Olympic curlers Nina Roth, left, and siblings Becca and Matt Hamilton greet fans Saturday. Hundreds of well-wishers from McFarland and the surrounding area have said “good luck” to the athletes in the past few weeks, they said.

Olympic curlers Nina Roth, front left, and siblings Becca and Matt Hamilton celebrate with the UW Marching Band during a send-off event Saturday for the athletes at McFarland State Bank. A young fan of Olympic curlers Nina Roth and Becca and Matt Hamilton sign a banner for the athletes to keep while they compete in PyeongChang.

Fans of Olympic curlers Nina Roth and siblings Becca and Matt Hamilton lined up for photos with the athletes. Olympic curlers Matt Hamilton and his sister, Becca Hamilton, share a dance with friends while the UW Marching Band plays.

Olympic curler Nina Roth shares an embrace with young fan Riley Gajeski, 7, of McFarland, Wis. during a send-off celebration for Roth and fellow curlers Becca and Matt Hamilton.

While Nina Roth and siblings Becca and Matt Hamilton are excited for their trip to PyeongChang, South Korea, they’re trying not to think of the enormity of the competition they’re entering. The three McFarland natives will compete on the U.S. curling team in the 23rd winter Olympics, which start Feb. Read more from host.madison.com…

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