Blog log from R19 of 2022: West Coast vs St Kilda

Butler snaps the first goal from 45m out on a slight angle after receiving from Hill and running past traffic onto his left boot. (Q1 8:12)
Membrey curls through a nice snap from a stoppage 30m out on a slight angle. (Q1 10:53)
Ross passes to Higgins 45m out on a slight angle after the next centre bounce, who hoofs the set shot into the post. (Q1 11:59)
Waterman leaps in front of a mudded Sinclair to clunk a long ball to a pack 20m out in front for the first goal for the West Coast. (Q1 14:23)
Kennedy comes back with the flight to draw an arm chop free on Wilkie 40m out in front, he converts. (Q1 19:15)
Rotham slides to mark a Culley clearance kick to 45m on the flank. His set shot starts rightish but falls inside the post for a rare goal! (Q1 21:58)
Windhager misses a set shot from just inside 50m on a slight angle. (Q1 26:13)
Duggan kicks to the pocket where Darling is monstered by Clark to get a free 25m out, he plays on and misses. (Q1 27:58)
King roves a Witherden spoil 40m out on the flank and snaps across the body for a nice goal. (Q2 1:43)
Higgins marks a Membrey pass to 25m on the flank, plays on and screws through the goal. (Q2 3:32)
Kennedy gets rid of Wilkie to mark a long Cripps kick to 25m out on a slight angle, he boots goal number two. (Q2 5:04)
Kennedy marks on the boundary 45m out but there’s a downfield free to Rotham near the hotspot for some argy-bargy off the ball. Rotham goals again! (Q2 11:08)
Webster it was who was pinged for a rabbit punch to the guts. (Q2 11:43)
Crouch gives to Gresham on a surge play from the next centre bounce but the snap from 40m is into the post. (Q2 12:53)
Higgins roves and gives to Butler for a turnover gaol after the kick in. (Q2 13:33)
Credit to Membrey for providing the contest and then reefing a contested handball out to Higgins. (Q2 14:08)
King marks 40m out on a slight angle and misses, disappointingly. (Q2 15:28)
Culley kicks over his head at half forward to clear congestion, bit of chaos and Ryan is first to the fall near the hotspot to mark and goal. (Q2 17:08)
Butler passes to Higgins in the pocket who plays on from 20m and goals, building off good work by King to link up on the wing. (Q2 21:07)
Gresham sharks a Bazzo handball clanger in the centre and bounces away, then chooses a short pass to Membrey 45m out on a slight angle, who misses. (Q2 23:08)
Long catches Edwards HTB after a stoppage 40m out near the boundary, bit far out for a screwing set shot you’d think but he makes it work for a fabulous finish! (Q2 26:35)
Williams floats back behind Marshall to take a nice pack mark at the hotspot and bring the Eagles back within a kick with his first goal. (Q2 29:29)
Butler roves Membrey’s contest to Steele’s centre clearance and gives to Crouch who snaps across the body for a goal from 45m on a slight angle. (Q2 31:29)
Windhager bounces out of the next centre bounce for the clearance, goes to ground in the pocket where Butler gets a contact free on Duggan 30m out and goals as the HT siren goes! (Q2 33:09)
Waterman gets a contact free 20m out in front but hits the post. (Q3 1:54)
Jones intercepts a dump kick by Sinclair on the HFF and plays on for a quick, low kick to the square for Darling to mark and goal. (Q3 13:36)
West Coast is applying a forward press and it’s working to deliver repeat inside 50s, Darling marks a high Hough kick to 20m on the flank and goals again. (Q3 16:24)
Higgins wins a hard footy in a pack at the hotspot and gives out to Membrey whose snap is a dirty wobbler but just falls over the goal line! (Q3 20:32)
Hough plays goalkeeper to block a Gresham volley from the square to save a goal. (Q4 1:33)
Wood misses a snap from deep in the pocket. (Q4 2:37)
King keeps his feet after contesting with Barrass at the top of the square to snap a huge goal! (Q4 11:55)
Wood gathers a King kick to grass in the pocket, slips over, gets up and bounces through a sensational finish from 25m to seal the game! (Q4 19:39)
Butler is on his own over the back to mark a long Windhager ball from the HFF after Windhager sharks a Redden handball. (Q4 22:39)
Ryan centres for Culley to mark 40m out on a slight angle. He cramps up before going back and kicking his first senior goal. (Q4 25:06)
Butler roves a Barrass failed attempt to intercept a chaos ball and waltzes into the open goal. (Q4 29:29)

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