Blog log from R15 of 2018: Adelaide vs West Coast

Laird gives away a free kick for getting in the back of Lycett 40m out in front, but Lycett misses. (Q1 0:48)
Jacobs misses a snap from a stoppage 30m out on a slight angle. (Q1 2:13)
Cripps roves and feeds Shuey after a stoppage in the pocket for a snap across the body from near the hotspot, that’s the first goal of the afternoon. (Q1 4:38)
Fogarty roves a ball-in near the hotspot and gives to Poholke whose left-foot snap rolls between legs in the square and into the goalpost. (Q1 6:01)
Hutchings passes to Cripps who had started a fast break on the wing, he lines up from 45m near the boundary but tries a pass that doesn’t work, no score results. (Q1 7:18)
Greenwood roves a stoppage near the hotspot but fires wide off the left. (Q1 12:03)
Jenkins provides a rare bit of finishing quality with a left foot snap under heavy pressure near the boundary from 20m after an awkward give by Fogarty under a tackle. (Q1 19:19)
Talia is pinged for contact on Lycett in a marking contest, had arms around the body but not much in it. Lycett kicks straight as a die from 30m on the flank. (Q1 21:49)
Hartigan gets late to McGovern to barrel into him after a mark and bring him from centre to 45m out on a slight angle with a 50m penalty, McGovern misses. (Q1 26:44)
Ryan drifts across in front of Mackay to mark a long ball to 45m on a slight angle just before the QT siren, but he misses. (Q1 29:24)
Walker bounces a left-foot snap wide from 30m on a slight angle after beating Yeo. (Q2 0:23)
Waterman misses a highly unlikely snap from near the behind post. (Q2 3:27)
Jetta rushes an attempted Daicos kick by Jenkins from next to the behind post. (Q2 6:56)
Walker marks over Yeo in the pocket but plays on into traffic trying to straighten up, and eventually wobbles wide from 20m under heavy pressure. (Q2 7:44)
Jacobs draws a high contact free on Lycett deep in the pocket, plus a very costly 50m penalty Walker draws by pretending it’s his, easy goal Sauce. (Q2 12:03)
McInnes beats Talia to mark at the hotspot, he makes no mistake, West Coast regains the lead. (Q2 14:07)
Ah Chee marks a Waterman pass 45m out on a slight angle and sails through his first goal for the Eagles. (Q2 19:37)
Lycett feeds Gaff who has a moment to steady on the left boot deep in the pocket 25m out, he punches it low with no one in the square, squeaks inside the right goalpost! (Q2 21:52)
Jenkins marks a volley from a stoppage at CHF by Sloane to the hotspot and converts with no problem. (Q2 23:50)
Jacobs roves a pack 30m out on the flank but his snap across the body goes wide. (Q2 27:07)
Fogarty is playing in front on Hurn to mark 40m out on the flank, he steers through a nice finish. (Q3 3:43)
Walker passes to Fogarty 50m out near the boundary, the kid gives it everything but it’s just wide. (Q3 9:43)
Douglas burns the ball by foot from the HBF, Jetta passes to Cripps 40m out on the flank who kicks very straight. (Q3 11:33)
Gaff passes low and hard to McGovern 45m out on the flank after the Eagles work through traffic on the outer wing. McLovin bangs through another big goal in a low-scoring game. (Q3 15:23)
Ryan roves the next centre clearance kick by Shuey and runs into the open goal! (Q3 16:38)
Rioli marks with no one on him 40m out on the flank, goes back for the set shot and sits it up to the square but Jacobs marks in relief. (Q3 18:43)
Jacobs baulks through traffic on the wing, turns and kicks over Cole to Poholke 20m out on a slight angle, who kicks truly to make Sauce’s play look even better. (Q3 20:53)
McGovern gets the instant replying goal with a rolling snap from 25m on a slight angle after crumbing his own contest with skill. (Q3 22:19)
Lycett draws another contact free on Talia 40m out on the flank, and sails through another perfect set shot. Eagles taking control! (Q3 23:29)
Gibbs gives to Douglas running past for a snap across the body from near the hotspot, but it’s well wide. (Q3 27:12)
Gibbs shoots quickly from 50m on a slight angle but that one is even worse, OOTF. (Q3 27:44)
Gallucci kicks long and high from half forward to the squar,e four man pack falls over each other, Walker stays down to get the crumb ahead of Yeo and volley it home. (Q3 29:44)
Walker marks 50m out on a slight angle, wheels and shoots wide with Gibbs waiting inside on his own for a pass in vain. (Q4 1:15)
Walker marks again just outside 50m on a slight angle, goes back for the set shot and launches a captain’s goal. (Q4 2:20)
Doedee catches Ah Chee HTB on the boundary 45m out and sails through a quality set shot for his first goal in the seniors! (Q4 5:55)
Poholke tries a running torpedo from traffic on the wing, it bounces towards the contest of Jenkins and Schofield, Jenkins gathers but his snap bounces into the goalpost from 25m. (Q4 7:42)
The Eagles can’t rebound past half back, Walker takes the big contested grab in a pack 35m out on the flank to the loud roar of the home crowd. They roar again as Tex levels it up! (Q4 8:00)
Gallucci runs through the centre and goes long and quick to Greenwood who beats Cole to mark 20m out in front and give the Crows the lead! (Q4 11:14)
Walker misses a set shot from 55m on a slight angle. (Q4 13:25)
It must be Adelaide’s night because Hampton screws through a set shot from the boundary 20m out as if he’s Eddie Betts. (Q4 14:39)
Hampton roves a loose footy and gives to Jenkins for a left foot snap from the hotspot, but it’s high, ugly and wide. (Q4 17:54)
Sloane taps from the hotspot to the pocket where Gibbs gathers, gets corralled and misses from 25m. (Q4 20:18)
The Eagles go coast to coast with Ah Chee setting up Yeo for a run and shoot from 60m on a slight angle, Ryan lets it bounce in the square and through! (Q4 21:15)
6:42 to go, still two kicks in it. (Q4 21:15)
Gibbs gives to Seedsman who misses from the HFF. Clock under 5:00 now. (Q4 23:47)
Seedsman snaps truly from a pack 20m out on the flank after a stoppage, that makes it very tough for the Eagles from here. (Q4 25:01)
Cripps marks a quick kick by Naitanui 40m out in front and converts. 1:40 to go, two kicks in it. (Q4 28:40)
The clock ticks under 1:00 and the ball is still in midfield. (Q4 30:26)
The Eagles can’t generate anything, siren sounds. (Q4 32:04)

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