Blog log from R13 of 2016: Brisbane vs West Coast

Cripps marks in front of Paparone in the pocket, Paparone goes to ground so Cripps runs towards goal… but misses from 10m. (Q1 1:21)
Cripps has three acres to run down member’s wing after a release from Hutchings, he bounces to near the hotspot, draws a man and gives to LeCras for the first goal. (Q1 7:27)
Brisbane has a two on one in the square for a long ball, Walker marks with interference on Schofield run by Schache. Walker goals. (Q1 10:51)
Hutchings roves a Kennedy contest at 45m on the flank and has a ping… wide. (Q1 12:49)
Taylor roves a Walker contest at the top of the square but fumbles and misses the pressured snap. (Q1 14:35)
Yeo misses with a kick on his back from 5m, with Darling ready to gather and score in a better position. (Q1 18:16)
Cripps marks and goals near the hotspot after a long period where the Lions had most of the play. (Q1 20:04)
Darling breaks a tackle on the wing and gives to LeCras who saunters to CHF and delivers a trademark quality finish under no pressure. (Q1 22:19)
Rich passes short to Taylor at 45m on the flank, who misses. (Q1 23:31)
Taylor gathers a long Robinson ball and gives a Joe the Goose special for Schache on a fast break. A melee breaks out afterwards, no second goal though. (Q1 25:34)
Martin sets up the next centre clearance, long ball to Schache with two Eagles on him, Taylor roves on the boundary 20m out and delivers a Daicos special for a goal! (Q1 26:50)
Hanley marks on the HFF, the ump pays a very costly 50m penalty against Wellingham for encroachment to give the Irishman an easy goal. Brisbane in front! (Q1 29:04)
Wellingham intercepts a wobbly clearance ball on the HFF 50m out. he kicks into the man on the mark, regathers and bombs long… and gets dropped, downfield free and goal to Giles. (Q1 31:20)
Ah, actually it was a free to Giles for a hold by Martin. (Q1 31:51)
Cripps roves at CHF and sets up Kennedy to roll through the first goal of Q2 less than twenty seconds after the siren blew. (Q2 0:23)
LeCras marks at CHF after dropping Beams off the ball and sets up Masten for another easy goal. (Q2 2:35)
Cripps has time and space at half forward to measure a short pass to Kennedy leading up to the hotspot for his second goal. (Q2 2:50)
Masten gives to Sheppard who misses from 40m on the flank. (Q2 5:34)
Hutchings marks at CHF, looks for an option but has to go back for the set shot… off hands for a behind. (Q2 6:30)
McInnes is pinged for a push in ruck 45m out on the flank. Martin lines up, his set shot drops short, Hanley draws a free 10m out and goals. (Q2 10:34)
LeCras bounces through his third goal from 20m out on the flank after gathering a Hill grubber in traffic. (Q2 16:01)
Hill marks a Gaff ball in front of Mayes at the hotspot and kicks his first goal. (Q2 16:48)
Zorko misses a snap from 50m on a slight angle. (Q2 22:16)
Cripps has another acre to run into on a fast break from halfback, he bounces thrice and steers through an easy goal from 35m on a slight angle. (Q2 23:14)
Kennedy draws a holding free on Merrett and goals from 40m on the flank, three for him all in Q2. (Q2 26:03)
Darling marks a Cripps ball over the back on a coast to coast rebound from a kick in, he misses from 20m on the flank. (Q2 29:34)
LeCras chips in and marks a Shuey ball aimed at Kennedy to the hotspot. He hits the post. (Q3 1:39)
Gaff marks on the boundary 45m out but tries a pass that doesn’t work. (Q3 3:52)
Merrett tries to spin out of trouble in traffic near the hotspot but Kennedy claims him HTB and boots his fourth goal. (Q3 5:24)
Hill gives to Cripps for a flying snap from 50m on a slight angle, but it bounces well wide. (Q3 6:20)
Zorko passes to Lester on a fast break to 35m on the flank, with Wellingham out of position. Lester shaves the post, even though the goal umpire didn’t see it. (Q3 14:40)
Keays gives to Robinson running along the boundary, he lets fly from 30m… fine finish by IQ! (Q3 16:46)
Cripps marks and plays on 40m out on the flank but hits the post. (Q3 22:29)
Lester gives to Walker who finally kicks a goal in this desultory Q3, a nice snap from 3om on the flank. (Q3 23:21)
Shuey runs away from the next centre bounce and lets fly from CHF, Merrett challenges late but the ball sails through for a goal anyway. (Q3 24:41)
Darling is over the back for a nice long kick by Yeo to the corridor 20m out. He goals. (Q3 28:48)
Schache outmarks Barrass near the behind line, plays on and goals to kick off Q4 garbage time. (Q4 1:06)
Paparone is pinged for holding LeCras after disposal 40m out on the flank, LeCras dived to accentuate it though. He goals, four for the skiing Frenchman. (Q4 3:47)
Darling marks a Gaff ball near the hotspot and has Yeo running back to the square for a Joe the Goose special. (Q4 7:36)
Taylor juggles a Schache ball just inside CHF despite a late challenge by Wellingham. He tries a pass, no good, Eagles clear. (Q4 10:48)
Darling takes a contested grab in front of Gardiner 25m out on the flank, and wobbles through his second goal. (Q4 14:18)
Kennedy snaps his fifth goal from 45m on a slight angle off his left boot around the corner after roving and spinning away from congestion. (Q4 16:48)
Schache marks a Bastinac pass in front of Sheppard 45m out on a slight angle after the next centre bounce, and hits the post. (Q4 17:48)
Downfield free as Gaff is bumped after bombing long from the wing, Darling takes the free 40m out on the flank and steers through his third major. (Q4 19:05)
Keays passes to the lead and leap of Walker in front of Schofield at 30m on the flank. He goals, three for him. (Q4 21:06)
Taylor marks on a short lead to just outside the hotspot and misses. (Q4 23:04)
Yeo breaks the lines with a gallop from the wing, he has Darling over the back to stroll into the open goal for his fourth. (Q4 24:36)
Walker marks a Bastinac ball at the hotspot, McInnes gets there late and gives away 50m to ensure his fourth goal. (Q4 25:34)
Bastinac roves a smothered Barrass kick near the hotspot and goals from 20m in the last minute or two. (Q4 30:04)
Hipwood gets a free for HTB on McInnes under a pack at the hotspot, plus a 50m penalty to ensure his first goal in senior footy in the last half minute. (Q4 31:49)

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