Blog log from R2 of 2015: West Coast vs Carlton

Naitanui runs away from the first centre bounce and sends a long ball from 60m to the top of the square, two pairs wrestle each other, it floats over and bounces through! (Q1 0:18)
Yarran breaks the lines with a trademark burst through the centre, then finds Casboult at 45m on a slight angle. Levi gives to Tuohy who launches the first Blue goal. (Q1 2:14)
Henderson juggles and marks a Judd ball on the lead at 30m on a slight angle. He goals. (Q1 3:06)
Bell sails through a snap from just outside 50m on a slight angle after a rebound from defence by the Blues, who look to be on early. (Q1 6:41)
Lycett snaps blind after receiving a seven metre kick by LeCras and turning on a sixpence at 35m on a slight angle… skews well wide. (Q1 9:50)
Kennedy juggles and marks a long Wellingham ball to 40m on the flank after a wrestle with Rowe. JJK stutters and goals. (Q1 12:30)
Shuey draws a high contact free on Murphy at a stoppage at 40m on the flank with a classic Selwood-esque move to raise his arm. He goals. (Q1 14:30)
Kennedy roves a LeCras contest at CHF and gives back to LeCras who runs into an open goal. (Q1 17:31)
Ellard receives from Judd and goals from close range after breaking a tackle. (Q1 18:13)
Everitt is rewarded for a very long run from defence in front of Lycett, after being involved in the build up in the centre and receiving near the hotspot to run to the open goal! (Q1 24:51)
Jones marks in the pocket 20m out and hits the post. (Q1 25:51)
Murphy roves a stoppage deep in the pocket, baulks a man and snaps off a step from his left boot with a checkside from 10m… it goes through! (Q1 27:37)
Henderson marks a Docherty ball at 50m on the flank after another rebound from halfback. He doesn’t score. (Q2 4:14)
Gaff rises above a pack and marks a long ball to 40m on the flank. He misses. (Q2 6:43)
A Sheed handball from a pack on the wing starts a fast break, Lycett marks in the square from a long Cripps ball, plays on and goals. (Q2 9:13)
Gibbs is pinged for HTB after dragging it back in under a Masten tackle. Masten shoots from 40m wide on the flank…. narrow. (Q2 11:58)
Yarran turns the ball over on the HBF, Kennedy mops up the Rosa tap to space and snaps a goal off a step from 35m. (Q2 12:47)
Tuohy is pinged for a throw under a McGinnity tackle near the boundary 45m out. McGinnity does not score. (Q2 15:44)
Hurn just misses a trademark 55m snap from the HFF. (Q2 16:43)
Naitanui slips in the pocket into a high tackle by Yarran. He shoots from 15m, but just misses. (Q2 17:43)
Rosa gives to LeCras for a quick snap from near CHF, but it drifts wide and over Kennedy’s head. (Q2 19:58)
Shuey draws another high contact free, this time on Judd at a stoppage 40m out on the flank. He misses. (Q2 23:14)
Kennedy is paid a free for a hold by Jamison 20m out on a slight angle, even though he was tugging Jamison’s jumper himself. He goals. (Q2 25:23)
Gaff roves Lycett at a stoppage 30m out on the flank, but his quick snap is wide. (Q2 27:00)
Kennedy boots the first goal of Q3 after marking near CHF, another goal from a Naitanui clearance. (Q3 1:00)
Jones intercepts behind the centre and passes to Casboult at 25m on the flank. Levi misses. (Q3 3:50)
Kennedy boots his fifth and sixth goals from marks and set shot as the Eagles take full control of this game. (Q3 11:06)
Kennedy marks a long ball on the goal line and snags his seventh goal. It’s a rout now. (Q3 14:32)
Casboult marks a long Tutt ball to the square, gets put on a sharp angle and manages to miss the set shot. Oh dear. (Q3 16:19)
Jones juggles a mark 30m out on the flank and belatedly kicks a goal for Carlton. (Q3 19:38)
Kennedy marks again 20m out on a slight angle and scores his eighth goal, five for the quarter. (Q3 21:06)
Kennedy marks again on the boundary 35m out. This time he misses. (Q3 23:07)
Yeo touches a Bell snap from the HFF on the line to prevent a goal. (Q3 27:31)
Shuey marks a Cripps pass near the behind post and runs into the open goal. (Q3 28:52)
Another pass to space for Kennedy to lead into and mark just before the 3QT siren. He lines up from 40m on a slight angle, and slams through his ninth goal, six for the quarter! (Q3 31:55)
Everitt gives to Casboult who misses on the lope from 25m on the flank after a turnover on the wing forced by Bell. (Q4 1:32)
Casboult leaps high in front of a pack at the hotspot and marks a centring ball by Simpson. He goals, just. (Q4 2:03)
Casboult marks an Everitt ball in front of two Eagles at 50m wide on the flank. He roosts a fine goal! (Q4 4:08)
McGinnity runs down an open members wing and passes to Duggan at 40m on a slight angle. Duggan shanks it OOTF. (Q4 6:47)
Cripps passes to LeCras 40m out on the flank in front of Tuohy. The Frenchman goals. (Q4 8:52)
Kennedy gets a free for Jamison falling on him in a marking contest at 25m on a slight angle. A melee forms on the mark, he plays on and goals anyway. Ten for JJK! (Q4 10:31)
Tuohy is pinged for a throw under a LeCras tackle at 30m on a slight angle. LeCras goals again. (Q4 12:37)
Duggan misses a long range snap from near the corner of the centre square. (Q4 16:38)
LeCras boots his third goal on the run from the vortex pocket, it’s champagne football time for the Eagles. (Q4 20:08)
Third goal for the quarter that is, four for the game. (Q4 20:23)
Masten releases Cripps to be the next goalscorer with a snap from 25m on the flank. (Q4 21:40)
Sheppard finds Cripps on his own on the HFF on a fast break, he slams through another goal from 40m. (Q4 24:55)

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