Eye color: Blue
The oldest child and only daughter in a loving and supportive family, Elena can best be described as two parts spunk, one part tomboy and one part klutz. She lacks a thorough knowledge of current pop-culture and a keen fashion sense. Raised to believe in herself, Elena can lose confidence when she feels in over her head.
Hair: Silver and Black
Eye color: Reddish brown
The only child of an overbearing father and a gentle kind-hearted mother, Wahzee is an excellent student-athlete driven by an unrelenting pursuit of perfection. Depending on his location he can come off as different people. On the Rhysmyth court he is a whirling dervish of passion and emotion. Off the Rhysmyth court he is usually calm, cool and serious. In the school hallways he is known as an anti-bully. A loner by nature, his best friend is his dog Zee.
Hair: Orange brown
Eye color: Brown
Originally from Silicon Valley, Diocel moved up north with his mother after his engineer father lost his job. In private school his whole life, Diocel enjoys the newness of public school. After he transfers to Highwall High School he joins the Rhysmyth team with the intention of becoming team captain. With his family struggling financially he will need to do all he can to earn a full college scholarship. Intelligent, charismatic, charming–he’s a lady-killer and knows it. To his credit he is a gentleman by all accounts.
Eye color: Blue
A constant glory-hound who excels at everything, privileged only child Taylor has always known the glowing admiration of others. Followed by groupies and admirers, Taylor considers most people to be on a lower rung of the social ladder. Despite her attitude, Taylor is not cruel-hearted or evil; it’s just that the world has given her everything and she’s used to it. She finally found a rival when she failed to impress Elena with her ‘amazing’ fashion sense in middle school.
Eye color: Black
A dreamer at heart, Andrew often lives life through the lens of his imagination. He is unaware of his high-standing within the opinions of his peers because he focuses only on what he wishes he could do.
Eye color: puple
A former break dancer in days gone by, Shakes (as he’s known by his students) is dedicated to making a difference in the lives of youth.
Eye color: Green
Last year’s District Tournament MVP, Renaldo considers Wahzee his one true rival. His tremendous Rhysmyth skill can be seen on videos currently distributed throughout the internet. He is consistently ranked among the top-10 individual amateurs in the nation.
Eye Color: Red
More renowned for his academic achievements than his athletic exploits, Sid nonetheless makes a powerful second on his team and is considered to be a top-20 talent in the state.
Eye Color: Turquoise
The newest member of Mountain Ridge’s team, Emily remains a mystery within the local Rhysmyth community. Rumor has it that she occasionally battles in the second spot–a testament to her true yet unseen abilities.
Eye color: Dark brown
Tina, raised by her two older sisters, exhibits level-headed composure at all times and balances out the rash behavior of her best friend and surrogate little sister Elena. She is patient and kind though not without a sarcastic sense of humor. Blessed with a keen eye and womanly confidence, Tina is pretty much a grown-up stuck in high school.
Eye color: Blue
Maxamillion spends most of his days devising new ways to torture his older sister Elena. He admires her deep down but prefers to express it in the time-honored tradition of annoying little brothers.
Age: 6 months
Wahzee’s best friend. Zee is enthusiastic, eager to bark yet easy to befriend.
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