Huntersville woman eliminated from 'Biggest Loser'

Emily Joy’s run on the “The Biggest Loser" came to an abrupt end Tuesday night.

The Huntersville resident was eliminated after 11 weeks on the show. She lost a total of 90 pounds while competing on "The Biggest Loser"

The 29-year-old teacher began the competition weighing 264 pounds and had high blood pressure. She used to be a junior Olympian in weight lifting.

Joy is still in the hunt for the $100,000 home prize that is given away during the season finale.