Blog log from R12 of 2020: West Coast vs Hawthorn

Sheed puts his head over a loose footy to get a high contact free on Jiath but hits the post from 40m on a slight angle. (Q1 1:11)
Kennedy takes an OOTF free on Frost 30m out on the boundary and threads the needle for the first goal of what looks to be a long evening. (Q1 1:43)
Cripps gives to Kelly who misses off a step from the hotspot. (Q1 3:12)
Frost dives in front of Cripps to rush a loose ball in the square after a Kennedy contest on the HFF. (Q1 9:30)
Gaff sends a very high ball up the chimney, it falls on top of a huge pack 35m out on the flank where Ryan takes a Disco Roach special and goals. (Q1 10:58)
Glass is pinged for encroachment to bring Darling from midfield to 40m on a slight angle, who hits the left goalpost. (Q1 16:45)
Reid mows down Impey running from CHB and goes long to the square where Ryan marks and goals. (Q1 21:30)
Allen marks 20m out in the pocket and punches low and hard for his first goal, after the Eagles apply some frontal pressure. (Q2 1:30)
Gunston marks at half forward within range but passes to Morrison on his own 35m out on a slight angle, the kid plays on but misses. (Q2 3:00)
Shiels baulks away from a stoppage 20m out and snaps the first goal for Hawthorn, belatedly. (Q2 6:00)
Two Hawks fall over Kennedy at the top of the square to allow Darling to mark an Ah Chee ball for his first goal. (Q2 7:46)
The Hawks get a rebound going up the guts, Frost has Wingard on the HFF who goes long to Burgoyne at the top of the square for his first goal. (Q2 11:29)
Kennedy marks a Ryan pass 35m out on the flank and misses. (Q2 13:46)
Mitchell roves an O’Brien contest against three Eagles at the hotspot but snaps wide off the left. (Q2 15:29)
Hardwick’s handball at half back is tapped down by Cole and there are Eagles everywhere on the counter, Darling give Cripps a Joe the Goose special. (Q2 20:06)
Naitanui goes long after the first centre bounce of Q3 to the top of the square where Kennedy beats Frawley to mark and goals. Simple footy when West Coast plays it. (Q3 0:44)
Impey has a snap from the pocket touched off the boot for a behind. (Q3 2:28)
Darling bombs high down the flank where Kennedy runs back with the flight to mark 20m out and boot his third goal. (Q3 2:59)
It is already junk time, and Darling joins the party with a mark and goal from 45m on the flank. (Q3 5:52)
Nash drops a Burgoyne pass in the square, Sheppard rushes, story of Hawthorn’s day. (Q3 8:00)
Gunston hits the post from 40m after a rare mistake in defence by McGovern. (Q3 8:28)
Gunston goals from the square after contesting against Sheppard and having the crumb fall near his boot. (Q3 10:40)
Impey pokes a centring ball from the boundary to O’Brien 25m out on the flank, who converts with no problem. (Q3 12:23)
Ryan flies over a pack 35m out on a slight angle to clunk a Gaff ball and goal. (Q3 17:55)
Glass marks an O’Brien pass 15m out on a slight angle for a rare goal. (Q3 22:10)
Sheppard gets a free in a pack 30m out on a slight angle and goals, much to the delight of his teammates. (Q3 26:11)
Gunston snaps a goal from a ball in 20m out. (Q4 5:32)
Rain now falling hard. (Q4 7:56)
Darling marks at the hotspot and gives off to Reid, all the Hawks stopped so he has no pressure to screw through his first goal in senior footy off the left. (Q4 8:18)
Worpel gets some long-range garbage. (Q4 12:50)
Reid soccers wide from 10m out under pressure after a stoppage. (Q4 21:06)

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