"Good Sports"
Season 1, Episode 3
Air date September 26, 1994
Written by W.K. Scott Meyer
Directed by Steve Robman
Episode Guide
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Good Sports is the third episode of the first season of Party of Five. It aired on the 26th of September in 1994 on Fox.


  • Bailey witnesses a fight between one of his football teammates and some members of an opposing team. When he refuses to name the teammate who was involved in the incident, aware that the teammate will be unfairly punished, he is suspended from the football team.
  • Julia holds a party for Nina and her "new friends", but they quickly abuse her generosity by trashing the house.
  • Kirsten starts dating a lawyer named George which makes Charlie jealous and regretting not making his move on Kirsten. Because he lied about his profession, Kirsten dumps George and but she still isn't interested in Charlie.

​Main castEdit

  • Scott Wolf as Bailey Salinger
  • Matthew Fox as Charlie Salinger
  • Neve Campbell as Julia Salinger
  • Lacey Chabert as Claudia Salinger
  • Paula Devicq as Kristen Bennett
  • Scott Grimes as Will McCorkle