Granite State Challenge

Congratulations to MerrimackHigh

Merrimack High went the distance and is the Granite State Challenge 2020 champions! They defeated the 2019 champions, Plymouth Regional High is a nailbiter. 

Congratulation to all the Granite State challegne teams. It was a great season.

GRANITE STATE CHALLENGE Gives academically talented students a platform in which they can receive the same accolades and recognition and generate school spirit in the same manner as their athletic peers. Develops and fosters good relations with participant schools, teachers and students. Introduces viewers to a representative sample of the future of New Hampshire. Serves as an educational resource for schools, parents, and students.


GRANITE STATE CHALLENGE 2020 Teams

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Additional funding provided by NEA New HampshireSafety InsuranceNew Hampshire LotteryHeinemann Publishing, Cognia, HRCU, and Manchester Community College.


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Super Challenge - Merrimack Vs. Plymouth

The Bobcats of Plymouth Regional High take on the Tomahawks of Merrimack High.

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GSC Fun Facts:

  • The show premiered January 30, 1984
  • Londonderry High School took the first championship title.
  • Salem High School took the 2018 title!
  • 6,000 students have participated in GSC.
  • Over 106, 000 questions have been asked on GSC.

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Semifinal Match 2 - Plymouth Vs. Bow

Semifinal Match 2 - Plymouth Vs. Bow

The Falcons of Bow High take on the defending champions Plymouth Regional High Bobcats.

Semifinal Match 1 - Merrimack High Vs. Souhegan High

Semifinal Match 1 - Merrimack High Vs. Souhegan High

The Tomahawks of Merrimack High take on the Sabers of Souhegan High in the first semifinal

Quarterfinal Match 4 - Bow High Vs. Exeter High

Quarterfinal Match 4 - Bow High Vs. Exeter High

The Falcons of Bow High take on the Blue Hawks of Exeter High in the final quarterfinal.

Quarterfinal Match 3 - Manchester Central Vs. Plymouth Regio

Quarterfinal Match 3 - Manchester Central Vs. Plymouth Regio

The Little Green of Manchester Central High take on the defending champ, Plymouth Regional


Quarterfinal Match 2 - Nashua South Vs. Souhegan

Quarterfinal Match 2 - Nashua South Vs. Souhegan

The Purple Panthers of Nashua High South take on the Souhegan High Sabers.

Quarterfinal Match 1 - Merrimack Vs. Academy for Science and

Quarterfinal Match 1 - Merrimack Vs. Academy for Science and

The Phoenix of the Academy for Science and Design take on the Tomahawks of Merrimack High.

Bow Vs Fall Mountain

Bow Vs Fall Mountain

The Bow High Falcons take on the Wildcats of Fall Mountain Regional High.

Bishop Guertin Vs Exeter

Bishop Guertin Vs Exeter

The Cardinals of Bishop Guertin High take on the Blue Hawks of Exeter High.

Hanover Vs Manchester Central

Hanover Vs Manchester Central

The Marauders of Hanover High take on the Little Green of Manchester Central.

Dover Vs Plymouth

Dover Vs Plymouth

The Bobcats of Plymouth Regional High take on the Dover Green Wave in round-one play.

Londonderry Vs Souhegan

Londonderry Vs Souhegan

The Londonderry High Lancers take on the Souhegan High Sabers.

Nashua South Vs Portsmouth

Nashua South Vs Portsmouth

Nashua High South Purple Panthers meet the Portsmouth High Clippers in this round 1 match.

Academy For Science And Design V Littleton

Academy For Science And Design V Littleton

The Academy for Science and Design Phoenix take on the Littleton High Crusaders.

Merrimack V Newfound

Merrimack V Newfound

The Bears of Newfound Regional High School take on the Tomahawks of Merrimack High.

Dover High School Vs Profile High School | 2020 Wild Card

Dover High School Vs Profile High School | 2020 Wild Card

The Green Wave of Dover take on the Profile Patriots.

Newfound Regional Vs Sanborn | 2020 Wild Card

Newfound Regional Vs Sanborn | 2020 Wild Card

The Bears of Newfound take on the Sanborn Indians.

2019 SuperChallenge - Littleton Vs Plymouth

2019 SuperChallenge - Littleton Vs Plymouth

It's the final game of the season as Littleton High School matches wits with Plymouth.

Semifinal 2 - Plymouth Vs Merrimack

Semifinal 2 - Plymouth Vs Merrimack

The Tomahawks of Merrimack High School battle the Bobcats of Plymouth in this semifinal ma

Semifinal 1 - Littleton Vs Manchester Central

Semifinal 1 - Littleton Vs Manchester Central

Manchester Central matches wits against Littleton in the first semifinal match.

