Piper Ryans is in no way possible a girly-girl. At the age of 3 her Father leaves her mother and their family for another woman . Then when she was 10 a terrible accident happened that killed her Mother and Brother James. She dreams about it every night but has never has cried since the accident. She's now 16 and plays in the Oxford high school football team. Everyone but her and her best friend Jay Matthews thinks she plays because she hates cheerleaders but her and jay know the real reason why she plays. What happens when life starts to turn and things get difficult? What happens when life catches up ? Will she be able to continue playing football? Will her secret be revealed? And what about the most hated word in the world (according to Piper) Love?