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Freshman tennis walk-on Maddie Scharfenstein was kicked off the LSU women's tennis team after a Snapchat video leaked of her saying racial slurs and laughing with others, reported first by The Advocate.

LSU released a statement Saturday Sept. 17 confirming that they are aware of the video of their student athlete, and they are "taking immense and deliberate steps to address it," LSU said in a Twitter post.

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