Contestant Zone 2019 Teen Tournament

Congratulations, Avi!

No one can say he didn’t earn it. See how a close game and a tiebreaker led to his ultimate $100,000 victory.

Tournament Contestants

Monday's Matchup
June 17, 2019
  • Teagan O'Sullivan
    Teagan O'Sullivan
    Charlotte, North Carolina
    Freshman
    winner
    Day 2
    $25,201
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Stephanie  Pierson
    Stephanie Pierson
    Macon, Georgia
    Junior
    3rd Place
    Day 2
    $13,999
    Wild Card
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Ryan  Presler
    Ryan Presler
    Sioux Falls, South Dakota
    8th Grader
    2nd Place
    Day 2
    $19,301
    Wild Card
    Semifinalist
    Champion
Tuesday's Matchup
June 18, 2019
  • Lucas Miner
    Lucas Miner
    Miami, Florida
    Junior
    winner
    Day 2
    $21,000
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Alison Purcell
    Alison Purcell
    Bellaire, Texas
    Senior
    3rd Place
    Day 2
    $11,600
    Wild Card
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Eesha Sohail
    Eesha Sohail
    Bakersfield, California
    Senior
    2nd Place
    Day 2
    $19,787
    Wild Card
    Semifinalist
    Champion
Wednesday's Matchup
June 19, 2019
  • Justin  Bolsen
    Justin Bolsen
    Canton, Georgia
    Freshman
    winner
    Day 2
    $25,342
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Rohit Kataria
    Rohit Kataria
    Wheelersburg, Ohio
    Junior
    3rd Place
    Day 2
    $0
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Sophia Weng
    Sophia Weng
    Chevy Chase, Maryland
    Junior
    2nd Place
    Day 2
    $13,600
    Wild Card
    Semifinalist
    Champion
Thursday's Matchup
June 20, 2019
  • Jackson Jones
    Jackson Jones
    Louisville, Kentucky
    Junior
    winner
    Day 2
    $21,600
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Sreekar Madabushi
    Sreekar Madabushi
    Basking Ridge, New Jersey
    Junior
    2nd Place
    Day 2
    $18,000
    Wild Card
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Audrey Sarin
    Audrey Sarin
    Redmond, Washington
    Senior
    3rd Place
    Day 2
    $16,800
    Wild Card
    Semifinalist
    Champion
Friday's Matchup
June 21, 2019
  • Avi Gupta
    Avi Gupta
    Portland, Oregon
    Senior
    winner
    Day 2
    $25,599
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Hannah Nekritz
    Hannah Nekritz
    Stamford, Connecticut
    Senior
    3rd Place
    Day 2
    $18,200
    Wild Card
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Shriya Yarlagadda
    Shriya Yarlagadda
    Grand Blanc, Michigan
    Sophomore
    2nd Place
    Day 2
    $23,000
    Wild Card
    Semifinalist
    Champion
Monday's Matchup
June 24, 2019
  • Justin  Bolsen
    Justin Bolsen
    Canton, Georgia
    Freshman
    3rd Place
    Day 2
    $0
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Lucas Miner
    Lucas Miner
    Miami, Florida
    Junior
    winner
    Day 2
    $21,601
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Hannah Nekritz
    Hannah Nekritz
    Stamford, Connecticut
    Senior
    2nd Place
    Day 2
    $100
    Semifinalist
    Champion
Tuesday's Matchup
June 25, 2019
  • Shriya Yarlagadda
    Shriya Yarlagadda
    Grand Blanc, Michigan
    Sophomore
    3rd Place
    Day 2
    $0
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Eesha Sohail
    Eesha Sohail
    Bakersfield, California
    Senior
    3rd Place
    Day 2
    $0
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Ryan  Presler
    Ryan Presler
    Sioux Falls, South Dakota
    8th Grader
    winner
    Day 2
    $1,599
    Semifinalist
    Champion
Wednesday's Matchup
June 26, 2019
  • Avi Gupta
    Avi Gupta
    Portland, Oregon
    Senior
    winner
    Day 2
    $39,200
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Teagan O'Sullivan
    Teagan O'Sullivan
    Charlotte, North Carolina
    Freshman
    3rd Place
    Day 2
    $27,999
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Jackson Jones
    Jackson Jones
    Louisville, Kentucky
    Junior
    2nd Place
    Day 2
    $39,200
    Semifinalist
    Champion

Tournament Finals

June 27–28, 2019
  • Avi Gupta
    Avi Gupta
    Portland, Oregon
    Senior
    winner
    Day 2
    $24,200
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Lucas Miner
    Lucas Miner
    Miami, Florida
    Junior
    3rd Place
    Day 2
    $14,800
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Ryan  Presler
    Ryan Presler
    Sioux Falls, South Dakota
    8th Grader
    2nd Place
    Day 2
    $15,999
    Semifinalist
    Champion
Total Winnings
100,000
Total Winnings
50,000
Total Winnings
25,000
June 27–28, 2019
  • Avi Gupta
    Avi Gupta
    Portland, Oregon
    Senior
    winner
    Day 1
    $24,200
    Day 2
    $26,600
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Lucas Miner
    Lucas Miner
    Miami, Florida
    Junior
    3rd Place
    Day 1
    $14,800
    Day 2
    $9,200
    Semifinalist
    Champion
  • Ryan  Presler
    Ryan Presler
    Sioux Falls, South Dakota
    8th Grader
    2nd Place
    Day 1
    $15,999
    Day 2
    $26,402
    Semifinalist
    Champion
Total Winnings
100,000
Total Winnings
50,000
Total Winnings
25,000