Blog log from R1 of 2019: Brisbane vs West Coast

Ryan roves on the wing and gives to Yeo who runs over the HFF, but it’s Ryan himself who has run on to mark 30m out… but he misses. (Q1 0:54)
Gardiner passes to the lead of Cameron on the boundary 40m out. Charlie wows the crowd by threading the needle for the first goal! (Q1 3:54)
McCluggage does a one-two with Berry on a scoot to 50m on a slight angle but sprays the shot on the sprint. (Q1 6:03)
Zorko misses from heavy traffic at the hotspot following a stoppage. (Q1 7:39)
Bailey misses from near the hotspot after a very scrambly play at CHF and advantage played for a free on McCluggage. (Q1 10:40)
Ryan gets a set shot on the boundary 20m out after getting into a wrestle with Witherden and getting a very soft jumper punch to the jaw, he converts for the first Eagle goal. (Q1 13:25)
Allen gets a free at half forward and picks out Sheed 40m out on the flank, he plays on and pops it through. (Q1 16:40)
Robinson hooks wide from a set shot 45m out on the flank. (Q1 19:40)
Allen clunks a mark in front of Andrews 20m out on the flank for his first goal. (Q1 21:25)
Gardiner rushes a Shuey snap from off a step from half forward. (Q1 22:55)
Cameron roves and snaps off the left boot around the corner from near the hotspot… did he miss? Goal ump says goal… review shows it was a point. (Q1 24:55)
Allen collects a loose ball and snaps across the body from the pocket 25m out… fabulous goal! (Q1 27:25)
Yeo clears from the next centre bounce, Darling marks 40m out wide on the flank, he plays on and kicks a nice goal. Eagles already cruising at the Gabba. (Q1 29:26)
Yeo marks over Zorko 45m out on the flank just before the QT siren, his set shot starts leftish but swings inside the post. Everything coming up West Coast! (Qtr Time)
McCluggage releases Zorko to burst from the first centre bounce of Q2, McStay brings the ball to ground against two Eagles for McCarthy to rove and goal. (Q2 0:31)
Mathieson picks up a loose ball in traffic and finishes off the left off a couple of steps from 20m on a slight angle. (Q2 1:32)
Hutchings misses a snap off a step from 45m on the flank. (Q2 4:15)
The kick in to the Eagles hotspot is turned over by Rich who kicks short to Neale with a bloke on him, Venables pounces and goals. (Q2 5:02)
Berry passes short to McCarthy 45m out on a slight angle just before Cole smashes him. No 50, so he lines up from distance and kicks the goal anyway. (Q2 7:01)
Hipwood passes to the lead of Cameron in the pocket 25m out, he plays on and screws through a nice finish. (Q2 11:18)
Petruccelle snaps OOTF after a flashy run by Ryan down the flank to the pocket. (Q2 14:40)
Zorko speeds in front of Shuey up the guts, he goes to Cameron who gathers in the pocket and centres for McCluggage, his set shot from 35m swings left to right and through. (Q2 15:56)
Big pack on the HFF, the ball squirts out to Martin who feeds Neale for the go-ahead goal from 35m! (Q2 20:30)
Waterman misses badly from a set shot 30m out on the flank, as the crowd boos. (Q2 22:57)
Rayner kicks long from the wing to space for Cameron to chase in a battle with Duggan, they fight in the square but it’s Charlie who wins with a snap over the shoulder! (Q2 24:27)
Zorko catches Duggan HTB on the HFF and goes to the pocket for Rayner, Duggan smashes him but no 50, Rayner misses. (Q2 26:24)
Darling clunks a big pack mark from a clearance kick by Sheed down the flank to 45m, leaping in front of Walker and over Hodge. But he misses. (Q2 32:13)
Lyons fends off at half forward and hits Hipwood at the hotspot, who sprays an easy set shot. (Q3 3:32)
Berry marks over Yeo 40m out in the corridor and kicks into the goalpost. (Q3 4:55)
Jetta is pinged for a hold on Hipwood 45m out near the boundary. Hipwood sits it up to the square, no score. (Q3 11:42)
McCarthy feeds Neale who snaps across the body from the boundary 20m out… across the face. (Q3 13:52)
Berry wins a hard footy in a pack on the wing and gives to McCarthy, he turns and goes very long off a step from 60m… McStay shepherds it through! (Q3 15:22)
Hodge is pinged for deliberate OOB 40m out, Ryan takes the free but hits the square, Brisbane rebounds. (Q3 19:10)
On the end of that play, Hipwood’s kick to Zorko on the HFF is ugly but Zorko butters up, rides a tackle and gives to Bastinac who shoots from near the hotspot… goal! (Q3 20:02)
McStay worries Barrass out of a ground ball on the Lions HFF, McCluggage mops up and baulks clear of two chasers then hits Rayner at the hotspot, that’s eight goals in a row! (Q3 22:27)
Rayner gets another chance on the run from the HFF with a man right on his ginger, this one skids across the face. (Q3 24:54)
Lyons feeds Robinson for a snap after a stoppage hard in the pocket, that goes OOTF. (Q3 28:12)
Lyons runs around the boundary and tries a toepoke to some Lions in the pocket but it clears everyone and sits up in the square for McCarthy to goal! (Q4 3:18)
Shuey beats Neale to a loose ball on the wing and baulks around him to pass to Darling on the boundary 40m out, who threads the needle like a good forward should. (Q4 4:57)
Gardiner pushes Darling in the back chasing a loose ball 45m out on the flank, obvious free, the set shot sails wide. (Q4 7:03)
Rayner receives from Zorko running down the flank but his checkside grubber from 30m skids across the face. (Q4 8:39)
Brander roves, breaks a Rich tackle but shoots wide from 45m on a slight angle. (Q4 14:09)
Brander plays on to advantage from a free against Hodge but shoots wide from near the hotspot. (Q4 19:02)
Hodge turns the ball over in the middle, fast break West Coast, Andrews spoils Vardy whose tap rolls into the goalpost for a point. (Q4 21:16)
Yeo volleys a loose ball near the behind line through the goals but it was touched off the boot by Berry. (Q4 23:24)
Shuey is tackled as he kicks from a stoppage in the BP, it bounces in front of Rich who snaps off a step from 45m on a slight angle… crowd knows they’re home! (Q4 26:29)
Rayner runs away from Sheppard and into the open goal to continue the celebrations. (Q4 27:51)
Zorko gets a set shot from the hotspot after a 50m penalty, he makes no mistake. (Q4 29:19)

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