a free for high contact to Monfries who accepts a gift of a free kick. From 25 out on a slight angle he goals. (Q1 27:30)
Thomas receives the free for a high tackle against Mitchell following a throw in. From 35 out on the flank he hits the wood work. (Q2 1:11)
Jacobs sends it into the hotspot and a flying Petrie has the ball bounce of his chest. Bastinac stays down and collects the crumbs to goal from 15 out. (Q2 3:56)
Kangaroos get a free for a high tackle and then when the ball is sent inside 50, Brown receives a free for a hold against Trengove. From 20 out directly in front he goals. (Q2 5:52)
Schulz receives the free for a hold against Jacobs deep in the forward pocket. From 15 out on a tight angle he kicks the goal. (Q2 8:42)
Schulz beats a few opponents inside 50 and manages to release to White. From 35 out on a slight angle, White snaps and kicks the goal. (Q2 14:28)
Port go inside 50 with a low ball and Schulz hacks it off the ground toward the square from the pocket. The Roos players let it roll through for a behind. (Q2 17:14)
The Roos break from defence and Firrito gives to Nahas and finds Thomas who then chips to Gibson, marking in front of Westhoff. From 40 out on the flank he goals. (Q2 18:24)
Port receives a 50 and go inside 50. Gray gathers the crumbs off the pack and shoots from 40 out on the boundary. He misses. (Q2 21:01)
Hartlett loads up from 55 out on the flank. He easily makes the distance but misses to the right. (Q2 21:26)
Goldstein splits the pack in the Kangaroos’ hot spot. The Roos retain the footy and Higgins takes the hurried shot from 30 out. He misses. (Q2 23:00)
Gray under the pressure of multiple opponents just outside 50 gives to Pittard who is dashing by. Pittard runs to 40 and kicks the goal with little angle to contend with. (Q2 25:28)
Young roves the thrown in inside the Power’s 50. He shrugs off 2 tackles and gives to Ebert who snaps the goal from 20 out. (Q2 27:28)
Schulz receives a free kick for a hold against Thompson which could have gone either way. From 40 out on the flank, Schulz kicks the goal. (Q2 28:49)
Pittard gives away a free kick after wrestling with Goldstein. Thomas receives the free kick and goes to the goal square to find Higgins unmanned. He goals. (Q3 1:35)
Monfries gets the free for holding the man. Port play on and Wines finds Wingard on the lead against Thompson and Higgins. From 30 out in the pocket Wingard goals. (Q3 3:26)
Higgins gives to Thomas who is hemmed in inside the pocket. He chips a ball into the hotspot to the advantage of Petrie and he marks with Broadbent trailing. From 15 out he goals. (Q3 5:28)
Petrie is spoiled by Carlile inside 50 but the ball finds its way back in with Goldstein spotting up Nahas in acres of space. From 40 out directly in front Nahas goals. (Q3 8:40)
Atley bursts away from the stoppage on the wing and burns off Young. He hits the chest of Brown who marks in front of Trengove. From 40 out on the flank, Brown kicks the goal! (Q3 11:16)
The Kangaroos are up and about with some sustained, heavy forward pressure. Port cough it up to Tarrant who steadies and shoots from 50 out on the flank. He goals! Roos in front! (Q3 13:56)
Wingard marks next to the behind post against Atley. He plays on and misfires the handball to Monfries. He tries to soccer it through from 1 metre but Bastinac gets in the way! (Q3 15:04)
Krakouer finds White on the lead in front of Higgins 40 out in the pocket. It’s across the face but drops short and Westhoff fluffs the kick but Monfries gets boot on it to goal! (Q3 20:36)
Hombsch sends a massive bomb inside 50 from the centre to White 1 on 1 vs Jacobs. Jacobs loses his footing and White runs into the open goal! (Q3 22:26)
Roos rebound from defence and have the numbers. Wood centres the ball to Thomas in the hotspot who brings the ball to ground. Harvey collects the crumbs and snaps the goal from 20! (Q3 26:52)
Schulz receives a stiff free kick for a hold against Thompson. From 40 out on the flank Schulz makes no mistake. (Q3 28:07)
Brown finds Thomas in the pocket who side steps 2 opponents and snaps from 20 for the miracle goal but puts it across the face. (Q3 30:27)
Waite brings the ball to ground aginst 2 Power players and Harvey is on hand to crumb. He collects and runs to 40 out on the flank but misses. (Q3 30:27)
North get the first centre clearance of the quarter and go deep inside 50 where Nahas is caught high and finds Wood. From 45 out on the flank, Wood kicks truly. (Q4 0:48)
Cunnington continues his quiet night by getting caught HTB by Ebert 40 out directly in front. Ebert kicks the goal. (Q4 3:14)
Power go coast to coast and Boak finds Schulz on the lead who takes a diving mark in front of Thompson. From 35 out on the flank he goals! (Q4 6:50)
Port get a chain of handballs going and it finishes with Krakouer who shoots from 40 out directly in front. He misses one he should’ve kicked. (Q4 9:52)
The Roos rebound with speed and Thomas marks 30 out from goal against Pittard. He goes back on a slight angle and slots it. (Q4 10:20)
Cunnington tries to clear out of defence but his hurried kick lands in the lap of Broadbent. From 50 out directly in front Broadbent kicks a thumping goal! (Q4 13:10)
Jacobs goes long from half back to Petrie against Trengove. Petrie gets a free kick for a hold and kicks the goal from 40 out on the flank. (Q4 15:30)
North get the centre clearance and Swallow breaks the lines. He runs to 50 and shoots but his shot is off line. (Q4 15:53)
The ball is sent long to the tip of the square where Thomas catches Mitchell out of position and receives a free kick for a hold. He goes back on a slight angle and goals! (Q4 19:46)
WOWEE! North go inside 50 again after a free kick in the centre. The ball goes to ground and Thomas taps to his advantage. He gathers 30 out and snaps the goal!! (Q4 21:36)
McDonald receives a free kick for a high tackle against Monfries. He sends it long inside 50 where Wood gathers and snaps hastily in traffic but misses. (Q4 23:47)
Mitchell sends the ball high into the pocket where the pack rises but Ryder ghosts in front to take the mark! From 20 out on a tight angle he misses. (Q4 24:51)
Gray clears the throw in to Ah Chee who handballs to Young in the pocket. He basically runs into an open goal to kick a major! (Q4 26:16)
The ball is in dispute in the pocket but Boak extracts and delivers a centring ball onto the chest of Mitchell. From 35 out on a slight angle he kicks the sealing goal!! (Q4 30:37)

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