VIDEO: DWTS' Lacey Schwimmer Jives Away Despite Injury

Sep. 29 2009, Published 9:20 a.m. ET

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Week two on Dancing with the Stars was less nerves and more all-around jive for the competitors--as they faced more serious critiquing and a guest judge in acclaimed director Baz Lurhman.

The Moulin Rouge man must have brought some magic, as one of our own official DWTS bloggers Lacey Scwhimmer performed like a champ despite suffering an injury on Monday.

Click here to read all about Lacey's injury, which will require three weeks of physical therapy.

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Although Schwimmer seriously strained her hip muscles, it was her partner Mark Dacascos that had a little fall during their jive routine. He rebounded and won the judge's applause for carrying on. They scored a 21 out of 30.

Click here to watch Lacey's first video blog, featuring Derek Hough and Lance Bass

Elsewhere in the competition, Aaron Carter and Karina Smirnoff continued to win top marks, tying for the judge's number one spot with a muppet-themed routine. Singer Mya and partner Dmitry Chaplin also scored a 27.

Aaron Carter

Our other fab DWTS video blogger Debi Mazar also nailed a combined total of 21 for she and Maksim Chermkovskiy.

Click here to see Debi talk exclusively with about the evening's second dance, the tango.

Tying for last place, Tom Delay and Cheryl Burke, as well as model/designer Kathy Ireland and Tony Dovolani.



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