Blog log from R14 of 2019: St Kilda vs Brisbane

McCluggage snaps the first score of the game, a miss from 35m on a slight angle. (Q1 0:33)
Lyons sets up McCarthy to turn and shoot forward of a pack on the flank 40m out but he also misses. (Q1 2:05)
McInerney marks a Rayner kick from the HFF to the pocket 20m out with McKenzie out of position, but he misses as well. (Q1 2:43)
Zorko looks behind a pack at the hotspot for a backwards kick to Gardiner, the backman knows his limitations so he gives off to Rich for the first goal from 50m on a slight angle. (Q1 4:49)
Armitage drops a relieving mark and Cameron is there to pounce and snap across the body from the hotspot for his first goal of the evening. (Q1 7:18)
Parker passes to Hind near the boundary 40m out on the end of a switch rebound, he kicks the first goal for St Kilda. (Q1 14:07)
Hind plays on for a contact free to Marshall in the centre, he bounces his way through CHF, encounters Answerth, dithers and then almost panics with the left foot snap… goal! (Q1 17:02)
Cameron jumps for joy after roving a smothered Allison attempt and snapping his second goal from near the hotspot. (Q1 20:29)
Bruce marks a Billings pass in front of Lester 45m out on the flank and roosts a nice set shot for his first goal. (Q1 21:56)
Martin taps to Neale at a stoppage on the HFF, Neale runs to 40m near the boundary and misses. (Q1 25:22)
Answerth almost gives up a goal taking on Membrey’s tackle at the Saints hotspot, ball spills and Carlisle soccers wide from 15m. (Q1 26:02)
Clark turns the ball over in midfield and the long ball goes to Cameron one out at the hotspot, McKenzie spoils but loses his feet, Charlie keeps his to gather and goal. (Q1 27:56)
McStay receives from Rayner and misses from half forward. (Q1 29:45)
Gresham marks within range at half forward and has Hannebery zoning up in an acre of space on the fat side, but the kick is poor and Hanners eventually misses from 40m. (Q2 1:52)
Allison dumps a high kick from defensive hotspot to the HBF but Billings leaps and marks it on his chest 45m out, no score results directly though. (Q2 3:33)
But from the subsequent chain the Saints retain possession and eventually Hodge gives away an arm chop free to Membrey 20m out on the flank who converts. (Q2 4:33)
Robinson roves on the HFF and gives to Christensen who baulks onto his right boot and screws home his first goal. (Q2 16:04)
Hind passes short to Dunstan 40m out on the flank, who misses. (Q2 20:19)
Lyons snaps a roller from a stoppage near the hotspot, it skids past McKenzie and through. (Q2 22:13)
Hipwood intercepts Battle on the wing, has options streaming towards goal on the counter but goes himself from 55m on a slight angle… well wide. (Q2 24:08)
The Lions lock in the kick in to the HFF, Lyons snaps from 45m off a few steps and it wobbles inside the post for his second! (Q2 24:17)
Martin feeds Zorko to speed away from a stoppage on the wing and go long to Cameron 45m out on the flank. Cameron, who is battling a knock, misses to the near side. (Q3 0:42)
Hipwood kicks long to the square behind the Saint defence from the HFF, Cameron chases, gathers and snaps over his shoulder for goal number four. (Q3 2:44)
Cameron runs into two Saint defenders near the hotspot but shrugs off the McKenzie tackle and snaps his fifth goal from 15m! (Q3 4:29)
McCarthy takes a big pack mark from a speculator to the top of the square for another one. The Lions’ class is starting to show. (Q3 6:23)
Robinson marks 45m out on a slight angle, his set shot is a punching low ball that has the distance, another one for the rampaging Lions. (Q3 12:14)
Acres runs from the next centre bounce towards CHF, fumbles, gathers and gives to Hind who shoots straight from 45m. (Q3 13:39)
Martin to Neale at the next centre bounce, Hipwood marks the clearance kick at CHF, his set shot drifts to the behind line where McInerney marks and hits the goalpost. (Q3 15:29)
Christensen marks a Zorko clearance from the HFF down the line to 35m but misses. (Q3 21:44)
Christensen snaps a champagne footy goal after a stoppage near the hotspot, McCluggage with the goal assist handball and Bundy with some class from the pocket. (Q3 23:30)
McStay marks on the HFF and feeds McCluggage gliding by for a Big Mac stacker of a goal from 40m. (Q3 25:45)
Hipwood leaps over Wilkie to mark a long Zorko ball to the square for another one. (Q3 27:00)
McStay gathers, turns Marsh with a right foot step and passes from the pocket to Zorko on the other side 15m out on the flank for another one. (Q3 29:30)
Christensen feeds McStay for another one from the pocket, the Lions are rampant! (Q3 30:42)
Billings forces Allison to throw under a tackle near the boundary 45m out, his set shot after the 3QT siren is short for no score. (Q3 32:29)
McCluggage sails through the first goal of Q4 junk time from the HFF, his second. (Q4 0:35)
McStay marks in a wrestle with Battle using his left hand 30m out on the flank, but misses the lot. (Q4 1:58)
Bruce marks in front of Hodge at the hotspot and boots his second goal. (Q4 3:38)
Parker marks 20m out on the flank for some junk. (Q4 8:58)
Parker misses after marking 30m out on the flank on the other side. (Q4 12:29)
Gresham pickpockets Answerth for some junk from square after the Lion had fumbled, and looks disgusted. (Q4 14:03)
McStay marks 35m out on the flank and misses. (Q4 18:33)
Bruce catches Gardiner HTB 40m out on the flank but misses. (Q4 20:18)
Bruce marks on the HFF, plays on and misses from 45m under no pressure. (Q4 26:44)
Kent gets a set shot after the final siren from 40m on the boundary but he doesn’t score. (Q4 29:13)

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