Shoreham-Wading River High School will be featured in a first round match-up against St. Anthony’s High School on the new season of MSG Varsity’s quiz show, “The Challenge”.
SWR will compete against 31 other schools from Suffolk County during the Regional Rounds as they look to qualify for the Tri-State Championship Playoffs.
The team is represented by students Christine Joseph, Brent Metz, Emily Kulesa (Captain), Nicholas Arata, and alternates Laura Lee and Kylie Trettner. The academic advisors are Ann Gianfalla and Deborah Dost.
The episode will air on Dec. 3 at 6:30 p.m. The Challenge includes 192 high schools from the entire tri-state area and Long Island will be represented by 32 high schools from Nassau County and 32 high schools from Suffolk County.
Participating schools advance through a series of elimination rounds, with one school in each region being crowned regional champion and winning $2,500 for their school.