Blog log from R2 of 2015: Port Adelaide vs Sydney

With 9 minutes left in the quarter neither team is still to kick a goal. Some high pressure football has been on display so far. (Q1 15:11)
Jetta gets the release from a stoppage in the Swans’ pocket. He snaps with pressure from 40 but it falls short and is touched by Carlile. (Q1 17:06)
Jetta again collects the loose ball after the Swans go inside 50. From 40 with little angle he snaps but gets the distance this time and kicks the first! (Q1 17:43)
Cornes finds Schulz’s chest on the lead in front of Richards. From 45 out near to the boundary he shows his set shot prowess! (Q1 20:33)
Kennedy extracts the ball from traffic 50 out and sends it to Tippett in the square who is spoiled. Under pressure he gathers and gives to Towers who snaps the goal from 15 out. (Q1 23:41)
Towers collects in the middle of the ground and gives to Jetta. He uses his explosive pace to run uncontested to the 50 and slots the goal with little angle to speak of. (Q1 28:12)
Rohan marks on the flank and goes to Lloyd who is spoiled deep inside 50. The ball drops to Heeney who goes with the right foot snap from a tight angle but he misses. (Q2 8:05)
Rampe is pinged for holding the man on Gray, much to the home crowds delight. He plays on and finds Ryder unmanned 45 out on the flank. He kicks his first goal for the Power! (Q2 9:58)
Towers weaves around Hombsch on centre wing and delivers onto the chest of a charging Buddy who marks in front of Carlile. From 40 out on the flank he slots the set shot. (Q2 12:23)
Wingard roves the throw in 30 out in the Power’s pocket. He makes the most of his opportunity and snaps on his left for a major score. (Q2 16:20)
Parker finds Tippett who managed to double back and lose Trengove on the lead. From 50 out on the flank he kicks the goal. (Q2 17:59)
Jack catches Neade high in the pocket after he drops his knees. From 30 out on a 45 degree angle he misses poorly. (Q2 23:07)
Neade finds Westhoff on the lead in front of Reid and is pushed after marking. The 50 is paid after a bit of exaggeration from the Hoff. He kicks the goal from point blank. (Q2 24:29)
Sydney get the quick response with a centre clearance from Hannebery after some great work from Kennedy. He breaks away to the 50 arc and launches a long bomb which is on target! (Q2 26:38)
Neade coughs it up to Shaw and the Swans rebound. Buddy collects and draws a crowd but manages to release to Rohan in space. He slots the goal from 30 out in the pocket. (Q2 29:56)
Ryder turns it over now and the Swans pounce once more. This one ends with Kennedy who attempted the snap from 25 out directly in front. He hits the post. (Q2 30:43)
McVeigh gives to Hannebery from the throw in inside the Swans’ 50. From 30 out on the flank he misses. (Q2 31:20)
Rohan marks on the wing and finds Buddy who finds Jack on the lead in front of Broadbent. From 40 out on a 45 degree angle he moves it nicely from left to right for a goal. (Half Time)
Buddy marks on the wing and goes inside 50 to Towers. The kick goes over his head though and Heeney scrambles to contest the ground ball. He knocks it to Lloyd who snaps the goal. (Half Time)
Heeney goes inside 50 to a one-on-one between Trengove and Tippett. Trengove spoils but then gets caught HTB by Tippett. Hannebery collects the loose ball to play on and goals. (Half Time)
Pyke is pinged for a block in the ruck contest inside the Power 50. Ryder goes back from 30 out on a 45 degree angle and goals. (Q3 9:45)
White goes long through the corridor to find Monfries and he chips one onto the chest of Schulz who marks in front of Reid. From 40 out on the flank he hits the woodwork. (Q3 9:45)
Rampe is caught HTB trying to clear after a diving tackle from Schulz. From 40 out on a slight angle Schulz misses poorly. (Q3 14:34)
Rohan sends the ball inside 50 after some evasive moves but misses the target. The ball is collected by Jonas who goes backwards straight to McVeigh! He kicks an easy goal. (Q3 14:34)
Cornes misses the target in the defensive 50 and Buddy finds the ball. He shoots for goal from 40 out on the flank but misses. (Q3 14:34)
The ball is spoiled deep in the Powers’ 50 but the ball is knocked toward goal where Monfries collects unopposed and puts through the easiest of goals. (Q3 26:56)
Polec is caught holding the ball by Jetta 40 out on the flank. Jetta goes back and pushes it to the far side for a behind. (Q4 0:59)
Westhoff marks 50 out on the boundary and plays on trying to hit Schulz deep in the opposite pocket. His kick is off line though and bounces through for a behind. (Q4 5:45)
The ball is thrown in inside the Swans 50 and the ball is knocked toward the boundary. Buddy tracks it though and soccers it toward goal. He gets nice contact and it rolls through! (Q4 9:33)
Kennedy screws one inside 50 and Heeney drops the mark. The ball is given to Towers who strolls in to 20 out with little angle and he goals. (Q4 13:03)
From the centre bounce the ball is sent long to Buddy at the tip of the square. He marks one on one with Hombsch and slots the straightforward goal. (Q4 14:22)
Wingard gets the handball receive from traffic after a throw in inside the Port 50. He quickly throws it on the boot from deep in the pocket but misses. (Q4 16:37)
Parker picks up a free against Schulz for a hold in the Sydney 50. From 40 out in the pocket he misses by a fair way. (Q4 20:13)

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