Eventually, Emily admits that she knew Damon was innocent and the two admit that they love one another. Damon has always felt inferior to Emily because his music career has not been as successful as Emily's gymnastics career. Damon enters a music contest to get started in the industry, and wins. Before he can tell her the news, Emily lies to Damon and breaks up with him after her job at the Pizza Shack is discovered, because Emily is afraid that her relationship with Damon will also be discovered.
While touring for Green Day in Europe, he happens to be in Paris while Emily is in France for a meet and she sneaks away to see him. They break up, deciding to meet at the Eiffel Tower after the 2012 Olympics. But, he comes back early, and thinking Emily's odd behavior is because she dislikes him, or likes someone else, he breaks up with her. He later runs into Emily's mother at a strip club, where she is bar tending, and she tells him about Emily's arrest and court troubles. At the end of the episode as Emily is being arrested for missing her court date he tells her he has and always will love her.Then the Rock gets a new coach Darby! Who is very close to Lauren no doubt why her dad picked her. Everyone thinks darby isnt qualified enough and that shows through! Damon and Emily end up having sex one night, pledging their love for one another. However, Emily soon finds out that she is pregnant with Damon's baby. At the end of Requim for a Dream Emily goes to Damon and goes on about how they can be a family and everything slipping in how shes pregnant. Damon doesnt say anything but the shocked look on his face. When Emily goes home, Kaylie shows up and announces she kissed Damon after Emily had broken up with him! Damon had kissed Kaylie in spite, trying to get over Emily. However, when Emily finds out from Kaylie, she gets upset and runs away. Damon tells Kaylie that he loves Emily and will be there for her and for their baby no matter what, while still pursuing his dream.