Summers column: Darlings give us reason to smile

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Staff columnist Gregory A. Summers is a reporter for The Lancaster News.

It was one of those frozen-in-time, “you had to be there” moments to truly appreciate.
As soon as I stepped out of my pick-up in the senior parking lot at Buford High School on Thursday, July 27, I heard a round of involuntary laughter that got my immediate attention.
The snickering was followed by a water balloon barrage that splattered on Gene Knight’s back.
Knight, the Lancaster County Parks and Recreation Dixie Softball Darlings All-Stars coach, immediately convulsed into one of those drawn-up contortions that such actions cause.

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