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'Jeopardy! Teen Tournament' is back

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Fri, Nov 2nd 2018 04:15 pm
Alex Trebek and the `Jeopardy! Teen Tournament` competitors. (Photo courtesy of Jeopardy Productions Inc.)
Alex Trebek and the "Jeopardy! Teen Tournament" competitors. (Photo courtesy of Jeopardy Productions Inc.)
Tune in Nov. 7-20
Generation Z, meet "Jeopardy!" The "Teen Tournament" is back, and it starts Wednesday, Nov. 7. Fifteen of America's sharpest students aged 14-17 will compete over the course of the two-week event; only one will claim the $100,000 grand prize.
Here is the complete roster of Teen Tournament contestants, in alphabetical order:
  • Emma Arnold, a junior from Owings Mills, Maryland
  • Maggie Brown, a sophomore from Pensacola, Florida
  • Tim Cho, a senior from Champaign, Illinois
  • Jack Izzo, a senior from San Diego
  • Rohan Kapileshwari, a senior from Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • Rotimi Kukoyi, a freshman from Hoover, Alabama
  • Anish Maddipoti, a junior from Austin, Texas
  • Dan Oxman, a senior from South Orange, New Jersey
  • Isabella Pagano, a freshman from Libertyville, Illinois
  • Caleb Richmond, a sophomore from Bedford, New Hampshire
  • Audrey Satchivi, a senior from Carmel, Indiana
  • Claire Sattler, a senior from Bonita Springs, Florida
  • Autumn Shelton, a junior from Lamar, Missouri
  • Rhea Sinha, a senior from Chatham, New Jersey
  • Maya Wright, a senior from Peachtree City, Georgia
To learn more about the "Jeopardy! Teen Tournament," visit jeopardy.com/tournaments/2018/teen-tournament.
The "Jeopardy!" 35th anniversary season premiered Sept. 10.
With a weekly audience of 23 million viewers, "Jeopardy!" is the top-rated quiz show on television, and has won numerous awards and honors, including the 2017 Emmy for Outstanding Game Show. The show holds the Guinness World Records title for the most Emmy Awards won by a TV game show (34); it is also the recipient of a 2011 Peabody Award. Visit Jeopardy.com and Follow on Facebook | Twitter | YouTube | Instagram.

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