The Kicks season 1
TV series “The Kicks” focuses on a girl who loves soccer all her heart. Devin Burke is a real star in high school. She’s the leader of the school soccer team. She has everything she needs – study, friends and soccer. But suddenly, her parents decide to move to live in California. Devin forced to start over in a new place. Now she has no friends, and the local soccer team “The Kicks” is constantly losing in all the games. She wants to play but instead – her place in the team as equipment manager. But Devin doesn’t give up, she realizes that the team needs to change, and make every effort to become a leader. TV show is based on the book of the famous American soccer player Alex Morgan.
The Kicks season 1 episodes list:
Devin Burke was the star player on her soccer team back home until her family moved to California. Now, Devin has to rise to the challenge after discovering that her new school team has been on a losing streak and is badly in need of a leader to turn things around.
Devin tries out for a Club Soccer team and is excited by the positive feedback she gets from the coach. Her parents, though, won't let her play for both teams so she chooses to quit The Kicks in favor of the more skilled team. When she doesn't make the Club roster Devin has to get back in the good graces of The Kicks.
When The Kicks find out their coach has to leave for a family emergency, they go on the search for a new coach. If they don't find one in time, they won't be allowed to practice and will be forced to forfeit their first game. Upon discovering a suitable candidate, Kentville's head custodian, The Kicks have to convince him this new job is worth his time.
Coach Rivas has made it clear Zoe is the weak link on the team, so Devin takes it upon herself to improve Zoe's goalie skills. Mirabelle, in contrast, recruits a new goalie that she's met in detention who is clearly a far better at being a goalie than Zoe. Things come to a head when at a mandatory slumber party, Devin is forced to be a true leader and make the best choice for the team and Zoe.
With The Kicks field in such poor condition, Coach Rivas is concerned for the safety of his players. After a failed fundraiser, Coach Rivas gets the idea to challenge the boys to a scrimmage with the winner gaining full access to the nice turf field that the boys currently use. With the good field at stake, the girls train hard to prepare to play the boys.
Devin is faced with a personal crisis when her soccer lucky headband goes missing and she starts playing terrible. She attributes all her bad luck to losing the head band and her teammates must figure out a way to calm her nerves before The Kicks lose too many games.
The Kicks uniforms are beginning to fall apart so Coach Rivas plans a trip to an out of town tournament for the chance to earn the team new jerseys. Complications arise when Devin and Mirabelle stay out past curfew and don't make it back to their hotel room in time.
Devin is getting punished at home and at school for breaking curfew. Mom and Dad take away her cell phone, computer, and TV which leaves Bailey in charge of receiving and relaying all messages to Devin. Mirabelle's punishment and is told she'll be transferring schools. The Kicks have to scramble to make sure they don't lose their teammate for good.
Reeling from the news of losing their coach to their rival school, Pinewood Academy, The Kicks engage in a prank war. The pranks escalate forcing Coach Rivas to step in and deal with The Kicks anger. At the end of year banquet, the girls have cooled down, and make peace with Coach Rivas. Coach Rivas in return gives a heartfelt speech and a surprise gift for the team.
Devin's ankle is badly hurt, but she believes that if she can keep it a secret from the team and Coach Rivas they will allow her to play in the biggest game of the year against Pinewood Academy. In order to protect Devin the team tells Coach Rivas about the injury who in return decides to bench Devin for the game.
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