Blog log from P1 of 2019: West Coast vs Geelong

Petruccelle marks at half forward, wheels and finds Rioli in between two Cat tall defenders. Rioli shoots from 45m on a slight angle, he doesn’t score. (Q1 2:40)
Darling kicks the first goal of the evening after marking a Ryan pass over Henry and Blicavs 20m out in front. (Q1 4:51)
Ratugolea gets a contact free on Barrass 40m out on the flank. His set shot drifts wide. (Q1 9:59)
Miers pressures Sheed at the Cats hotspot and the grand final hero panics with a dump kick to 40m where Zach Guthrie marks on his own for the first Gelong goal. (Q1 11:21)
Miers snaps wide from 20m in front after a throw in. (Q1 12:52)
Vardy converts a set shot from 40m on the flank after a fairly soft contact free against Fort in a marking contest. (Q1 16:01)
Allen flies for a screamer between two big Cats at the hotspot to clunk it and then miss. (Q1 18:51)
Watson turns the ball over by foot at half back to Constable, Selwood gets a snap off a step from the hotspot and nails it. (Q1 20:19)
Parfitt roves a Rohan contest near the hotspot, baulks away from an arm tackle by Duggan and snaps truly around the corner off his right boot. (Q1 23:06)
Ryan earns a high contact free 25m out on the flank and steers through his first goal. (Q1 24:21)
Dangerfield misses a snap off a step in a big pack after a stoppage 20m out on a slight angle. (Q1 26:34)
Parfitt baulks in heavy traffic 40m out in front but misses off the left. (Q1 27:08)
Ryan rolls through a snap from a pack 20m out in front just before the QT siren sounds. (Qtr Time)
Miers marks in front of Hurn 40m out on a slight angle and roosts a nice kick into the breeze for his first goal. (Q2 1:02)
Rioli goals from point blank range after roving a Petruccelle smother at a stoppage. (Q2 8:33)
Selwood gets a free for a hold well within range but decides on a short pass to Dangerfield 30m out on the flank. Danger misses badly. (Q2 10:31)
Ryan roves Darling and misses from 40m on the flank. (Q2 14:34)
Ryan lopes down the flank under no pressure but misses from 20m. (Q2 23:48)
Vardy strips Blicavs in a tackle on the wing to win a HTB free, Allen marks near the boundary 30m out and slots it after the HT siren. (Q2 27:18)
Stewart evades two chasers in a scoot down the wing, he bombs over the leading forwards but it bounces wide from 55m on a slight angle. (Q3 3:10)
Clark passes to the lead of Ratugolea near the hotspot, who misses. (Q3 6:07)
Petruccelle has a run down the wing, reaches the HFF and kicks to space near the square for Allen to run onto, ride a tackle and goal. (Q3 10:52)
Ratugolea sprays wide under heavy pressure from the pocket 20m out. (Q3 12:48)
Parfitt snaps a goal from the hotspot after roving a Kelly kick to Constable. (Q3 13:38)
Parfitt plays on to advantage after a HTB free to Atkins on the HFF to snap his third goal from 30m on the flank. (Q3 21:12)
Duncan misses on the run from 45m in front. (Q3 22:31)
Narkle puts Geelong in the lead with a snap from a big pack at the top of the square after a ball up. (Q3 24:08)
Cam Guthrie misses on the run from 45m in front. Cats are peppering the goals. (Q3 24:38)
Rioli marks on the HFF within range then turns and finds Cameron on his own at the hotspot, on the end of a fast break around outer wing. Cameron kicks truly, just. (Q3 27:53)
Sheed releases Cameron on the HFF, he has space and time but chooses a short pass to Darling 20m out on the flank. Darling kicks truly, Eagles lead again nearing 3QT. (Q3 30:04)
Sheed gets the home crowd cheering with a bouncing snap goal from a pack at the hotspot after a ball up. (Q4 1:02)
Hickey clears long by foot from the next centre bounce, Darling beats his man to mark and goal from the top of the square. (Q4 2:26)
Petruccelle goals on the run from the hotspot after another Eagle centre clearance. (Q4 3:23)
Dahlhaus misses a long range snap. (Q4 10:15)
Dangerfield gets a contact free on Duggan 45m out on the flank. Tough kick into the wind and he’s blowing hard himself… but he’s a champ, nice goal. (Q4 15:05)
Rohan runs back with the flight to mark ahead of Duggan 30m out on a slight angle, but his set shot is terrible, barely a point. (Q4 16:54)
Sheppard passes to Ryan in front of Henderson 40m out wide on the flank, who misses. (Q4 18:17)
Allen roves a chaos ball at the top of the square to snap a nice goal in a contest with Zach Guthrie. (Q4 19:52)
Darling is over the back of Henderson to mark a Venables pass on a fast break for an easy goal. (Q4 21:49)
Stanley gives to Rohan who misses from a pack at the Cat hotspot. (Q4 23:25)
Venables misses on the run from the HFF after roving his own contest. (Q4 25:07)
Darling gets some junk in the last couple of minutes. (Q4 26:41)

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