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October 30, 2013 at 6:07 PM

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Monday night dodgeball


MARCUS YAM / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Defeat, rebound, air time and target practice makes a well-played game. Clockwise from top left, Matthew Brennan, Peter Rothbart, Erik Geving and Tierney Mackey, during the different rounds of dodgeball games at the Loyal Heights Community Center, in the Ballard neighborhood of Seattle, on Monday, Oct. 28, 2013. Every Monday night from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m., dodgeball fans get their weekly dose of aiming, dodging, throwing, jumping, and getting smacked by balls dodgeball mayhem event, which charges a minimal fee of $3 fee per person, and the proceeds support the community center.

MARCUS YAM / THE SEATTLE TIMES

The various ways of using a ball for dodgeball: catching, throwing, picking up and blocking a ball. Clockwise from top left, Jimmy Beery, Ben Parsons, Anthony Collins-Tanguy and Peter Rothbart, during the different rounds of dodgeball games at the Loyal Heights Community Center.

MARCUS YAM / THE SEATTLE TIMES

This is what it looks like when you're cornered with a wall behind you. There is nothing left to do but dodge! Clockwise from top left, Peter Rothbart and Jeff Nash, Ben Parsons, Tierney Mackey and Jimmy Beery, during the different rounds of dodgeball games at the Loyal Heights Community Center.

MARCUS YAM / THE SEATTLE TIMES

Getting hit by a ball is no fun. Left, right, up, down, center, and sometimes in the groin. But that's a point of the game. Clockwise from top left, Anthony Collins-Tanguy, Tierney Mackey, Mitchell Chavez and Ryan Sygiel during their final moments before getting hit hard.

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