An engine assembler from South Dayton, New York...

Jason Zollinger

Hi, Western New York, I'm Jason Zollinger from South Dayton. I've been trying to get on Jeopardy! for 22 years and I finally got my chance. Tune in to see if I can make the most of it.

2010 Tournament of Champions 1st runner-up (semifinalist by wildcard): $100,000.
Season 26 6-time champion: $148,404 + $1,000.

During all of his appearances, Jason wore a lucky custom-made necktie that featured, repeated all over it, the same picture of his 3-year-old daughter Muriel.

Jason was in the audience for the episode of Who Wants to Be a Millionaire aired 2013-01-11. He was picked to answer a question and won a Disney Cruise for four.

Jason appeared in the following 7 archived games:
#5838, aired 2010-01-20 Jason Zollinger vs. Bern Samko vs. Ted Ahern Jason Zollinger game 7.
#5837, aired 2010-01-19 Jason Zollinger vs. Christine Havens vs. Dan Campbell Jason Zollinger game 6.
#5836, aired 2010-01-18 Jason Zollinger vs. Kathy Braue vs. Fideleon Damian Jason Zollinger game 5.
#5835, aired 2010-01-15 Jason Zollinger vs. Roddy Arz vs. Joan Radell Jason Zollinger game 4.
#5834, aired 2010-01-14 Jason Zollinger vs. Adrianne Hiltz vs. Andrew Chrzanowski Jason Zollinger game 3.
#5833, aired 2010-01-13 Jason Zollinger vs. Janna Hutz vs. Thomas Meringolo Jason Zollinger game 2.
#5832, aired 2010-01-12 Mariann Cook Andrews vs. Jennie Burroughs vs. Jason Zollinger Jason Zollinger game 1.
Jason would later appear on Jeopardy! as Jason Zollinger in the following 4 archived games:
#5925, aired 2010-05-21 Jason Zollinger vs. Vijay Balse vs. Stefan Goodreau 2010 Tournament of Champions final game 2.
#5924, aired 2010-05-20 Jason Zollinger vs. Vijay Balse vs. Stefan Goodreau 2010 Tournament of Champions final game 1.
#5922, aired 2010-05-18 Liz Murphy vs. Nick Yozamp vs. Jason Zollinger 2010 Tournament of Champions semifinal game 2.
#5920, aired 2010-05-14 Vijay Balse vs. Stefan Goodreau vs. Jason Zollinger 2010 Tournament of Champions quarterfinal game 5.

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