Olympic gymnast Laurie Hernandez wins 'Dancing with the Stars'

Laurie Hernandez is quickly adding to her list of career accomplishments. The gold medal-winning Olympic gymnast was named the winner of the 23rd season of “Dancing with the Stars” on Tuesday. 

The 16-year-old from New Jersey beat out IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe and former NFL receiver Calvin Johnson to claim the title in an all-athlete top three. 

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Hernandez’s win comes months after she won a silver medal on the balance beam in Rio during the 2016 Olympics in addition to her team gold as a member of the famed “Final Five.” 


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