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8-Year-Old Princess Lacey Passes Away

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LANSING, Mich. (WLNS)- Princess Lacey known for her life-long battle with cancer and for winning the heart of star MSU basketball player Adreian Payne, has passed away.

Lacey Holsworth, 8 befriended Payne after the Spartans basketball team made a trip to the hospital where Lacey was staying. The pair quickly formed a friendship and Payne refers to her as Princess Lacey and considers her his little sister.

Lacey's parents posted on her Instagram Thursday night saying "Princess Lacey has achieved the ultimate victory. She now dances among angels...the world is a better place because you were in it".

Our heartfelt thoughts and condolences are with Lacey's family, friends, and the Spartans who knew and loved her.

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