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Golden shoelaces keep alive Princess Lacey's legacy

Detroit Free Press - 10 Apr 2017
The battle Lacey Holsworth fought against cancer touched just about everyone in some way. It all started because of the bond she built with former Michigan State basketball player Adreian Payne. This past Saturday marked three years since Lacey died at ...
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From the Archives: 'The Rock' at Michigan State University

Lansing State Journal - 07 Feb 2018
MSU kinesiology junior Danielle Bott paints on "the Rock" where over 100 gathered along along the banks of the Red Cedar river on the campus of Michigan State University, March 9, 2014, to honor the legacy of "Princess Lacey" Holsworth, of St. Johns.
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Michigan State mourns loss of 8-year-old Lacey Holsworth

USA TODAY - 09 Apr 2014
The grace his daughter displayed throughout her nationally publicized battle with cancer came through in this text message from Matt Holsworth today: "Continue her legacy! Love unconditionally." The tragedy of the passing late Tuesday of 8-year-old ...
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A tight-knit family, a dusty photo album and an answered prayer

Lansing State Journal - 09 Apr 2018
There, she met "Princess" Lacey Holsworth, who inspired members of the Michigan State men's basketball team in 2013-14. Jacalyn pulled out a book she received from her. Lacey's name is scribbled in the top left-hand corner. Still, she was too young to ...
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Michigan State Alumni honoring little girl who died of cancer

WXYZ - 15 Oct 2017
Michigan State is taking the field tonight against Minnesota. Spartan alums are cheering on their team.. but they're also paying respect to eight-year-old Lacey Holsworth. Holsworth died after her battle with cancer. The Detroit Chapter of Michigan ...
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Michigan State case proves it's hard to tell perception from reality

Chicago Tribune - 27 Jan 2018
Off the floor, big man Adreian Payne was known for his bond with a young girl named Lacey Holsworth, whom he met while she was being treated for cancer. After she died in 2014, he said: “She's smiling and dancing in heaven right now.” Now the Payne we ...
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#LoveLikeLacey: Lacey's parents share grief, healing

Lansing State Journal - 08 Oct 2014
Heather Holsworth misses the sounds and activities that accompany having a little girl in the house. Her husband, Matt, can't believe how fast time can fly and how slow time can drag – at the same time. "It's been a very long six months," Matt said ...
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MSU honors one-year anniversary of Lacey Holsworth's death

Big Ten Network - 08 Apr 2015
Wednesday marks the one-year anniversary of Lacey Holsworth's death, and the Michigan State community is remembering the 8-year-old who died of neuroblastoma. As the students did following Holsworth's death last April, they have painted The Rock on ...
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NBA Draft: Adreian Payne's suit honors Lacey Holsworth

Big Ten Network - 27 Jun 2014
Former Michigan State standout Adreian Payne is now a member of the Atlanta Hawks. But, as Payne makes the transition from college to the NBA, there is one memory he vowed to hold on to during this process: Lacey Holsworth. [ MORE: Seven Big Ten ...
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Tom Izzo pushes to raise awareness, money for American Cancer Society

Lansing State Journal - 10 Jan 2017
He watched caringly as “Princess” Lacey Holsworth befriended Adreian Payne before losing her fight with neuroblastoma in April 2014. And Izzo's good friend, former Detroit Pistons coach Flip Saunders, died in October 2015 after his long battle. “We've ...
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MSU happy to honor Lacey Holsworth with gold shoelaces

247Sports - 29 Jan 2016
The campaign is named in memory of Lacey Holsworth, the 8-year-old from St. Johns, Mich., who lost her battle with cancer in April 2014, but not before her touching story and genuine relationship with former Michigan State forward Adreian Payne spread ...
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Lacey's family starts foundation to help other children

The Detroit News - 03 Mar 2015
Lacey Holsworth, the St. Johns, Mich., girl befriended by Adreian Payne and the Michigan State basketball team, lost her battle with neuroblastoma last April at the age of 8, but it was her hope that other children battling cancer could enjoy the ...

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