Needham’s Aly Raisman returning to Mass. after winning Olympic gold

Aly Raisman took flight in the artistic gymnastics event last week in London. Hannah Johnston/Getty Images

She vaulted her way into Bay State residents’ hearts. And now she’s coming home.

Members of the media have gathered at Logan International Airport this afternoon to greet Olympic gymnast Aly Raisman of Needham.

Raisman won two gold medals and a bronze in the gymnastics competition at the London Olympics that just ended.

In addition to the media, about two dozen fans and friends have also converged at the airport.


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