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Funeral services have been set for the two West Conn students killed in a car accident one week ago in Colchester.  A wake for 18-year old Tyler Graham will be held at St. Andrew Church in Colchester today from 4pm to 8.  His funeral is scheduled for tomorrow from 11am to noon.  The wake for 18-year old Jacob Chapman is at Aurora McCarthy Funeral Home Monday from 3pm to 7.  A private burial for family-only will follow.  The freshmen were members of the men’s lacrosse program. 

A third student-athlete 19-year old Trey Massaro, of Massachusetts, sustained serious injuries but is expected to recover. 

WestConn Men’s Lacrosse Head Coach Ryan Cavanagh said in a statement that the loss is immeasurable and the team will never forget the boys smiles.  He added that they are praying for a full and speedy recovery for Trey and that the team stands ready to support him and his family.  

West Conn Athletics Director Lori Mazza says their thoughts and prayers go out to the Chapman and Graham families, calling the boys great teammates, friends, brothers and sons.  Mazza says they will support Massaro in whatever he needs during this time and look forward to the day of his return.

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