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Lance Johnson

2005 Ultimate Tournament of Champions Round 1 player: $5,000.
1999 Tournament of Champions semifinalist: $5,000.
Season 15 5-time champion: $51,301 + a Chevrolet Tahoe.

Lance's choice of vehicle was not announced on the show, as the deal with Chevrolet for the season had not been worked out yet. He later traded his Chevy Tahoe for a family van.

Jeopardy! Message Board user name: SOASOAS

Lance appeared in the following 5 archived games:
#3227, aired 1998-09-22 Lance Johnson vs. Mary Flaherty vs. Dave Lasher Lance Johnson game 5.
#3226, aired 1998-09-21 Lance Johnson vs. Emily Krucoff vs. John Brett Lance Johnson game 4.
#3225, aired 1998-09-18 Lance Johnson vs. Catherine Williamson vs. Fred Moten Lance Johnson game 3.
#3224, aired 1998-09-17 Lance Johnson vs. Todd Schneider vs. Melissa Varvil Lance Johnson game 2.
#3223, aired 1998-09-16 Anne Lanctot vs. Jenny Park vs. Lance Johnson Lance Johnson game 1.
Lance would later appear on Jeopardy! as Lance Johnson in the following 2 archived games:
#3331, aired 1999-02-15 Andrew Maly vs. Lance Johnson vs. Juliet Wiley 1999 Tournament of Champions semifinal game 1.
#3330, aired 1999-02-12 Chris Ward vs. John Skelton vs. Lance Johnson 1999 Tournament of Champions quarterfinal game 5.

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