Mark, center for his middle school's soccer team the Scorpions, must cope with his parents' divorce and a teammate who holds a grudge against him.
Since 12-year-old Mark's parents are in the midst of a bitter divorce, he is temporarily living with his grandparents. Things seem to be going pretty well for Mark as he's become the star of the school's soccer team and has made some new friends. One day Mark loses his temper on the field and his anger frightens everyone including Mark himself. Will Mark be able to deal with his anger appropriately or will his newly-found temper keep him benched for the rest of the season?
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
Subgenre: Social Issues / Emotions + Feelings, Family / Marriage + Divorce, General, Sports + Recreation / Soccer