Willie catches the winning out of the Crazy Horse Electric game. He becomes the hero of the team.
Willie gets hurt while water skiing. Big Will tries to help him but makes it worse. Jenny yells at big Will and tries to save Willie.
Willie decided that he couldn't live in Coho anymore, so he decided to move to Oakland. When he got to Oakland the bus broke down, he decided to walk to the next stop. when he got there he met a street gang which followed him to his next stop where he then got beat up.
After Willie was beat up he was took in by the bus driver names Lacey. Lacey let him sleep at his house and helped him get into school.
Willie joins OMLC school and realizes that his problems aren't as bad as others. He learned how to cope with his problems and gained back most of his strength he had before. He worked with his teacher Lisa and her friend Sammy who taught lot's about how to look at life and act. One night while Willie was waiting at school for Hawk the JO Boys showed up.
He heard them starting to destroy things, but then he smelt something really wrong. willie smelt fire. Wanting to get out he started throwing his cane has he open the door, and he hit the leader of the JO Boys. Willie felt bad so he went and helped the JO Boy out of the school.