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handball

1. a game in which two teams of seven players try to throw a ball into their opponent's goal
2. a game in which two or four people strike a ball against a wall or walls with the hand, usually gloved
3. the small hard rubber ball used in this game
4. Soccer the offence committed when a player other than a goalkeeper in his own penalty area touches the ball with a hand
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Transfer students or graduates from a junior college may continue handball competition without complying with the one-year residence rule.
Recipients can be honored at the annual national handball championships or where the recipient has had the most influence.
For more information on how First Ace can help you start a handball program, send an email to Development Coordinator Matt Krueger at handball@ushandball.
Beginning handball class starts right after practice from 6 to 8 p.
TGOP continues to boost youth handball in Santa Barbara
Past glory cried out for a Clemens-like comeback, but without the baggage of testifying before Congress about steroid use in handball.
Although I would never wish an involuntary handball furlough on anyone, I am not sure that my game would have continuously and contiguously evolved to the finesse that I now aspire to in my late-50s, not to mention the slyness that I hope to obtain in my 60s.
The level of play at the top brackets was VERY impressive and everyone displayed good sportsmanship (a Handball Lobos emphasis).
Back on campus, the Spring 2011 semester was underway with 16 students in 4-wall Handball (12 completed the semester).
Sidney greatly lamented the end of his handball career.
Sidney was a contributing member of the greatest generation this country has known, and bore witness to the evolution of handball as a game and sport.
I can be an asset to the USHA and the board because of my background and experience in the military, my 30 years' experience managing my own business and my many years playing handball.