Laurie Hernandez from Old Bridge, New Jersey is killing it on DWTS this season.  But this last performance was probably her most emotional to date.

Laurie's grandmother had been battling Alzheimer's disease, it was revealed that she passed away earlier in the season.

Laurie and Val's Foxtrot was very emotional for the Olympic gymnast.  And very elegant. She wiped tears from her eyes during the performance.

Watch the emotional performance below...

Again, Laurie earned 10's... according to,

"I saw you breathing into every move, using all of that emotion and channeling it into something beautiful for all of us to watch," Carrie Ann Inaba told her. The florid Bruno Tonioli offered this bit: "You looked like you were flying, guided by an angel." She earned straight 10s.


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