..."It's the MacManurberry Bombardiers ahead of the Arlen Aviators
by 9 pins."Strickland: "Hank,
you're up! It's all up to you."Hank nervously goes up
to bowl.Clark looks across the
Coach Hill?"Goth Girl: "Forget
about the coach! We need Bobby to win this game!"Bobby goes up to bowl.
He throws the ball, and knocks down 8 pins.Team and crowd
applauds.Bobby picks up the
spare, and prepares for his final frame.The pressure is on.
Everyone is counting on him. His team. His coach. His dad. Everyone.Suddenly, he remembers
what Hank told him once before; "Be thankful that God allows
another day."Just then, bowling
didn't seem like the most important thing to him anymore. Even if he
failed here, Bobby still had his whole life to find another thing to
fall back on.He gained some inner
confidence, put the ball into position, and took his steps forward.One.Two.Three.Bobby throws the ball.
The ball makes a slight curve right. It knocks down...all ten pins!Scores: Bobby - 167,
Goth Girl - 201, Dooley - 153, Clark - 125.With Bobby's score of
167, the Arlen Aviators have won the game by one strike!The Bombardiers pout
in disappointment.Announcer #2:
"Ladies and gentlemen, our new junior bowling champions...The
Arlen Aviators!"The audience cheers as
the team goes to congratul...