This longtime Brandeis sports information director gave James Holzhauer a Jeopardy run for his money

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Holzhauer, originally from the Chicago area, often wagers in celebration of significant events in his life, such as $9,812 for his wedding anniversary of Sept. 8, 2012. On a Daily Double in the game with Levin, he said “Vegas Strong, $10,117,” paying tribute to victims of the Las Vegas mass shooting on Oct. 1, 2017.