Granite State Challenge

TEAMS FOR SEASON 41

GRANITE STATE CHALLENGE TEAMS - SEASON 41

On Saturday, November 19, 2022, at Plymouth High School, teams of up to six players (from grades 9 - 12) took a written test as a team to qualify for one of the 16 places in this season's matches. The 14 top-scoring teams are advancing to the on-air game. Four additional participating teams have been randomly selected to play in two non-televised wildcard games at NHPBS in Durham on Saturday, December 17, 2022. The two winning teams will move on to play in the televised games, which will air on Saturdays at 6 pm on NHPBS beginning in February.

TOP 14
Merrimack High School
Plymouth Regional High School
Nashua South High School
Mascoma Valley Regional High
St. Thomas Aquinas High School
Oyster River High School
Hopkinton High School
Trinity High School
Souhegan High School
Bow High School
Fall Mountain Regional High
Winnacunnet High School
Portsmouth High School
Dover High School

 WILDCARD TEAMS
John Stark Regional High School
Newfound Regional High School
Profile School
Belmont High School

GRANITE STATE CHALLENGE Gives academically talented students a platform to 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.

Major funding provided by Unitil

Additional funding is provided by NEA New HampshireSafety InsuranceThe New Hampshire Lottery, D.F. Richard EnergyCognia, and  HRCU.


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GSC Fun Facts:

  • Granite State Challenge premiered January 30, 1984
  • Londonderry High School took the first championship title.
  • Merrimack High School took the 2021 title!
  • Over 6,500 students have participated in GSC.
  • Over 120, 000 questions have been asked on GSC.

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Londonderry Vs Portsmouth

Londonderry Vs Portsmouth

Londonderry High School takes on Portsmouth High School.

Nashua South Vs Merrimack

Nashua South Vs Merrimack

Merrimack High School takes on Nashua High School South.

Londonderry Vs Manchester Central

Londonderry Vs Manchester Central

Londonderry takes on Manchester Central in this quarterfinal matchup.

Conval Vs Portsmouth

Conval Vs Portsmouth

ConVal High School takes on Portsmouth High School in this quarterfinal matchup.


Merrimack Vs Plymouth

Merrimack Vs Plymouth

Merrimack High School takes on Plymouth Regional High School in this quarterfinal matchup.

Nashua South Vs Fall Mountain

Nashua South Vs Fall Mountain

The first match in the quarterfinals in the 40th season of Granite State Challenge.

Londonderry Vs Winnacunnet

Londonderry Vs Winnacunnet

The eighth game of the season and final game in the first round.

Manchester Central Vs Salem

Manchester Central Vs Salem

The seventh game of the season pits Manchester Central High against Salem High.

Conval Vs Hopkinton

Conval Vs Hopkinton

The Conval Cougars take on the Hopkinton Hawks!

Mascoma Vs Portsmouth

Mascoma Vs Portsmouth

Mascoma takes on Portsmouth.

Fall Mountain Vs Littleton

Fall Mountain Vs Littleton

The Crusaders of Littleton High take on the Fall Mountain Wildcats.

Bow High Vs Nashua South

Bow High Vs Nashua South

The Purple Panthers of Nashua High South take on the Falcons of Bow High.

Academy For Science & Design Vs Plymouth

Academy For Science & Design Vs Plymouth

The Academy for Science and Design take on Plymouth Regional High School.

Kingswood Vs Merrimack

Kingswood Vs Merrimack

The Tomahawks of Merrimack take on the Kingswood Knights.

It's the 40th season of Granite State Challenge!

It's the 40th season of Granite State Challenge!

Tune in to the first episode of the 40th season when Kingswood takes on Merrimack.

Super Challenge

Super Challenge

Merrimack takes on Bow in the final matchup of the season.

Semi Final 2

Semi Final 2

Bow takes on Portsmouth in this semi final matchup.

Semi Final 1

Semi Final 1

Manchester Central takes on Merrimack in this semi final matchup.

Quarter Final 4

Quarter Final 4

Bow High takes on Stevens in the forth Quarterfinal match up.

Quarter Final 3

Quarter Final 3

Portsmouth High takes on Londonderry in the third Quarterfinal match up.

Quarter Final 2: Merrimack Vs Plymouth

Quarter Final 2: Merrimack Vs Plymouth

Defending champs Merrimack High against Plymouth Regional High.

Quarter Final 1: Manchester Central Vs Bishop Guertin

Quarter Final 1: Manchester Central Vs Bishop Guertin

The Little Green of Manchester Central High take on the Cardinals of Bishop Guertin.

Salem V Stevens

Salem V Stevens

The Salem High Blue Devils take on the Cardinals Stevens High.

Bow Vs Prospect Mountain

Bow Vs Prospect Mountain

The Bow Falcons meet the Prospect Mountain Timberwolves.

Londondery Vs Pinkerton

Londondery Vs Pinkerton

The Lancers of Londonderry High take on the Astros of Pinkerton Academy

Oyster River Vs Portsmouth

Oyster River Vs Portsmouth

The Bobcats of Oyster River High take on the Clippers of Portsmouth High.

Plymouth Vs Exeter

Plymouth Vs Exeter

The Blue Hawks of Exeter High take on the Bobcats of Plymouth Regional High.

Merrimack Vs Sanborn

Merrimack Vs Sanborn

The Tomahawks of Merrimack High take on the Indians of Sanborn Regional High.

Bishop Guertin V Lin-Wood

Bishop Guertin V Lin-Wood

The Cardinals of Bishop Guertin High take on the Lin-Wood Lumberjacks.

Manchester Central Vs Raymond

Manchester Central Vs Raymond

The Little Green of Manchester Central High take on the Rams of Raymond High.

Super Challenge - Merrimack Vs. Plymouth

Super Challenge - Merrimack Vs. Plymouth

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

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.



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