"Last Ditch Pass" by David H. Samuel, is about Drew Lassiter . . . a tremendous athlete . . . a three-sport phenom . . . whose abilities as a leader portend success for himself and his teammates . . . as he leads them toward a shot at the state championship. And he's a loyal friend . . . deeply involved in learning the identity of an industrial saboteur . . . whose destructive actions have cost Drew's good friend his job.