Blog log from R6 of 2022: North Melbourne vs Geelong

Miers bounces a snap wide from half forward to kick us off. (Q1 0:18)
Hawkins gathers a bouncing ball on the HFF, wheels and kicks over the hotspot to the fat side for Cameron to mark 35m out on a slight angle for the first goal of the afternoon. (Q1 1:15)
Miers strips McKay in a tackle on the wing and the Cats whip the ball forward, Hawkins releases Close to scoot to 40m on a slight angle for the goal. (Q1 5:30)
Davies-Uniacke roves a Simpkin kick to a pack 40m out but misses across the body. (Q1 6:16)
Cameron marks in the pocket 20m out, his set shot is a shank but Dempsey gets a free in the opposite pocket 20m out for contact by Young, he also misses. (Q1 9:55)
Selwood feeds in close to Close who is being close-checked, his snap off a step from the hotspot is close but no cigar. (Q1 15:08)
Zurhaar bumps Guthrie after disposal to concede a downfield free, Cameron hits the post from 40m on a slight angle. (Q1 17:29)
Bosenavulagi fumbles after a stoppage in defence, Duncan gives to Guthrie who blazes wide off a step from 25m on the flank. (Q1 19:16)
Curtis receives from Greenwood and misses on the turn from 20m on a slight angle. (Q1 20:00)
Greenwood receives from Zurhaar and baulks past the onrushing Bews with a skilful left-foot step, he snaps the goal from 40m on a slight angle. (Q1 21:55)
Parfitt misses a snap from half forward which Xerri fumbles over the behind line. (Q1 27:20)
Dempsey roves near the hotspot and gives to Guthrie zooming past, who straightens and checksides the goal just before QT. (Q1 28:31)
McDonald runs to CHF after the first centre bounce of Q2 and sails through a big goal! (Q2 1:07)
Holmes kicks to grass at the Cat hotspot for Cameron to run onto behind Walker, fumble, gather and goal. (Q2 3:03)
Dempsey reefs out a handball from a pack on the HFF to Cameron who passes to Hawkins 30m out in the pocket, the set shot is a beauty for his first. (Q2 5:28)
Curtis gets a holding free on Tuohy just inside 50m on the flank. His set shot falls on the goal line to be rushed. (Q2 7:28)
Hawkins marks a Stengle kick from the wing to the flank 45m out but his set shot is poor for no score. (Q2 9:13)
Horne-Francis is pinged for encroachment to bring Smith from half back to half forward, Isaac misses from 50m on a slight angle. (Q2 12:31)
Taylor marks a Curtis pass 45m out on a slight angle, his set shot is short for no score. (Q2 14:15)
Cameron marks 25m out on a slight angle and screws in the goal off the left. (Q2 16:28)
Cameron marks 40m out on a slight angle and flushes the right goalpost with his kick. (Q2 18:46)
Repeat inside 50s piling up for Geelong and again it’s Cameron on the end of it, he snaps another one from the pocket 25m out. (Q2 19:17)
Curtis marks a Simpkin pass 40m out in the corridor but misses, disappointingly. (Q2 21:23)
Close passes wide to Stengle 30m out near the boundary on the end of a fairly unpressured rebound. Stengle misses near side. (Q2 23:14)
After Guthrie catches Davies-Uniacke HTB at a stoppage on the wing, Parfitt passes to Hawkins 40m out on a slight angle who shaves the outside the left goalpost. (Q2 27:29)
Zurhaar draws a high contact free on Guthrie at a ball up 25m out on the flank, he converts. (Q3 1:51)
Miers catches Young HTB 35m out on the flank and misses. (Q3 5:14)
Another turnover on rebound for North as Holmes strips Corr in a tackle, Hawkins is over the back to rove and goal from 15m. (Q3 5:51)
Miers marks a Hawkins pass 40m out on the flank and misses, predictably. (Q3 7:58)
Young turns the ball over from the kick in trying to go short, Dempsey snaps the goal from 20m in the pocket and gets swamped by his teammates. (Q3 8:36)
Hawkins marks a Stanley clearance kick 40m out in the corridor and boots goal number three. (Q3 10:11)
Stengle receives from Dempsey on a fast break, fumbles on the HFF, regathers and snaps rather lazily for Scott to touch through in the square. (Q3 14:10)
Selwood marks at half forward and gets one of those cheap encroachment 50m penalties against Perez to gift him a goal. (Q3 14:51)
Kolodjashnij catches Taylor high 30m out on a slight angle, who misses. (Q3 19:11)
Stengle is on the end of a coast to coast rebound on that kick in started by Tuohy to run into the open goal. (Q3 20:12)
Simpkin goals on the run from 40m on a slight angle. (Q3 21:10)
Higgins gives to Smith who snaps wide off a step from 30m on the flank. (Q3 23:09)
Cameron helps himself to goal number five with a snap from 50m on the flank after a feed outside a pack by Bews. (Q3 26:52)
Hawkins volleys a crumb for some junk. (Q4 0:36)
Selwood places a pass onto the left nipple of Cameron leading up the corridor to 45m for goal number six. (Q4 2:36)
Holmes catches Zurhaar high at a stoppage at the North hotspot, who converts. (Q4 4:36)
Ziebell converts a long set shot. (Q4 8:40)
Bews misses a snap from the HFF. (Q4 12:17)
Curtis snaps his first goal in senior footy from half forward, and gets swamped. (Q4 13:19)
Greenwood feeds Davies-Uniacke who snaps some junk from 40m in front. (Q4 16:34)
Stengle snaps some garbage from the hotspot after roving. (Q4 19:37)
Horne-Francis misses with a snap from half forward. (Q4 20:33)
Blicavs marks a Selwood pass 30m out on the flank and slices his set shot right. (Q4 21:17)
Higgins intercepts the kick in and goes to Cameron for his seventh goal. (Q4 22:17)
Ziebell volleys a crumb from a Larkey contest wide from 10m. (Q4 27:58)
Zurhaar gets himself some more garbage after roving at half forward, three goals for him for the day. (Q4 28:52)
Dempsey runs up the wing and passes to Cameron at the hotspot to shoot for goal number eight, deep in junk time… nup. (Q4 30:57)

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