The storeroom at Mr. Charles's shop
The bathroom at school
His locker in the hallway by the gym
The custodian's closet at school
For shooting at his wife and son while he was drunk
For carrying a gun without a license
For trying to rob Mr. Charles's store
For stealing cars
Learn to play the trumpet.
Get a job.
Find a girlfriend.
He tripped on a shoelace, which pulled off his shoes and made him fall.
Everyone, including the girls, were beating his times on the track.
He didn't know which direction to run.
He pulled a muscle and had to limp off the field.
Cut his high-tops down
Steal Lu's track shoes
Steal a pair from the mall
Work to earn money to buy a pair
Took the new team members out to dinner at a Chinese restaurant
Took everyone to a movie in the mall
Invited the new team members to a party at his house
Took everyone to watch a professional track meet
He had run in the Olympics and won a gold medal.
He had lost all his money in the stock market.
His wife was a soap opera actress on TV.
He enjoyed skydiving.
Running in his old ones and cleaning Coach's cab
Being kicked off the team
Eating only bread and water for two months
Getting arrested by the police and having a real rap sheet
The book ended after the race started but before it finished.
Lu came in first and Ghost was second.
Ghost came in first and Brandon was second.
Brandon came in first, Lu second, and Ghost third.