Boost by Kathy Mackel
At six foot two, thirteen year-old Savvy wants desperately to play for the elite senior basketball team. She has the skills but is pushed around by the older players. How desperately does she want it? Will she do anything to make the team?
This is a fast-paced book that has many layers. Mrs. Schauer, Pettus Secondary Librarian, has a great book trailer on her blog: