Stargirl Chapter 20 and Chapter 21 Summary

Jerry Spinelli

Chapter 20 and Chapter 21 Summary

Chapter 20

Several times a week, the latest basketball scores are posted on the roadrunner board in the courtyard as teams progress toward the state championship game. Glendale’s scores are always a source of bitterness to Mica High students as their rival continues to win. Another winner is Stargirl. She won the district oratorical contest and is going to compete in Phoenix at the state tournament on the third Friday in April. When the announcement is made in school, Leo wants to cheer but does not. Some actually boo.

In preparation for the competition, Stargirl practices alone in the desert and in front of Leo and Cinnamon. Her speech is constantly changing as she thinks of new things to...

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