Carterville, Murphysboro High School Students on Scholastic Hi-Q

Apr 29, 2013

Carterville High School students compete against Murphysboro High School students on Scholastic Hi-Q.
Credit Robby Ballard

Top students from Carterville High School will take on Murphysboro High School in a battle of the brains on the next episode of Scholastic Hi-Q, WSIU Public Television's quiz show featuring regional high school scholar bowl teams.

The quarterfinal round of the half-hour series will air on WSIU-TV 8 and WUSI-TV 16, the public television stations of Southern Illinois University (SIU), on Sunday, May 5 at 5:30pm, with a repeat on Sunday, May 12 at 9:30am.

Following the on-air broadcast, viewers can watch the program online anytime at

Produced and hosted by SIU students, Scholastic Hi-Q is a competitive game show series featuring scholar bowl teams from over 30 area high schools. Team members answer questions from a variety of disciplines, including art, geography, history, literature, math, music and science. The winning school of each game advances to subsequent rounds until they are either eliminated by another team or advance to the championship match.