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Mr. Robineau destroys the tape of the episode, and it is never aired. Thank goodness.
Of course, everyone talks about what happened on the show at school, but Stargirl does not seem affected.
Meanwhile, there is an important game the day after the "Hot Seat" interview.
The team has advanced through post-season play. They are now at the State level competition. The Big Show.
The team they play is from Sun Valley and the fans for Mica are as enthusiastic as ever.
Stargirl only cheers for Mica at this game, which makes Leo feel better inside.
Unfortunately, Mica is losing the game, mostly due to the fact that Sun Valley has a really amazing and huge player named Ron Kovac.
Just when Mica has fallen far behind, Ron Kovac has a terrible fall and breaks his foot.
As everyone stands and stares, Stargirl immediately runs to Kovac and tries to comfort him as others attend to his foot.
As they take him out to the ambulance, people cheer. Leo wonders why; is it to honor the injured player or because they're glad he's not in the game anymore?
Sure enough, without Kovac to contend with, Mica is able to win the game easily.
The next game is against Glendale, whose team has a ton of excellent players, not just the one like Sun Valley.
As it becomes clear that Mica will lose, the Mica fans are totally bummed. We're talking devastated. Girls are crying; boys are booing; everyone is casting blame on officials. Let's just say that sportsmanship is not their strong suit.
During all this hullabaloo, Stargirl seems unaffected. She turns her back on the game and continues to cheer as enthusiastically as ever.
All of a sudden, someone throws a tomato at Stargirl's face. Seriously? Seriously?
Of course all the people in the stands laugh and cheer at this.
The next day, Leo finds a card that apparently had been hidden in his notebook for a while. It is a Valentine's Day card from Stargirl with the message "I LOVE YOU" inside. The plot thickens.