The field was wet and muddy from the rain last night. A deep pool of mud formed on the field. Blazer and Benny were on the sideline with the Coach. ” I know it will be hard to play under these conditions,” he said looking on the field. ” But I can only expect you to do your best.” Coach looked back at the team, All of the boys were wearing short soccer shorts with their numbers, except Benny. The only girl on the team, She wore shorts and a shirt with the school name on the front and her number on the back. A pair of red straps were visible on her shoulder. Coach finished his talk. ” now get on out their and do the very best you can.” He blew his whistle and the team ran on the field.
Blazer’s bother and sister set up their lawn chairs next to Benny’s parents. Aunt Claudia came a few minutes later, but instead of joining her team at the opposite end, she set up her lawn chair next to Big Bro. ” Now remember our agreement,” she said ” if my school wins this game, Blazer and Sis will be transferred to Upper crust Academy.” Big Bro nodded his head “Yes Aunt Claudia,” he said ” I remember.” Aunt Claudia took her glasses out of her black leather bag. ” My school is far superior,” she said ” It’s were those two belong.” Benny’s father looked over at her. ” Would you like me to tell you were you belong? ” he asked. His wife held him down.
The referee blew his whistle and the game started. The two teams passed the ball to each other. the players kept slipping in the mud. Blazer was the dirtiest, his white fur was covered in a brown muck. Benny ‘s clothes were wet and dirty. Benny scored the first goal after receiving a pass from Blazer. She was able to get it into the net passed the diving goalie. He fell face first into the mud. The referee blew his whistle ending the half, and both teams went to their sidelines.
Blazer and Benny had a snack of carrots and carrot juice with the team. Benny was congratulated by the other players for her goal. When the game started again, Blazer and Benny ran on the field with the team. The game remained a one goal lead for Blazer’s team. Benny was running with the ball, when she slipped and fell into the deep mud puddle. The referee called a time out. Blazer ran to the edge of the puddle ahead of the team. He called her name, but she didn’t answer. Blazer jumped into the puddle. He swam through the muck trying to find her. Benny!” he called. He heard a voice call him ” Blazer, over here.” he swam through the chest deep muck to the other side. Blazer reached over and held Benny. ” Are you hurt?” he asked. ” Benny looked herself over. ” Covered in mud,” she said ” but I’m okay.” They were helped out of the puddle by coach and Big Bro.
Benny removed her muddy shirt revealing her red bikini top. She adjusted the straps. ” Let’s play some soccer,” she said. the game resumed and Blazer’s team won by one goal.