When Ted’s twin sister Lisa, a fullback on the ‘Cats soccer team, gets attention for her special move on the field, Ted determines to come up with an outstanding play also.
Jane is looking forward to the start of the volleyball season when her widower father drops a bombshell: he is planning to marry a woman with a teenage daughter of her own! Jane’s new mother and stepsister go out of their way to be nice and accommodating, so she eagerly tries to adjust to the new people in her life. But when her stepsister, Michaela, suddenly becomes a star on Jane’s volleyball team, Jane finds her jealousy of this newcomer more than she can bear.
The star running back of the NFL. The All-Star center leading his team to the championship. Matt Christopher delves into the life of both of these sports stars, exploring the paths they have traveled, the hardships they have overcome, and the highs and lows of their careers. Each book contains exciting black-and-white action photos, the player’s stats, and a list of his career highlights. Real-life sports action plus Matt Christopher’s easy-to-read style equals a series not be missed.
Chico Romez is new to the Royals baseball team, but all the players welcome him and his ability in the outfield. All but one, that its. String Becker seems to have it in for Chico. What will it take for Chico to prove himself to String?
Describes the life and skating career of the young woman who won a gold medal in figure skating at the 1998 Olympics.
X’s friends believe he can excel at any extreme sport, so when they want to check out the new climbing wall at the mall, he decides to hide his fear of heights rather than have them think him a coward.
Mudders’ catcher Rudy Calhoun is having a bad season behind the plate until, at a yard sale, he buys a used catcher’s mask that greatly improves his playing.
After Alan accidentally kicks his teammate Eddie during a game, he not only has problems kicking but also has to endure teasing by another fullback.
When Rusty Young is diagnosed with diabetes, his parents want him to stop playing basketball, but Rusty doesn’t want to. When Rusty learns that his friends have formed a summer league team, he is determined to persuade his parents to let him join them.
A young baseball player loses his confidence after being hit in the chest by a fast moving ball.