Lucky Seven Sports Stories

A collection of sports related short stories that have all the action, suspense and thrill of the Matt Christopher sports novels.  This a fun read that everyone will enjoy....

Extreme Team #7, Wild Ride

Knowing that the mountain trails are unsafe for bicycles due to fallen trees and other obstacles, Jonas helps organize a clean-up crew in early spring, but when he hears someone else biking on the trail he cannot resist a ride of his own....

Supercharged Infield

Penny Farrell is surprised by the sudden change in her teammates on the Hawks softball team. They are playing better that Penny ever thought possible! Stranger still, this new strength brings dramatic change to the girls’ attitudes. Penny decides to solve this puzzling mystery. Could it have a...

Wild Pitch

Eddie doesn’t like the idea of girls playing baseball in his league, but when one of his pitches injures a girl, he rethinks his attitudes....

Johnny No Hit

Threatened by a beating if he hits against Roy’s pitching, Johnny almost loses a ballgame for his team....

The Team That Stopped Moving

Dick Farrar was glum.  The baseball team he had helped organize couldn’t seem to get a winning combination together.  Then one day, in the midst of an important play, something happens to Dick.  For some strange reason, all the action on the field seems to freeze, and a man who calls himsel...

Glue Fingers

Billy Joe was a fine football player.  His brother told him he could catch a pass just ass if he had glue on his fingers.  But Billy Joe wouldn’t play on any team.  He knew he was good but he also was afraid that the other boys would make fun of him because he stuttered.  Should a stutter ...

Jinx Glove

Chip really wanted a new glove.  The one he owned had once belonged to his father, and it was okay, but Chip couldn’t get the idea of a new one out of his head.  Using money he has saved, Chip finally does go out and buy the glove he’s longed for.  Then he throws the old one in the la...

Mystery Coach

When their coach becomes ill and their baseball team starts falling apart, several of the Blazers begin receiving coaching tips from an anonymous phone caller....