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Former Women’s Basketball Mountaineer Jessica Morton Passes Away

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Former WVU women’s basketball guard Jessica Morton has passed away. Morton played for the Mountaineers from 2014-16.

The West Virginia women’s basketball program released their thoughts and prayers on Monday night.

“We are so sad to hear about the passing of former Mountaineer guard Jessica Morton (2014-16). She will be deeply missed and will always be remembered. Once a Mountaineer, Always a Mountaineer.”

Morton was a native of Augusta, Ga. that played two seasons at West Virginia under head coach Mike Carey. Morton appeared in 57 games, scoring 361 points for West Virginia.

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Ethan Bock is pursuing his bachelor’s degree in journalism at WVU. He currently is an intern with the Final Fourcast podcast. Ethan has covered WVU football and men’s basketball for the last year. He is from Cincinnati, Ohio.

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