Schwenk's Struggles

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A fifteen year old girl named D.J., lives on a farm in a small town called Red Bend, Wisconsin. Red Bend’s neighboring town is Hawley and they compete against each other in everything especially sports. When D.J.’s father hurt his hip, he could no longer work on the farm until he had surgery. D.J. took responsibility of the farm and started slacking in school and had to quit basketball, volleyball and track. The Schwenk’s family is very athletic so this was very difficult for D.J. to do because she was known as the “star player” in her school. One day, Jimmy Ott sent Brian Nelson, from Hawley High School, the football quarterback, over the help with the farm, Jimmy Ott is friends with the family therefore he understand their struggles. D.J.

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