After she gets cut from the soccer team her senior year, Riley doesn’t know what to do. She had the best kick on the team but wasn’t fast enough. When the high school football team is in desperate need of a new kicker, Riley decides to go for it. But swapping a soccer ball for a football isn’t so easy. Riley has to learn how to kick a football and deal with a teammate who isn’t happy about her being on the team. When it comes down to the wire, will her natural talent be enough? Or will Riley crack under the pressure?
Review from Kirkus Reviews
“[A] reluctant reader-friendly fast read with positive messages about hard work and being a good teammate.”
Review from School Library Journal
“With action-packed sequences on the field and riveting plots off of it dealing with timely topics, such as sports injuries and sexism, this series will appeal to hi-lo readers.”