Blog log from R17 of 2016: St Kilda vs Melbourne

Petracca runs onto a ball inside 50, Gilbert leaves Watts in the goalsquare to make a contest and Petracca finds Watts over the top for a simple goal. (Q1 11:21)
Membrey roves a contest at the 50m arc and slots a nice goal on the run. (Q1 15:41)
Jetta squeezes a kick inside 50, Tyson has to wait under it and he does well to hold on. Set shot from 35m out on a 45 degree angle misses across the face. (Q1 20:41)
Long ball into the Melbourne goal square where Petracca roves the pack and kicks his 2nd for the quarter. (Q1 21:03)
Dunstan scraps a kick out of a stoppage and it fortuitously lands with Membrey at the top of the goalsquare. He goes back and converts. (Q1 24:37)
Centring ball from Kent to a one on one between Hogan and Dempster and Hogan’s just far to big and strong. He marks, goes back and goals from 20m out. (Q1 27:38)
Turnover in the middle of the ground sees St Kilda take it forward quickly where Membrey gets on the end of the chain of passes 20m from goal directly in front. Goal. (Q2 13:54)
Kent caught holding the ball in the St Kilda forward line by Montagna. The resultant free kick from the pocket is a goal. (Q2 15:57)
Montagna looking inside 50 crafts a clever kick to Bruce 40m from goal on a slight angle. He goes back and goals. (Q2 18:08)
Quick kick inside 50 from Vince and Petracca drifts in to take a strong overhead pack mark. Set shot from 25m out directly in front misses to the right. (Q2 24:25)
Dunstan retreats with a handball to set up Geary from 45m out and he slots a nice running goal. (Q2 25:56)
Geary drifting up the ground gets on the end of another handball and kicks a second running goal from 45m out. (Q2 28:22)
Gresham hands to Steven 45m from goal and Steven passes short on his left to Membrey who marks 25m from goal on a 45 degree angle. He hits the post. (Q3 2:09)
Armitage taken high 50m from goal. He opts to pass across goal to Membrey on a better angle 45m from goal. Set shot is a goal. (Q3 3:54)
Ross going inside 50 finds Weller on the lead 30m from goal on a slight angle. He misses to the left. (Q3 6:54)
Jones releases Garlett who snaps a goal from the top of the square. (Q3 18:02)
Hogan wins a free for holding off the ball by Dempster 40m from goal. He misses to the left. (Q3 19:16)
Long ball into Gawn in a one on one with Gilbert and Gawn’s just too big. He marks 25 from goal on a slight angle and goals. (Q4 6:53)
Gresham roves his own contest in the pocket and hands to Riewoldt who snaps a goal from the top of the square. (Q4 8:49)
Long ball into Acres at full forward from the centre bounce, he halves the contest and Weller roves and goals. (Q4 9:54)
Roberton has it 65 from goal, runs to 50 and kicks an impressive goal. (Q4 15:29)
Kennedy marks 50 from goal, thinks about a handball but opts to run to 45 and kick the goal. (Q4 20:58)
Minchington bursting out of the middle hits Bruce on the lead with a perfect pass. Bruce from 45m out directly in front kicks the goal. (Q4 21:57)
Long ball from Ross deep into the forward line where Acres outmarks Jetta 25m out on a slight angle. He misses to the right. (Q4 23:57)
Steven wins first possession in the forward 50 stoppage, hands to Dunstan who snaps on his left for what will be the last goal of the game. (Q4 29:25)

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