James Strouse will be handing the ball over to Sam Rockwell to star in his new film. According to Variety, Strouse will be writing and directing The Winning Season for Rockwell to star.

Rockwell will portray a downtrodden man who becomes the high school girls basketball coach, with his daughter as a member of the team. Emma Roberts and Rob Corddry are also co-starring in the film.

Production will begin on the film in late October in the New York City area.