August 8, 2003
Rachel Wells pitches for her Zen Zero team during a play-off
kickball game in South Park Sunday. Of the 20 teams that began
2003's Kaw Valley Kickball League tournament, only four remain.
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Downtown kickball league spawns (mostly) friendly competition
Kickball has never been for the weak. Like baseball -- its closest cousin -- kickball often demands reckless slides into second base, blazing speed on the base paths and desperate lunging attempts to catch a capricious rubber ball. Unlike baseball, pegging is encouraged.