COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPH BY BILL FRAKES Board Stiff Kimiko Soldati goes parallel (sans bars) during competition last week at the 2002 Speedo Fina/USA Grand Prix in Coral Springs, Fla. COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPH BY JOHN BIEVER Cliff Hanger Celtics guard Paul Pierce can't wait to see how this one turns out after inducing Pistons forward Cliff Robinson to leave his feet a little early during Game 2 of their Eastern Conference semifinals playoff series in Auburn Hills on May 8. COLOR PHOTO: PHOTOGRAPH BY ROBERTO SCHMIDT/AFP Kick Start USA midfielder Cobi Jones (left) plays footsies with Pablo Garcia of Uruguay during a World Cup tune-up at RFK Stadium on Sunday. The U.S. won 2-1, spurred by the strong play of 19-year-old DaMarcus Beasley, who scored a first-half goal.