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Academic Showdown

Thursdays at 6:30PM on PEGTV Channel 20

Starting April 6th!

Weekly Schedule

Thursdays at 6:30pm and 10:30pm
Saturdays @ 6:00pm
Sundays @ 8:30am

Academic Showdown is a weekly half-hour trivia game show series produced by PEGTV featuring teams of students from Rutland County high schools. Each team consist of 3 students and will compete against one another in 7 rounds of competition in a single-elemination style tournament. Participating schools include Fair Haven Union High School, Stafford Technical Centerl, Mount Saint Joseph Academy, Otter Valley Union High School, Proctor High School, Rutland Area Christian School, Rutland High School and West Rutland High School.

The competitive, fast-paced quiz show is hosted by Mitch Golub and will air Thursday nights at 7:00 p.m. on PEGTV 20, our education channel. You can also view the show online via video on demand. The tournament schedule is below.

Game 1: April 6 - Rutland Area Christian School VS Rutland

Game 2: April 13 - MSJ VS West Rutland

Game 3: April 20 - Fair Haven VS Otter Valley

Game 4: April 27 - Proctor VS Stafford Tech

Game 5: Semi-Finals Part I: May 4 - TBA

Game 6: Semi-Finals Part II: May 11 - TBA

Game 7: Championship Game: May 18th!


Note: Episodes will be available to watch online after the air date via video on demand at


DVD copies of the show can be purchased for $10. If you would like one please contact Bryn Williams at or call 802-747-0151.