Injury Ends Misty May-Treanor’s Stint with “Dancing with the Stars”

Bad news for fans of Dancing With The Star’s Misty and Maks–Misty May-Treanor is forced to leave the show due to an injury.   It’s serious enough, that she’ll require surgery.

Olympic gold medalist Misty May-Treanor will leave …Dancing With the Stars after suffering an injury, Access Hollywood has learned.

A source close to the show revealed to Access that the volleyball star is out of the competition and will require surgery.

Though the competition was just two weeks old, May-Treanor had already stepped out as a …Dancing star on the rise.

The injury occurred yesterday. Misty was released from the hospital last night.

Update:   This is the statement producers gave Access Hollywood after they reported she was out of the competition:

…Misty May-Treanor sustained an injury on Friday and received immediate medical attention, show producers told Access on Saturday in a statement. …Despite previous reports, she did not break her ankle. She is resting comfortably at home. Doctors will reevaluate her condition on Monday and determine the outcome of her participation on the show.

There’s no official word yet that Misty is out of the competition.

Damn, I had her as my overall pick in the pool! If she’s gone, there go my points… Seriously, a speedy recovery to Misty. Her injury derailed what would have likely been a successful run on the show with popular dance pro Maksim Chmerkovskiy.

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