Academic Challenge: 49th Championship Finale Results

The Championship Finale aired Saturday, June 17th at 7 p.m. on News 5, with teams from Benedictine, Lakewood and St. Vincent-St. Mary competing for a share of $9,500 in grant money from Westfield Insurance. 

The results were as follows: 

  1. Lakewood (560)
  2. St. Vincent-St. Mary (440)
  3. Benedictine (390)

This season on Academic Challenge:

  • Over 120 teams requested to participate
  • 78 teams competed
  • 243 students appeared on-air
  • Approximately 2,000 questions asked by Hakem Dermish
  • $20,000 in grant money awarded by Westfield Insurance
  • 1,600+ audience members in studio (parents, family, friends)
Print this article Back to Top