Blog log from R5 of 2015: West Coast vs Western Sydney

Shuey runs away from Coniglio at the first centre bounce and passes to Kennedy who marks in front of Davis at 40m on the flank. JJK starts it right but it swings left for the goal. (Q1 0:42)
Kennedy outmarks Davis again from a Duggan ball to much the same spot as his goal, settles on the running snap and hits the post from 25m. (Q1 3:37)
McCarthy kicks off the Giants scoring with a snapped behind from mid range. (Q1 4:38)
McCarthy marks over the back of Schofield at the top of the square and boots the first Giant goal. (Q1 5:33)
Hill plays on to advantage after a free at the hotspot, everyone else stops including Hill but he snaps from 15m on the flank for the goal which the ump allows. (Q1 7:59)
Kennedy has separation on Davis on a lead to 45m on a slight angle to mark a Sheed ball unmolested. Again he starts it right and swings it left for the goal. (Q1 9:12)
Griffen gets a free on Bennell for a clumsy tackle at 45m on a slight angle after Coniglio clears from the centre bounce. He misses. (Q1 10:34)
The Giants swarm the kick in, Shiel gives to Greene who snaps across the body from 25m on a slight angle for a goal. (Q1 11:14)
Bennell beats Ward to a loose ball on the HFF and bangs long down the line to 20m where Corr holds Naitanui to give away the free. NicNat hits the post. (Q1 13:32)
Kelly sprays a set shot from 45m in the corridor, no score. (Q1 17:00)
Treloar roves a stoppage at 40m on the flank and snaps from a phonebox… it wobbles through but was touched off the boot. (Q1 18:16)
Gaff grubbers a kick to the square after a frenzied period of broken play on the HFF for the Eagles under heavy pressure, Hill volleys it home! (Q1 21:42)
Shiel gives to Smith near the boundary 40m out, he decides on a very low percentage checkside off one step which goes nowhere near. (Q1 24:33)
Green marks at 45m on the flank just before the QT siren and walks in to the whistles of the Eagles crowd… then shuts them up with a big kick for a goal! (Q1 30:06)
The Giants forward line structure has broken down with Cameron off the field. (Q2 8:07)
Ward is pinged rather unluckily for contact on Hill as they fight for a ground ball at 25m on the flank. Hill steers it through. (Q2 9:13)
Masten gets a handball outside a big pack at the hotspot and has a moment to measure a snap off his left boot… drifts across the face. (Q2 12:00)
Naitanui bends down and marks a low Yeo ball to 20m on the flank. NicNat, who has been smashed by Mumford this evening, kicks the goal much to the delight of the home crowd. (Q2 12:34)
Naitanui plays on from a free to Gaff on the HFF and runs into an open goal. That evens the ledger with Mummy! (Q2 14:29)
Hurn roves a Haynes spoil at the top of the square and snaps truly, there’s a video review just in case it was touched… it wasn’t. (Q2 20:13)
Yeo passes to Sinclair who misses from 40m on the flank. (Q2 20:35)
The Eagles work their way through traffic on the wing with loose man handballs, then Priddis pokes a pass to Shuey at 45m on a slight angle. Shuey goals just before HT. (Q2 27:56)
Kennedy gets a free on Davis at 45m in front after going for a Shuey centre clearance. He goals to kick off Q3. Just like the start of Q1! (Q3 0:22)
Griffen gives to Stewart who sprays a snap from 50m on the flank with Scully calling for it on the inside. (Q3 2:04)
Gaff has Cripps over the back for a mark 35m out, he tries a Joe the Goose to Duggan but it bounces away from him and the Giants descend in numbers, no score. (Q3 3:20)
LeCras gets a slightly lucky free for a hold by Wilson in a marking contest deep in the pocket 20m out. The Frenchman misses. (Q3 5:37)
LeCras marks 40m out in the vortex pocket and misses. (Q3 8:53)
Cameron goes back with the flight and marks a Stewart ball on the behind line, plays on and boots his first goal. (Q3 10:09)
Kennedy misses a set shot from 40m on a slight angle, occasioning distributed consternation amongst the discerning homeslices. (Q3 12:57)
Cameron catches a touched ball 15m out and hurries a left foot snap over his shoulder for a miss, had more time than he realised. (Q3 15:21)
Bugg is pinged for holding Kennedy as they sit under along ball to 20m in the pocket. Kennedy plays on and boots his fourth major. (Q3 16:50)
SHiel roves a McCarthy contest on the HFF, dodges to 45m and just misses. (Q3 18:09)
Shiel is challenged on the last line of defence and kicks straight to Hurn at 40m on the flank. Hurn misses. (Q3 20:44)
Another terrible turnover deep in defence by GWS from a kick in that doesn’t go far enough for a mark to be paid, LeCras gives to Cripps who goals from 20m. (Q3 21:49)
Cameron marks 30m out on a slight angle and misses. (Q3 25:27)
McInnes marks in front of Shaw at 35m on the flank and misses. (Q3 26:39)
Hill misses on the run from 45m on the flank. (Q4 0:55)
Shuey kicks off the goal rush in Q4 junk time with the benefit of a 50m penalty on Shaw for dissent. (Q4 3:12)
Correction, the original free was against Shaw but the 50m penalty was against Smith. (Q4 3:57)
Kennedy runs into the open goal for his fifth after marking a long Duggan ball to the square against the hapless Davis. (Q4 5:41)
Priddis passes to the dive of Kennedy at 45m on the flank in front of two Giants. He steers through his sixth goal. (Q4 12:13)
Gaff gives to Hurn behind a stoppage, he lets fly from 45m on the flank… narrow. (Q4 15:03)
Cripps bends down and marks in front of Bugg at 45m on a slight angle. He goals. (Q4 17:28)
Greene gives to Smith who misses from the vortex pocket 25m out. (Q4 19:24)
McGovern runs up the guts and passes to Hill at 40m on a slight angle in front of Ward. Hill squeezes his fourth goal inside the right goalpost. (Q4 20:53)
Gaff gets some junk. (Q4 25:39)

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