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Police escort olympian Zack DiGregorio of Medway towards Medway High in a rolling parade.

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Medway: Hundreds of people turned out at Medway High School in the afternoon of Sunday to greet the return of Olympian Zack DiGregorio.

Beijing 2022 Olympics, DiGregorio of Medway arrived on the runway of Logan International Airport shortly after 2 p.m. After participating in two luge events during Beijing 2022, DiGregorio was luge-bound. The 20-year-old was picked up by his mother, Krista, who returned to Medway, where police and fire trucks waited to take them to Medway High School.

  1. p.m. The rolling rally led DiGregorio and his mother in their green electric Nissan Rogue, past a crowd of white, red, and blue people who were cheering DiGregorio to the tune of the outside from Medway
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“It is awe-inspiring to see all the love from my community,” DiGregorio told a large crowd of media when he got out of his vehicle. “It’s the reason I work hard in this sport each day. If you’ve got this kind of support, you can’t get any more satisfying than this. Therefore, thank you, Medway, very much and to all of Massachusetts.”

After his interview with the media, DiGregorio turned to the crowd of around 200 who were waiting to greet him. The Olympian held his right hand in sway and bore an inscription, “Thank you for your support Medway, ” and then addressed the crowd.

Olympian Zack DiGregorio greets locals at Medway High School on Feb. 13, 2022, when returning home from the Beijing 2022 Olympics after competing in the luge.

Locals welcome home Olympian Zack DiGregorio at Medway High on Feb. 13, 2022, as he returned from the Beijing 2022 Olympics after competing in the luge.

Olympian Zack DiGregorio speaks with the media as he returns home from the Beijing 2022 Olympics after competing in the luge at Medway High School on Feb. 13, 2022.

Olympian Zack DiGregorio poses for a photo with his parents, Steve and Krista, at Medway High on Feb. 13, 2022, after returning from the Beijing 2022 Olympics and competing in the luge.

Children stand on top of a snow bank outside Medway High on Feb. 13, 2022, and welcome Zack DiGregorio back home from the Beijing 2022 Olympics after he competed in the luge.

Olympian Zack DiGregorio speaks with the media outside at Medway High School on Feb. 13, 2022, after returning home from the Beijing 2022 Olympics after competing in the luge.

“It’s been fantastic to see every (person) from Medway assist,” DiGregorio said. “… I would not be here without your help. Thank you so much for it.”

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The crowd then clapped their fingers as Medway High lacrosse coach Will Harvey took a hug from the man of the hour.

Zack DiGregorio thankful for the support from Medway during his Olympic journey

In the afternoon, Julianne Digiacomo held a placard that read “Welcome to home!” with the Olympic rings as symbols underneath the words. When she spoke to NECN, the nine-year-old from Medway declared that she was “super happy” as she watched DiGregorio on TV and was amazed by the level of his performance and how much she enjoyed “watching on the luge. It was unbelievable.”

Sam Hazell, 11, of Medway, holds up a sign outside Medway High welcoming Zack DiGregorio home after returning from the Beijing 2022 Olympics after competing in the luge on Feb. 13, 2022. Hazell heads to Lake Placid, New York, a day later to take part in a four-day tryout with the US Luge Developmental program.

Sam Hazell held his poster in the parade. Fifth-grader Sam Hazell from Medway created a white banner with “TEAM America LUGE. Welcome Home ZACK!” written in red, blue, white, and white while cheering for DiGregorio as he drove past.

Hazell was at a sliding search for luge at Medway as of September. DiGregorio also went to the event, and they snapped a photo together.

Now, fast forward to Saturday, Hazell took another picture with DiGregorio the second time, following his return from competing in the Winter Olympics.

Zack DiGregorio and Sean Hollander, of the United States, slide during the luge doubles run 2 at the 2022 Winter Olympics, Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022, in the Yanqing district of Beijing.

Tobias Wendl and Tobias Arlt, of Germany, and teammates Toni Eggert and Sascha Benecken celebrate winning the gold and silver medals in the luge doubles at the 2022 Winter Olympics, Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022, in the Yanqing district of Beijing.

Medway’s Zack DiGregorio (front) and teammate Sean Hollander celebrate after finishing the luge doubles run 2 at the 2022 Winter Olympics, Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022, in the Yanqing district of Beijing.

Spectators attend the luge doubles at the 2022 Winter Olympics, Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022, in the Yanqing district of Beijing.

IOC President Thomas Bach (left) tours the finish area of the Yanqing sliding center during the luge doubles at the 2022 Winter Olympics, Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022, in the Yanqing district of Beijing.

Zack DiGregorio and Sean Hollander, of the United States, celebrate in the finish area after the luge doubles run 2 at the 2022 Winter Olympics, Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022, in the Yanqing district of Beijing.

Thomas Steu and Lorenz Koller, of Austria, celebrate in the finish area after the luge doubles run 2 at the 2022 Winter Olympics, Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022, in the Yanqing district of Beijing.

Bizarrely, Hazell left on Monday to Lack Placid, New York. He’ll participate in a tryout for four days in the USA Luge Development program. Like DiGregorio, he hopes did a decade back – to secure an opportunity to be part of the program.

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“I’m somewhat nervous as this is a huge opportunity,” Hazell, 11, told me. “But I’m also eager to explore things that no one else has ever tried before.”

When DiGregorio took more photos with his dad, mom, and sibling, the audience began to sing, “USA! The USA!” DiGregorio then took pictures with Medway Police and Fire Departments before snapping a photo with virtually every person.

However, DiGregorio did not hesitate to be pleased to be a part of the celebration. He was grateful for all the support he received during his Olympic trip to Beijing.

“Medway is an incredible support,” DiGregorio said. “Through the school system in my younger years, I would be absent from schools for weeks and weeks at a go and up to this point, where I pull back into the high school on the way after the Olympics, and I’m greeted by more than 100 people cheering on me and showing their gratitude.

“So it’s truly amazing.”

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