Libertyville teen to appear on "Jeopardy!"

 
 
Updated 11/1/2018 3:44 PM
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  • "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek with contestant Isabella Pagano of Libertyville.

    "Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek with contestant Isabella Pagano of Libertyville. Courtesy Jeopardy Productions

A Libertyville girl is among the contestants who competed in a Jeopardy!" Teen Tournament that begins airing on TV next week.

Isabella Pagano, a freshman at Carmel Catholic High School in Mundelein, is one of 15 contestants ages 14 to 17 who participated, according to a news release from the show.

The tournament will air Nov. 7-18. Isabella's first-round match is set to air Nov. 8, Carmel Catholic announced on Facebook.

One of the teens will claim a $100,000 grand prize.

Isabella is one of two contestants from Illinois. The other is from Champaign.

"Jeopardy!" airs at 3:30 p.m. weekdays on ABC 7 Chicago.

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