With Violet City drawing closer Ash and Friends arrive in Cherrygrove City. However a Quagsire steals the GS Ball and Ash tries to get it back only to have him and his friends arrested by Officer Jenny for attempted Quagsire capture in a Preservation area. After explaining the situation she drops the charges and explains about why Quagsire are so reveared around Cherrygrove City: They not only find pure, clean water but once a year they take round things, swim with them up the river and send them down the river. The objects taken ae returned to their owners and are said to bring good luck, especially to the last round thing floating down the river. Will Ash get the GS Ball back after Quagsire is done with it?