A senior at the University of Texas at Austin from Austin, Texas...

Chacko George

Date of First Appearance:
October 1986 [J! Archive note: we're not sure what this means, since Chacko was 3 years old in 1986.]

Total Winnings:
2000 Teen Tournament: $25,000 [J! Archive note: Chacko's Teen Tournament actually aired in November 1999. Since it was the second Teen Tournament aired that year, it is referred to on the J! Archive as the 1999-B Teen Tournament.]
2000 Tournament of Champions: $5,000
Total: $30,000

Favorite anecdote:
After my appearance, a man called my father asking how he could help his son win in the same way I did. My father didn't really coach me at all before the Tournament, however, and all the advice I gave was to watch a lot of TV.

Effect of Jeopardy! on my life:
I am currently using the Jeopardy! winnings to go to the University of Texas at Austin. Had I not won, I doubt I would have gone to UT. I love the University, and I have Jeopardy! in part to thank.

"He won the November 1999 Teen Tournament. Now he's a senior at the University of Texas at Austin..."

2005 Ultimate Tournament of Champions Round 1 player: $5,000.
2000 Tournament of Champions semifinalist: $5,000.
1999-B Teen Tournament winner: $25,000 + a 2000 Chevrolet Cavalier Z24.

Chacko appeared in the following archived game:
#4739, aired 2005-03-24 Tom Nichols vs. Eugene Finerman vs. Chacko George 2005 Ultimate Tournament of Champions Round 1, game 32.
Chacko previously appeared on Jeopardy! as Chacko George in the following 2 archived games:
#3627, aired 2000-05-16 Chacko George vs. Jeremy Bate vs. Eddie Timanus 2000 Tournament of Champions semifinal game 2. From the Atlanta Civic Center.
#3622, aired 2000-05-09 Steve Fried vs. Helen Petroff vs. Chacko George 2000 Tournament of Champions quarterfinal game 2. From the Atlanta Civic Center.

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