He reached out to catch it.
His fist was aimed at her stomach, but she managed to dodge and catch it on her rib cage.
She was almost able to catch it before it fled her again.
In course of time the star, with its expansive force diminished, suffers encroachments from the neighbouring vortices, and at length they catch it up. If the ' Princip. part ii.
They go along hoping to catch it but I think it's too crafty.