Rashad Jennings wins Dancing with the Stars

Rashad and Emma with their mirrorball trophies (Rashad Jennings)

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WSET) - Our hometown hero, Rashad Jennings, took home the mirror ball trophy Tuesday night.

Rashad and Emma danced a fusion Tuesday, combining the Tango and the Cha Cha.

His family attended the official watch party at Liberty University, saying they were super proud to represent the #ShadSquad.

Jennings, pop star Nomani Kordei, and baseball player David Ross were the last three left standing in the finale event.

On Monday night's portion of the finale, Rashad earned two perfect scores.

Jennings was born and raised in Forest, attending Jefferson Forest High School, Liberty Christian Academy, and Liberty University.

Now, Jennings will join the Dancing With the Stars tour that kicks off in June.

To watch all of his performances, click here.

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