Jul 30, 2014

Danvers’ Leppert Wins on ‘Jeopardy!’

Leppert’s next game won’t be on at the regular time.

Danvers’ Leppert Wins on ‘Jeopardy!’

Danvers resident Michelle Leppert’s winning Final Jeopardy question was fitting for the huge Pittsburgh Steelers fan.

The Final Jeopardy answer was: “The corporate website for this product says it leaves its container at .028 miles per hour.”

Leppert, who watches the Steelers play at Heinz Field, wagered nearly her entire $12,400 and gave the correct question: “What is Heinz Ketchup?”

Leppert, who works as a senior managing editor for HCPro on Sylvan Street, finished with $24,700 and will be on "Jeopardy!" again. The issue for Boston viewers is "Jeopardy!" isn’t on at the normal time on Tuesday. CBSBoston is showing a Boston Marathon special between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. on Tuesday.

The next "Jeopardy!" episode will be shown in the Boston area at 2 a.m. Wednesday so you’ll need to stay up late or DVR to see if Leppert continues on.

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