Student with Down syndrome crowned homecoming king at NJ high school

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Lauren Glassberg has more on Woodbrige High School student Patrick Petro.

Woodbridge High School students elected Patrick Petro as homecoming king -- but he wasn't the typical candidate for the position.

He's 18 years old, a senior and the manager of the football team.

Students say he is super friendly, high fives everyone, has great school spirit and tons of friends. That makes him a natural for homecoming king.

He also has Down syndrome. And while that sets him apart in some ways, at this school, he's just part of the team. Go Patrick!
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