Rick Browner reporting for AFANA from Patersons Stadium in Perth
North Melbourne faced the West Coast Eagles in the second Elimination Final at Patersons Stadium with temperatures in the mid eighties and the sun shining brightly. It was always going to be a tough assignment for a team visiting from Melbourne to play in the West and the Kangaroos found out the hard way. The Eagles ran all over them in a one sided contest with the domination starting early in the match.
West Coast was full of running and kicked seven unanswered goals in the first quarter to effectively