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Ty Laporte lost in tragic accident

Posted on: February 15th, 2016 by ewrobins

Ty Laporte MemorialUniversity of Mississippi volleyball and track standout Ty Laporte lost her life in a car accident Thursday night near Holly Springs.

Ty, 23, was the daughter of Jean and Marie Laporte and was born December 18, 1992. She came to Oxford from Irmo, South Carolina where she attended Dutch Fork High School. She was in her senior season at Ole Miss and majoring in integrated marketing communications.  Read more …

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