HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. -- 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.

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