Eric Maher is a lawyer from Epping New Hampshire. He practices at the firm Donahue, Tucker & Ciandella. It wasn't looking so hot for Maher as he was trailing champion Kara Chandler for most of the episode. But it all turned around when had a 1,100 lead on Chandler going into Final Jeopardy.

NewHampshire.com states that Maher answered the question correctly along with his two competitors. He wagered more than Kara Chandler and came out victorious. And that is how the cookie crumbles! Governor Chris Sununu released this proud tweet:

Tune in to Jeopardy tonight at 7:30 on CBS to root on Eric Maher!