Quarter Final 4 - Nashua South Vs Merrimack

Quarter Final 4 - Nashua South Vs Merrimack

The Purple Panthers of Nashua High School South take on the Tomahawks of Merrimack.

Quarter Final 3 - Exeter Vs Plymouth

Quarter Final 3 - Exeter Vs Plymouth

The Blue Hawks of Exeter take on the Bobcats of Plymouth in thie quarter final match up.

Quarter Final 3 - Exeter Vs Plymouth (Preview)

Quarter Final 3 - Exeter Vs Plymouth (Preview)

The Blue Hawks of Exeter take on the Bobcats of Plymouth in thie quarter final match up.

Quarter Final 2 - Souhegan Vs Manchester Central

Quarter Final 2 - Souhegan Vs Manchester Central

Souhegan matches wits against Manchester Central.

Quarter Final 1 - Hanover Vs Littleton

Quarter Final 1 - Hanover Vs Littleton

Hanover matches wits against Littleton in the first quarter final match of the season.

Merrimack Vs Portsmouth

Merrimack Vs Portsmouth

The Tomahawks of Merrimack High School take on Portsmouth High School.

Academy For Science And Design Vs Nashua South

Academy For Science And Design Vs Nashua South

The Academy For Science And Design takes on Nashua High School South.

Exeter Vs Alvirne

Exeter Vs Alvirne

The Blue Hawks of Exeter High School do battle with the Broncos of Alvirne High School.

Bishop Guertin Vs Plymouth

Bishop Guertin Vs Plymouth

The Cardinals of Bishop Guertin High School meet the Bobcats of Plymouth Regional.

Manchester Central Vs Portsmouth Christian

Manchester Central Vs Portsmouth Christian

Manchester Central takes on Portsmouth Christian!

Fall Mountain Vs Souhegan

Fall Mountain Vs Souhegan

The Wildcats of Fall Mountain take on the Sabers of Souhegan.

Bow Vs Littleton

Bow Vs Littleton

The Bow Falcons take on the Littleton Crusaders in a battle for the ages.

Hanover Vs Winnacunnet

Hanover Vs Winnacunnet

The Hanover High Marauders take on the Winnacunnet High Warriors.

Alvirne vs Kingswood Regional | 2019 Wild Card Game

Alvirne vs Kingswood Regional | 2019 Wild Card Game

Alvirne High School and Kingswood Regional School compete.

Winnacunnet vs Mascoma Valley | 2019 Wild Card Game

Winnacunnet vs Mascoma Valley | 2019 Wild Card Game

Winnacunnet High School and Mascoma Valley Regional High school compete.

2018 SuperChallenge | Salem Vs. Plymouth

2018 SuperChallenge | Salem Vs. Plymouth

The final game of the 2018 season, Salem battles Plymouth.

Beyond the Challenge: Granite State Love

Beyond the Challenge: Granite State Love

Hear one couple’s behind-the-scenes true love story.

Beyond the Challenge: Competition is Good

Beyond the Challenge: Competition is Good

Aan insider's look at the popular competition.

Beyond the Challenge: Easy for you to Say

Beyond the Challenge: Easy for you to Say

Take a special peek behind the scenes of Granite State Challenge!

Plymouth Vs. Nashua South

Plymouth Vs. Nashua South

Watch Nashua South take on Plymouth in this semifinal match up.

Salem Vs. Merrimack

Salem Vs. Merrimack

Watch Merrimack take on Salem in this semifinal match.

Nashua South Vs. Exeter

Nashua South Vs. Exeter

Watch Exeter take on Nashua South in this quarterfinal match!

Plymouth Vs. Manchester Central

Plymouth Vs. Manchester Central

Watch Plymouth take on Manchester Central in this quarterfinal match!

GSC and Unitil

GSC and Unitil

Underwriters like Unitil help make Granite State Challenge successful.

Merrimack Vs. Portsmouth

Merrimack Vs. Portsmouth

Watch Merrimack take on Portsmouth in this quarterfinal match!

Hanover Vs. Salem

Hanover Vs. Salem

Watch Hanover take on Salem in the first quarterfinal match.

Exeter Vs. Oyster River

Exeter Vs. Oyster River

Exeter High School takes on Oyster River High School.

Nashua South Vs Pinkerton

Nashua South Vs Pinkerton

Watch Pinkerton take on Nashua South.

Bishop Guertin Vs. Manchester Central

Bishop Guertin Vs. Manchester Central

Bishop Guertin takes on Manchester Central!



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