Susan Millar, her brother Felix Miller, and her Dad live in North Carolina. Susan is the best girl basketball player in her state. Felix is a pretty average player, but he is improving. Their Dad is their trainer, and he spends a lot of time with them.
I found out that I have cancer today. I need you to coach Felix's team for me.The other coaches will make fun of you though.
Susan's Dad has been diagnosed with cancer, and she has to coach Felix's team in the state tournament, and fight through the mocking. along the way. This Is the conflict of the story.
After practicing many drills, Felix and his team are ready for their tournament. They win there first three games, even though they were being mocked a lot.
Felix and his team lost a game, and are at risk of not moving on to the finals. This is the climax of the story.
The Rockets receive the news that because of point differential, they can move on to the finals. They begin to play the very intense final game.