The girls are getting bored and restless, and they can't wait for the term to end. Miss Drill introduces the girls to basketball and arranges a friendly match with the Hevversham Hevvies! Mr. Blossom is given the job of turning the Great Hall into a basketball court, which he does with enthusiasm. The opposition, however, led by the imperious Miss Pike, make fun of Frank's efforts and of Cackle's Academy. The Hevvies are tough and ruthless and during the basketball game, walk all over Cackle's Academy. Mildred is hopeless and has a tendency to freeze when it's time to shoot at the basket! All the teachers and most of the school are watching the humiliation of her team, which doesn't make it any easier for her! Up until now, Mildred and Ethel have been enemies, but now they must put their differences aside and show that they have all the necessary magic to produce a win from thin air.