In this weekend’s Premiere Episode of “Liv & Maddie” – Team-A-Rooney :: Maddie is named captain of the girls’ basketball team just as the school principal announces he is cutting funding for the program. Determined to change his mind, Maddie voices her concern to the principal, only to realize her team has abandoned her. Frustrated with her lack of leadership skills, Maddie turns to Liv to help her earn the team’s respect. Meanwhile, Parker and Joey are challenged trying to find a bevy of tarantulas that escaped after Parker brought them home from school unbeknownst to their mom. This new episode of “Liv and Maddie” airs SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 (8:00 PM – 8:30 PM ET/PT), on Disney Channel.