Blog log from R7 of 2018: Geelong vs Western Sydney

Ward feeds Coniglio for the first shot at goal from a stoppage 20m out on the flank, but Cogs checksides into the behind post OOTF. (Q1 3:07)
Ratugolea catches Whitfield HTB at a ball up near the hotspot for the first goal. (Q1 8:07)
Joel Selwood feeds Gregson for a run down the wing and pass to the lead of Hawkins to mark in front of Davis 40m out on the flank. The Tomahawk kicks his first goal. (Q1 9:32)
Dangerfield chases a loose ball on the HFF, gathers and baulks a Whitfield challenge but checksides OOTF from 30m. (Q1 14:58)
Shaw kicks from the last line but straight to Scott Selwood on the HFF who centres for Thurlow 40m out on a slight angle, he goals. (Q1 17:07)
After Corr turns the ball over by foot on the HBF, Joel Selwood passes short to Thurlow just inside true CHF, he doesn’t score. (Q1 19:23)
Lloyd plays on ta advantage from a Stewart free for slinging Himmelberg on the wing, he saunters to CHF and kicks the first GWS goal. (Q1 22:14)
Hawkins drops a centring ball to the hotspot but has time to butter up and roll through a goal just as the QT siren goes. (Qtr Time)
Himmelberg marks on the HFF and gives to Shiel who misses the lot from 45m near the boundary. (Q2 3:22)
Stewart is pinged for hands in the back to give Lloyd a free 15m out on a slight angle, but Lloyd misses to the delight of the home fans on the Gary Ablett Terrace. (Q2 7:50)
Dangerfield gets caught HTB at CHB by Coniglio, the short pass goes to Reid 45m out on a slight angle, who hits the post in his 50th game. (Q2 8:41)
Murdoch flies over a pack at the hotspot to mark a high Fogarty ball, after a chaotic attack by Geelong under heavy pressure. He kicks the goal. (Q2 10:35)
Guthrie kicks OOTF under Langdon pressure 40m out, ZGL takes the free and kicks just across the face. (Q2 12:20)
Gregson leaps over the much taller Patton to mark a high ball 20m out on a slight angle for another one for Geelong. This is not much of a contest, GWS very undermanned. (Q2 16:05)
de Boer has three chasers in the BP and kicks blind to the HBF where Joel Selwood intercepts easily, then goes inside to Duncan 50m out on a slight angle. Duncan misses. (Q2 18:20)
Shiel to Ward for a snap off a step from 40m on a slight angle, that wobbles through to some boos. (Q2 21:20)
Buckley gives to Taranto for a snap off a step from 40m on a slight angle, it’s smothered but he gets another go and misses. (Q2 23:14)
Stanley bombs high from outside CHF, but it showed good vision because he finds Crameri to mark near the square for his first goal in the hoops. (Q2 25:29)
Hawkins passes to Dangerfield to mark in front of Corr 35m out on a slight angle, on the end of a rebound around members wing. Danger starts second half junk time with a goal. (Q3 2:53)
Dangerfield zooms onto a loose handball by Davis near CHF, he bounces a snap across the body wide from 40m. (Q3 5:16)
Ratugolea rises in front of Keeffe in a pack to juggle and mark a high Cunico ball 40m out in front. He boots goal number two. (Q3 9:39)
Dangerfield draws an extremely soft arm chop free on Corr going for a Scott Selwood ball 40m out on a slight angle, he swings through his second goal. It’s a procession. (Q3 12:09)
Hopper gives to Reid after a stoppage for a snap off a step across the body from 40m on the flank, that is narrow. (Q3 14:44)
Crameri plays on to advantage for a rather easy goal from the hotspot. The crowd hasn’t realised it’s party time, they’re a bit too subdued. (Q3 15:54)
Hawkins wrestles with Corr sitting under a long Cunico ball to the pocket 15m out and takes a party trick mark with his right arm for his third goal. (Q3 24:04)
Shiel snaps across the face under pressure from the flank 35m out. (Q4 0:54)
Finlayson, who has gone forward to start Q4, marks a centring ball to the top of the square over Henry for a goal to zero reaction. (Q4 2:09)
Menegola snaps high and wide from the pocket. (Q4 4:11)
Davis dives to touch through a Menegola snap from outside CHF, after Shaw had tapped to space. (Q4 5:40)
Hawkins marks a Crameri ball near the behind post but hits the goal post. (Q4 7:54)
Stanley sharks a Coniglio handball at half forward, slips but gives off to Hawkins who rams through another one from 35m on the flank. (Q4 8:30)
Shaw dumps a kick to the HBF but straight to Stanley, that sort of thing has happened all night. Stanley doesn’t score. (Q4 11:24)
Stewart zones up from defence to mark a Duncan pass 40m out on a slight angle, he kicks a rare goal. (Q4 14:09)
Kelly gives to Fogarty for a kick off a step from near CHF, the ball bounces behind Ratugolea but into the goalpost. (Q4 21:06)
Stewart overruns a loose ball in the pocket, Hopper mops up and gives to Finlayson for an extremely cheap goal. (Q4 23:21)
Tuohy misses on the run from 40m on a slight angle. (Q4 25:13)
Dangerfield marks 40m out on the flank in the last minute, and hits the post. (Q4 26:40)

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