In the beginning, Ponyboy is jumped by socs. His friends and brothers come and save him.
Ponyboy, Dallas, and Johnny meet cherry at the drive-in and she becomes friends with ponyboy.
After ponyboy fights with the oldest, Darry, He runs away to the park and the socs show up to beat them, Ponyoy was getting drowned in the fountain until johnny took out his switch blade and killed bob the soc.
At the rumble, Darry is face to face with one of his old friends, and they start to fight, and dally showed up, yelling that "there ain't no rumble without me" then the rumble began. And the Greasers won!