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From left, Noah Pieper, 9, Jack Kluemper, 5, Alex Sermersheim, 12, Aiden Pieper, 11, and Travis Lechner, 11, all of Ireland, battled during a backyard melee Sunday in Ireland. The Pieper family labrador mix puppy, Hoosier, served as the fierce K-9 unit. The team game, consisting of kids from five neighboring families, was based off of the military video game Call of Duty. The boys have lived in the same neighborhood together for most of their lives.