MU student wins Jeopardy! College Championship quarter finals

Friday, February 5, 2010 | 6:04 p.m. CST; updated 6:53 p.m. CST, Saturday, February 6, 2010
Lindsay Eanet poses with Alex Trebek, the host of "Jeopardy!," during her recent competition in the College Championships.

COLUMBIA — MU student Lindsay Eanet won the Jeopardy! College Championship quarter finals, ending the game on Friday evening with $22,100.

Eanet, a senior at the Missouri School of Journalism, will go on to compete in the semi-finals next week after winning a close game against students from Yale University and the University of Texas – at  Dallas.


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Eanet’s next appearance on the game show will air next week at 5 p.m. Wednesday on KMIZ-17. If she wins her next challenge, Eanet will go on to compete in the two-day final on Thursday and Friday.


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