Life can turn on a dime. Just ask Wendy Shaw. Once she had it all and knew where she was headed. Then, in an instant, it was all yanked from beneath her and nothing was ever the same again. Only with the help of a couple of unlikely people is Wendy able to survive that fateful day when everything she knows and takes for granted was snatched away. At 17, Wendy Shaw has it all - the right boyfriend, the perfect best friend and a great life they all share in the marching band. But that day Vince DeMaio appears, a stranger who's going to teach them how to march, changes everything. That he can't stop staring at Wendy is beginning of nothing every being the same again. And when her best friend's boyfriend turns into a crazy person, things really take a turn for this being the year that someone is not going to come out alive.