When "Dancing With The Stars" 2016 resumes Oct. 10 on ABC, the nine couples still vying for the season 23 title will take part in a night of competition dedicated to and inspired by the celebrity contestants' most memorable years. Wondering what's on tap for Olympians Laurie Hernandez and Ryan Lochte and the rest of the gang on "DWTS" most emotional night of all? Just Jared Jr filled in several pieces of the week five puzzle with an Oct. 6 report.

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'DWTS' 2016 Most Memorable Year Night: The celebri-guys

Only five weeks into the "Dancing with the Stars" 2016 competition, just three male celebrities are still alive in the hunt for the Mirrorball Trophy. (Fun fact: all four of the contestants sent home to date have been male: Disney actor Jake T. Austin got the boot first, followed by former Texas governor Rick Perry, Grammy winner Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds, and rapper Vanilla Ice.) The trio are slated to dance the following styles during "DWTS" Most Memorable Year Night:

  • Ryan Lochte and Cheryl Burke, contemporary to "A Song for You"
  • IndyCar driver James Hinchcliffe and Sharna Burgess, tango to "The Right Time"
  • Former NFL star Calvin Johnson Jr. and Lindsay Arnold, jazz to "Ain't No Mountain High Enough"

What's on tap for the ladies of 'Dancing with the Stars' 2016?

The six ladies still training for the "DWTS" season 23 Mirrorball will perform a wide variety of dances styles for judges' points and viewer votes on Monday night.

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The assignments include:

  • Laurie Hernandez and Valentin Chmerkovskiy, paso doble to "Rise"
  • "The Brady Bunch" alum Maureen McCormick, foxtrot to "From the Ground Up"
  • "Taxi" star Marilu Henner and Derek Hough, Viennese waltz to "Surprise Yourself"
  • Reality TV star Terra Jole and Sasha Farber, contemporary to "Stand By Me"
  • Country star Jana Kramer and Gleb Savchenko, contemporary to "In My Daughter's Eyes"
  • Model Amber Rose and Maksim Chmerkovskiy, samba to "Woman Up"

Grab a big box of tissues and tune in to "Dancing with the Stars" 2016 on Oct.

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