Blog log from R5 of 2017: Fremantle vs North Melbourne

Grey has a snap after roving a Kersten contest 20m out on the flank, but hits the post. (Q1 1:48)
Fyfe leaps over Dumont to intercept a rebound kick by Atley to the HFF, he goes down the line to McCarthy 40m out on a short lead. McCarthy boots the first goal. (Q1 10:19)
Turner gives to McDonald for a flying snap from the HFF after the next centre bounce, but it sails wide. (Q1 11:32)
Fast break rebound around member’s wing for Fremantle engineered by McCarthy, Kersten releases Langdon behind the play to run to 20m and goal. (Q1 12:38)
A melee on the North HFF leads to a 50m penalty against Sheridan and a goal for Turner from the goal line. (Q1 14:56)
Swallow beats Spurr to mark a nice Williams ball to the hotspot from the wing, but he sprays a relatively easy set shot. (Q1 17:14)
Mundy passes to Walters 45m out on a slight angle on the end of a sweeping rebound from the last line. But Mundy gives away a free off the ball, reversed, no score. (Q1 18:31)
Weller fumbles on the wing, Hrovat pounces and North sweeps forward, Wood marks 40m out on a slight angle and puts the Roos in front with his first goal of the season. (Q1 19:31)
Ziebell passes short to Wood 40m out near the boundary in the vortex pocket, he misses. (Q1 21:52)
Dumont marks on the wing, wheels and passes to Brown on the HFF but it’s over his head… to Cunnington 40m out. Cunners goals to make it look good. (Q2 1:14)
Walters passes to Kersten just inside CHF, who misses. (Q2 7:40)
Simpkin falls into a tackle by Hamling deep in the pocket to draw a high contact free, though on replay it was there. He shoots from 20m, who makes no mistake with the set shot. (Q2 10:55)
Vickers-Willis marks 20m out on the flank, but he kicks like a backman, only a behind. (Q2 20:05)
Kersten sends a hopefull ball to the goal line from the vortex pocket, but Logue makes it look good with a mark, though he misses. (Q2 21:40)
Logue leaps in front of Atley to mark a low, hard Stephen Hill ball from midfield to 40m in the corridor. He misses. (Q2 26:10)
Atley outjudges Bradley Hill to mark a chaos ball by Garner from the HFF to the top of the square. He goals, North are making hard work of it but Freo have stopped. (Q2 28:16)
Sandilands stumbles and gives away a ruck free to Goldstein 20m out on a slight angle. Goldie shoots just before the HT siren sounds, he kicks truly! (Q2 31:10)
Wood marks on the HFF and passes to Brown in the pocket 20m out, who misses. (Q3 2:00)
Fyfe is pinged for a jumper hold on Dumont at a stoppage at the North hotspot. Dumont makes him pay with a good set shot. North in control now. (Q3 7:47)
McCarthy pushes Tarrant out, possibly in the side, to mark a long Hamling ball 40m out on the flank. He misses anyway, OOTF. (Q3 12:15)
Logue is paid a free for Tarrant’s contact over the shoulder 20m out in front, and boots goal number one in his senior career. (Q3 13:15)
Tarrant is pinged again, this time for throwing Crozier to ground at the hotspot before a marking contest. Crozier goals. (Q3 18:56)
Fyfe roves a McCarthy contest on the HFF and goes down the line to the lead of Logue 25m out to take a contested grab sliding in front of Vickers-Willis. Logue misses. (Q3 23:51)
After a Williams turnover on the HBF, Langdon marks 30m out on a slight angle and splits the middle with his set shot. (Q4 1:41)
Brown converts a set shot from the pocket to answer that Langdon one. (Q4 4:21)
Grey breaks the lines with a run and bounce through midfield, Bradley Hill gets the goal from the hotspot. (Q4 7:46)
McCarthy bounces a snap from the vortex pocket 30m out into the goalpost. (Q4 8:56)
Langdon is under pressure so he centres from one pocket to the other, Grey marks 20m out near the boundary. Grey slots it with the tough set shot, Freo back within a kick! (Q4 12:26)
Simpkin marks at half forward after the next centre bounce, turns and hits Garner on a hard lead in front of Spurr to 30m on a slight angle. Garner misses. (Q4 13:52)
Ibbotson’s pressured rebound kick is straight to Cunnington who gives to Hrovat, he throws the ball on the boot in a pack 35m out on the flank… wobbles right through! (Q4 16:05)
McCarthy marks at half forward, looks further upfield but settles for the short ball to Walters 40m out on the flank. Son-Son doesn’t score. (Q4 18:26)
Swallow ducks into a Crozier tackle 45m out on a slight angle from the Fremantle goal, ump pays HTB, but Crozier misses. (Q4 19:44)
Williams mows down Langdon in the Freo forward 50 to prevent what looked like a certain score. (Q4 22:39)
North play some tempo as their ruckman Goldstein gets an injured ankle taped up on the sidelines. (Q4 25:21)
3:00 to go as North rebound again. (Q4 26:08)
Stoppage on the wing, 2:39. (Q4 26:37)
Another ball-in on the Freo HFF, 2:16. (Q4 27:09)
Neale goes long to the hotspot, the ball clears a pack but it’s Johnson behind who drops, fumbles, gathers and goals from 20m! A point in it with 2:00 flat to play! (Q4 28:07)
Goldstein back on. (Q4 28:07)
Secondary stoppage near Fremantle CHF position, 1:33. (Q4 28:39)
Dumont bashes forward, series of taps on, fumbled over the boundary on the North HFF, 1:16. (Q4 29:37)
Fyfe to Neale to Kersten on the wing, he centres on a switch, Tucker long to the square, Kersten roves and bounces through the go-ahead goal! 41 seconds to go! (Q4 29:53)
Subiaco crowd has had little to cheer about this evening but they are going ape droppings! (Q4 30:22)
Fyfe kicks sideways, Atley to the HFF, Blakely soccers to the centre, North can’t gather, Cunnington can only soccer weakly up the wing, siren, Fremantle wins! (Full Time)

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