“Dylan, are you excited about the game tonight?” Allison asked barely able to contain the enthusiasm in her voice.
“Yeah, sure,” Dylan mustered out in response.
Dylan was in his freshmen year in high school and the final game between his team, the Rattlers, and their rival school, the Pirates, was tonight. While he was ecstatic about the game he was incredibly nervous. Being his first year on the football team he had more mistakes under his belt than victories. In fact, most of his teammates called him “the benchwarmer” for a reason. Continue reading “Focus”