Sam Kavanaugh '13 ends Jeopardy! run with 5 wins

The Minneapolis teacher fulfilled a lifelong dream by competing on the game show.

Jul. 17, 2019

Sam Kavanaugh '13 ended his run on Jeopardy! on July 17, 2019, losing to a journalist from Virginia after a five-grame winning streak. The Minneapolis-based teacher said the experience fulfilled a lifelong dream. Jeopardy! put together a compilation of clips from Kavanaugh's first four games, which includes a nod to his Carleton Comps on the Zombie Pub Crawl:

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