Melbourne high welcomed Kane Smith back in the seniors squad with immediate action kicking the first Major of the day. The conditions would play a factor for the game, appearing to be a good 2-3 goal breeze with the unicorns kicking with it in the first.
Corns started strong with another 2 goals making a healthy lead at the quarter break keeping powerhouse scoreless.
Corns came out against the wind slotting another goal with powerhouse kicking 3 to get there nose back in the match. Both Sur and Cullen fought valiantly in the ruck against the two tallest players in the comp.
From the half time break powerhouse came out quick being first to the ball. Slow transition and some defensive blunders allowed powerhouse 4 unanswered goals even though they were against the breeze. This would appear to be the difference in game.
The fourth quarter the corns kicking against the wind was a grind. The 4 goal buffer
Solid efforts in the midfield from Tim Pelj and Debutant Xab provides some attack in the quarter however the effort wasn’t eoingh to close the gab with corns going down by 4.
Every game now is crucial for the Old Boys if they want to keep finals hopes alive.