|The Lost Ball|
|Season 02, Episode 02|
|Air Date||September 9, 1998|
|Next||Gus's Last Stand|
The Lost Ball is the second episode of Recess's second season which was originally broadcast on September 9, 1998.
Gus has to go to the Yard of No Return when he kicks a good kickball over the fence.
- Menlo is accidentally shown as a fourth grader in a flashback to 1994, when at the time, he would've been in first grade.
- We find out that the Recess gang would've graduated in 2006.
- When Gus is dreaming about graduating, one of the kids coming up to recieve his diploma is named Thomas Germain, who in real life, is the son of co-creator Paul Germain. When the show was being made, he attended Third Street Elementary School, which gave the school in the show it's name.
- In this episode, Tress MacNeille plays an old lady named Dot. Tress MacNeille was also the voice of Dot Warner on the 1993 cartoon, Animaniacs. And Voiced Kanga In Winnie The Pooh
- This is the first time God is referred to on the show, first when Hank says, "God rest her soul", and when Gus is having a nightmare. The only other Disney animated series to refrence God was in 101 Dalmatians: The Series.
- This is the first episode where Paul Dooley voices Hank.
- Gus' ball rescue scene is an element from "The Sandlot" movie
- T.J. Detweiler - Andrew Lawrence
- Vince LaSalle - Ricky D'Shon Collins
- Ashley Spinelli - Pamela Segall-Adlon
- Gretchen Grundler - Ashley Johnson
- Mikey Blumberg - Jason Davis
- Gus Griswald - Courtland Mead
- Miss Grotke - Allyce Beasley
- Morris P. Hingle - Ryan O'Donohue
- Butch/High school principal - Kath Soucie
- Ashley Armbruster - Anndi McAfee
- Dottie Deidger - Tress MacNeille
- Hank/Employer - Paul Dooley
- God - Tony Jay