Tag Archives: fast-pitch softball

What’s in a (Team) Name?

This year, KHC features weekly posts related to the Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibition Hometown Teams, currently touring Kansas. Anyone who has glanced at a sports page in the past few years knows just how important team names can be in creating … Read full article »

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Nothing Soft about It

This year, KHC features weekly posts related to the Smithsonian Institution traveling exhibition Hometown Teams, currently touring Kansas. It was supposed be a way to force Mexican-Americans to assimilate into U.S. culture. Instead, for Mexican-Americans in Newton, Kansas, baseball and softball … Read full article »

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