Tennis. an attendant, usually a girl or young woman, employed to retrieve balls and supply players with them.
Baseball. an attendant, usually a girl or young women, who retrieves foul balls and brings the umpire new balls during the game.
- Ball handling
the control of the ball, as in basketball or soccer, by skillful dribbling and accurate passing.
- Ball hawk
Baseball. an outfielder with outstanding defensive skills, especially at fielding fly balls. Sports. a defensive player, as in basketball or football, who excels in gaining possession of the ball.
- Ball hockey
noun (Canadian) a game similar to ice hockey, but played on foot on a hard surface without ice, using a hard plastic ball instead of a puck
- Ball ice
floating balls of slushy ice formed at sea.