Blog log from W3 of 2017: Adelaide vs Geelong

Atkins marks an intelligent Hampson centring ball over two Cats 15m out for the first goal. (Q1 1:37)
Atkins marks just outside 50m from a Walker pass, plays on and goes long to the square from 55m… he gets on to it to clear the pack on the line for a supergoal! (Q1 9:53)
Lang marks a Hawkins centring ball 45m out on a slight angle, the Crows fail to man the mark so he plays on and shoots from 40m… wide. (Q1 14:22)
Cockatoo wins a loose footy at the hotspot, breaks a Lever tackle and feeds Menzel for a snap goal. (Q1 17:29)
Stanley gets a ruck free on Jacobs for a hold 45m out on the flank, and roosts a lovely set shot over the goal umpire’s peaked cap. (Q1 19:21)
Menegola marks 40m out on the flank and misses. (Q1 20:34)
Menzel has space to run down the outer wing with three bounces, reaches the same spot as Atkins kicked his supergoal in Q1… and does exactly the same thing! (Q2 5:28)
Daniel Menzel, that is, not Troy. (Q2 5:28)
Smith sails through a lovely snap from just inside 50m on a slight angle after a chain of handballs, despite a despairing lunge by Duncan. (Q2 7:13)
Parfitt gets a free on Mackay under a pack near the boundary 30m out. He uses the wind blowing to the Cats’ end well to steer through a nice finish. (Q2 8:43)
Stanley misses a set shot from 40m on a slight angle. (Q2 11:28)
Cockatoo misses a snap under pressure from the HFF. (Q2 13:03)
Troy Menzel marks 40m out in front, again the goal umpire doesn’t have to move. (Q2 14:28)
Hawkins takes a contested grab over Hartigan 30m out on the flank, but misses. (Q2 16:03)
Cockatoo tries a quick volley to a fumbled hip-high ball in the square but it cannons into the goalpost. (Q2 17:30)
Duncan misses on the run from the HFF. (Q2 17:30)
Tuohy lurks at half forward, a crumb falls to him to gather and dodge to 40m on the flank for a trademark goal. (Q2 20:29)
Black drops a sitter at CHB, the Crows swarm, Walker marks 40m out on the flank and makes him pay with a goal. (Q2 22:44)
Cameron kicks the first goal of Q3, after a slightly quiet first half. (Q3 3:50)
Walker marks just inside 50m at CHF and sails through a typically strong set shot. (Q3 4:38)
Troy Menzel wins a HTB free on the HFF 45m out but misses. (Q3 7:14)
Atkins snaps his third goal from the pocket after a give from Gallucci after a stoppage. (Q3 8:47)
Duncan breaks from the centre and gives to Horlin-Smith who misses from CHF. (Q3 9:21)
Dear snaps an easy goal from the hotspot after mopping up a chaos ball to the hotspot, with his man Guthrie trailing way behind. (Q3 11:06)
Cameron receives from Walker and snaps another one for Adelaide from 30m on the flank. (Q3 18:37)
Mackay and Walker miss long shots to end a dominant quarter by the Crows. (Q3 26:27)
The Cats have big numbers forward of the ball on a fast break, Black has time for a fumble then gives a Joe the Goose to Cockatoo for the goal. (Q4 4:10)
Goals to Lang from close range with an assist by Hawkins, then Horlin-Smith after a 50m penalty on Hampson draw the margin to a couple of kicks. (Q4 7:57)
Motlop hits the post with a snap. (Q4 14:26)
Smith roves a Cowan contest but snaps wide around the corner from the hotspot. (Q4 19:27)

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