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Back at home, Sacramone gets a heroine's welcome

Despite missteps, Olympic gymnast inspires

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By Casey Ramsdell
Globe Correspondent / August 23, 2008

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BURLINGTON - Girls with high ponytails and leotards lined up yesterday to see their idol. She wasn't a gold medal winner, and in fact made a few of the Olympics' most high-profile mistakes, but it didn't matter to the hundreds who made signs and T-shirts in her honor. Alicia Sacramone, their hero, was home. (Full article: 485 words)

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