Laurie Hernandez is the 2016 Dancing with the Stars winner for Season 23! She managed to top runner-up James Hinchcliffe and 3rd place finalist Calvin Johnson, Jr. Laurie and her partner, Val Chmerkovskiy took home the coveted Mirrorball Trophy after a long season filled with cheers, tears and terrific dancing. In Part 1 of the 2-night Finals event during Week 11 of Dancing with the Stars, the teams had to take part in a judges' redemption challenge along with the always-exciting freestyle dances. At the end of that evening, Jana Kramer and Gleb Savchenko were eliminated. See a full recap of Dancing with the Stars Week 11 here and take a look at some of the highlights of both nights along with a breakdown of everyone's scores as we wrap up another dazzling season of Dancing with the Stars!
SEE LAURIE HERNANDEZ'S DANCING WITH THE STARS JOURNEY HERE!
SEE JAMES HINCHCLIFFE'S DANCING WITH THE STARS JOURNEY HERE
SEE THE WINNER OF DANCING WITH THE STARS 2016 REVEALED RIGHT HERE!
See the Finals Part 2 Elimination & Results
See the Finals Part 1 DWTS Elimination & Results
The Freestyle Challenge!
Jana & Gleb: 9-9-9-9 from the judges for a total of 36. SEE JANA KRAMER'S FULL FREESTYLE DANCE!
Calvin & Lindsay: 10-10-10-10 from the judges for a perfect 40. SEE CALVIN JOHNSON JR.'S FULL FREESTYLE DANCE!
Laurie & Val & Maks: 10-10-10-10 from the judges for a perfect 40. SEE LAURIE HERNANDEZ'S FULL FREESTYLE DANCE!
James & Sharna: 10-10-10-10 from the judges for a perfect 40. SEE JAMES HINCHCLIFFE'S FULL FREESTYLE DANCE!