Quick Recap & Today’s Final Jeopardy – June 28, 2016

After yesterday’s win, Harris will make it onto our Tournament of Champions tracker tomorrow morning with a victory today! (Of course, I’ve probably just jinxed him.)

Today’s contestants:

Afam Onyema, a nonprofit co-founder and leader from Chicago, IL
Jennifer Lloyd, a baker from Bloomington, IN
Harris Stutman, a medical informaticist from Huntington Beach, CA (2-day total: $39,700)

Scores going into Final Jeopardy:
Harris $18,800
Jennifer $11,600
Afam $11,200

Final Jeopardy! category: AMERICAN INVENTORS

Final Jeopardy! clue: Before his death in 1932, he donated over $100 million, including $50 million to the University of Rochester

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Who is George Eastman? (Incorrect responses, if any, and full game stats, can be found in the comments section.)



Afam 11200 – 10000 = 1200
Jennifer 11600 – 11300 = 300
Harris 18800 + 5000 = 23800 (3-day total: $63,500)

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Often I talk about Final Jeopardy! in this space. However, I’d like to talk about something different today. Afam was the alternate contestant on the shows from April 4-8, and Jeff Crosby (a champion that week and past #JeopardyLivePanel guest) really wanted to highlight the work that Afam does. Thus, I’m going to do the same here today.

The charitable foundation that Afam leads is GEANCO.

The GEANCO Foundation saves and transforms the lives of the poor and vulnerable in Africa.

We lead special surgical missions and run maternal and infant health programs in Nigeria. We are working with Stanford Hospital and many others to develop a world-class hospital in the country.

We also donate critical supplies to schools in Nigeria, and we provide life-changing scholarships to young female victims of terrorism.

(contestant photo credit: jeopardy.com)

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3 Comments on "Quick Recap & Today’s Final Jeopardy – June 28, 2016"

  1. Andy Saunders | June 28, 2016 at 4:57 pm |

    Incorrect responses to Final Jeopardy:
    Afam: Carnegie
    Jennifer: Mayo

    Game Stats:
    Harris 17,200 Coryat, 17 correct, 2 incorrect, 28.07% in first on buzzer
    Afam 9,000 Coryat, 19 correct, 3 incorrect, 36.84% in first on buzzer
    Jennifer 11,600 Coryat, 15 correct, 0 incorrect, 22.81% in first on buzzer

    Harris Stutman’s stats:
    57 correct
    10 incorrect
    2/4 on Daily Doubles
    3/3 in Final Jeopardy
    34.32% in first on buzzer (58/169)
    Average Coryat: $14,667

    Harris Stutman, to win:
    4 games: 51.03%
    5: 26.04%
    6: 13.28%
    7: 6.78%
    8: 3.46%
    Avg. streak: 4.042 games.

  2. Thank you for highlighting Afam’s organization. Lately, I’ve missed the airing of Jeopardy, so I come to your site for the recap. This was a great extra bit!

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