Dani Barnes is an extremely intelligent, animal-loving high school student, a real nerd with one true friend, Freddie Myers. Dani dreams to be accepted at the University of California. Dani has long been in love with a popular student, a known swimmer named Cameron Drake. The latter seems to have noticed it after he breaks out of his girlfriend. But she is disappointed when she realizes suddenly that she wants something more than a beautiful face. Dani decides to do something great in life, abandons him even to Myers.