Blog log from R23 of 2018: Geelong vs Gold Coast

Menegola marks just inside true CHF and boots the first goal to kick off all-game junk time. No really, not expecting much out of the Suns today. (Q1 1:57)
Dangerfield wins a free on Barlow at a stoppage 50m out on a slight angle, but shanks it OOTF. (Q1 5:20)
Joel Selwood wins a hard footy on the wing and reefs it out to Dangerfield who has Scott Selwood to mark 40m out on the flank untouched. Selwood misses. (Q1 7:22)
Menzel misses a snap from half forward. (Q1 8:44)
Sexton marks near the boundary 50m out, is called to play on after crabbing inside, goes himself off a step and uses the breeze nicely for the first Suns goal. (Q1 10:47)
Dangerfield marks 50m out on a slight angle and misses. (Q1 13:07)
Hawkins intercepts a telegraphed Harbrow kick in at the hotspot for his first goal, he doesn’t need that sort of charity! (Q1 14:17)
Scheer passes to Barlow 40m out on a slight angle who misses. (Q1 16:37)
Dangerfield marks deep in the pocket 25m out and shoots OOTF again, another shank. (Q1 19:33)
Menzel marks near true CHF, runs in very rightish but gets the set shot on line for his first goal. (Q1 21:33)
Scott Selwood roves at half forward, baulks out of a tackle and gives to Menegola steaming past for an easy running snap from 30m on a slight angle, two for him. (Q1 23:23)
Scheer catches Henderson HTB 40m out on a slight angle and kicks a nice goal. (Q1 24:38)
Hawkins snaps from the HFF into the base of the goalpost. (Q1 25:53)
Dangerfield throws his head back to win a high contact free on Barlow 45m out on a slight angle, he gives off to Joel Selwood who misses. (Q1 27:53)
Henry marks on the HFF and hits the square, the ball sails over Hawkins and settles in the breadbasket of Abbott who goals. (Q2 1:35)
Murdoch marks a Hawkins pass 20m out on a slight angle on a slow play, he kicks truly. (Q2 4:47)
Blicavs marks a long Henderson ball from the point of the centre square to 15m out on the flank for a rare goal. (Q2 9:30)
Kelly screws through a nice finish from a stoppage near the hotspot. (Q2 14:25)
Ablett marks 40m out on a slight angle but misses. (Q2 15:44)
Menzel taps the crumb from a Hawkins contest at the hotspot to Dangerfield who misses around the corner. (Q2 16:52)
Hawkins marks on the HFF and passes down the line to Ablett 20m out for another one. (Q2 17:49)
Barlow roves and gives to Fiorini for a snap off a step off his left from 40m on the flank, that’s wide. (Q2 19:28)
Schoenfeld marks a Young pass behind Taylor 20m out on the flank on the end of a quick rebound around members wing. He kicks truly. (Q2 20:31)
Ablett bounces through a snap from a pack at the hotspot. (Q2 24:46)
Scott Selwood gives Murdoch a Joe the Goose special after Menzel wins a loose footy at half forward. (Q2 26:23)
Menzel bounces through a snap from the HFF. The home crowd is loving this, as are fantasy owners of Cats, but otherwise this is not much of a contest. (Q2 29:45)
Barlow plays on to advantage on the wing and hits Young 45m out on a slight angle, he goes to Miller 40m out on the flank who misses. (Q3 2:55)
After a couple of long snap misses by Sexton, the Cats rebound around members wing with Hawkins hitting Scott Selwood to mark and run into the open goal. (Q3 8:43)
Hawkins marks on the lead near true CHF and goals, two for him. (Q3 12:25)
Henderson kicks to the square, no one there but Dangerfield gets a free for a block by May 15m out in front for a charity goal. (Q3 18:34)
Kelly plays on to advantage from a free to Abbott and snaps a nice goal from 40m on a slight angle. (Q3 21:06)
Sexton marks just inside CHF and misses. (Q3 23:26)
Weller feeds Barlow for a miss from half forward. (Q3 26:15)
Blicavs kicks straight to Crossley from the kick in who sails it back over his head, oh dear! (Q3 26:15)
Dangerfield roves a long Guthrie ball to a pack at the hotspot, breaks an arm tackle by poor young Bowes and snaps truly. (Q3 27:38)
Dangerfield marks 35m out on the flank and steers through his third goal. (Q4 2:03)
Ablett has an acre of space in the centre for some reason, he runs free and goes long to Dangerfield to mark over Joyce near the behind line and boot his fourth. (Q4 4:33)
Tuohy snaps a goal from the pocket. Moderate applause. (Q4 6:54)
Kelly converts a set shot from 40m on a slight angle. (Q4 9:18)
Duncan joins the party with a long set shot conversion. (Q4 11:30)
Lyons goals from the square with an assist by Scheer and an astoundingly lucky bounce that wrongfoots Taylor. (Q4 14:08)
Abbott misses a set shot from the HFF. (Q4 16:58)

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