Showdown at Malibu Beach High is the sixth episode of the third season of Baywatch. It originally aired on October 19, 1992.

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Episode Information[]

The love strings between Courtney, Slade and Summer are pulled tight; C.J. accepts a position at Malibu Beach High when the school faces budget cuts; Bear, a Native American student at Malibu Beach High, protests the sale of Indian land near the beach; Garner tires of work.



  • Although they play high school students, Zahn McClarnon and Terri Ivens were both 25 at the time of filming, and Race Nelson was 29.
  • This was Terri Ivans' second appearance in the series. She had previous played Sarah in Season 1 episode Muddy Waters.
  • The police captain is played by John Wesley. About a year before, he appeared in the The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air episode The Mother of All Battles as Dr. Hoover, another character who gets punched in the face.
  • Guest star Bill McKinney has previously appeared on the series playing a different role in the two-part 1992 season premiere River of No Return.


Season 3 (1992-1993)
Baywatch Season 3

Main Characters:
Mitch BuchannonEddie KramerShauni McClainHobie BuchannonC.J. ParkerStephanie HoldenMatt BrodySummer QuinnGarner EllerbeeJimmy Slade

Recurring Characters:
Newmie NewmanBen EdwardsJim BarnettGuido TorziniJackie QuinnKaye Morgan

River of No Return, Part IRiver of No Return, Part IITequila BayRookie of the YearPier PressureShowdown at Malibu Beach HighPoint DoomPrincess of TidesMasqueradeLifeguards Can't JumpDead of SummerA Matter of Life and DeathIsland of RomanceStrangers Among UsVacation, Part IVacation, Part IIThe TowerStakeout at Surfrider BeachShattered, Part IShattered, Part IIKicksFatal Exchange