Sitting out this past basketball season and missing an entire semester of classes gave Pet Sumner ample free time to think about things.
Something the 2010 Gaston Day School graduate had wanted to do was run his own basketball camp that teaches athletes how to keep a positive attitude on the court. And then one day he visited the Gastonia Central YMCA basketball court and had an encounter with an 8-year-old who threatened to stab him for no apparent reason.
“That’s when I told my dad I’ve got to get serious about this,” Sumner said.
Sumner is organizing the GoodHoops basketball camp, which is set for July 15-19 at Cramerton........read more here