December 26, 2014

Lolo Jones may compete on ‘Dancing with the Stars’

Lolo Jones (file photo)

Lolo Jones (file photo)

Reports are circulating that another Iowan will be a part of the television show “Dancing With The Stars.” According to E! News, Lolo Jones will be part of the ABC-TV show’s cast when the 19th season of Dancing With The Stars begins on September 15.

The 32-year-old Jones, who grew up in Des Moines, has competed in both the summer and winter Olympics as a hurdler and bobsledder. The official announcement of the Dancing With The Stars’ cast is set for September 4.

Another Olympian from Iowa, Shawn Johnson, twice competed on “DWTS.” The gymnast was part of the winning dance team in season 8 and finished second in season 15.