As Whitey's (Barry Corbin) last game approaches, the residents of Tree Hill feel the pressure of a looming State Championship. Peyton (Hilarie Burton) reveals to Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) that she has feelings for him.
Haley (Bethany Joy Galeotti) learns the sex of her baby. Nathan (James Lafferty) and Lucas (Chad Michael Murray) clash over personal and team goals. Karen (Moira Kelly) shows Deb (Barbara Alyn Woods) tough love, while Dan (Paul Johansson) tries to strike a bargain with Daunte (guest star Rick Fox, "Oz").