Christopher Short, a reporter for The Paper and an editor of trivia games from Crawfordsville is one of 15 players selected to compete in the 2011 "Jeopardy!" Tournament of Champions.

On Sept. 26-27, he will travel to Sony Pictures Television in Culver City, Calif., for the taping.

The episodes will air Nov. 2-15. Last season, Short earned $94,752 as a six-day champion on "Jeopardy!"

If Short wins the Tournament of Champions, he'll receive the grand prize of $250,000.