‘Jeopardy!’ dreams: Akron’s Madeline Wilson takes a shot at winning on her favorite game show

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Madeline Wilson’s obsession with Jeopardy! started in infancy.“My parents used to say that even as a baby, I would get excited when the theme music came on,” Wilson said. “I guess you could say I’ve been watching Jeopardy! my entire life.”You can watch the Akron resident try to turn her affections into cash Wednesday night when she competes on the game show.Wilson, 27, is sworn to secrecy as to how she performed on the show, which tapes months in advance, but she was able to share some behind-the-scenes details.She flew out to Los Angeles last December with her boyfriend, Jeremy Southgate. Jeopardy!, with host Alex Trebek, shoots an entire week’s worth of 30-minute episodes in one day. She said that you don’t know until a random drawing in the studio...

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