Zane is new to the school but he is also openly homosexual. He decides to try out for the football team and makes it as the kicker. However, his teammates tease him for being a homosexual football player. Zane fires back with comedic sarcasm when they tease him. Riley has been on the football team and secretly likes Zane. Throughout his high school years Riley has battled with his homosexuality and has never really accepted it. Riley and Zane hang out outside of school but Riley is afraid that if he talks to Zane in school people will think he’s gay. Zane just wants Riley to be himself and stop worrying about everyone. He wants Riley to be the same Riley all the time.