- List of Baywatch episodes
Below is a list of all the episodes from Baywatch (1989–2001)
Season 1 (1989-1990) on NBC
Release Order Title Original airdate Episode Number 1 "Panic at Malibu Pier" April 23, 1989 101
In the pilot, Mitch has just been promoted to lieutenant. Mitch and his ex-wife Gayle have an argument about what is best for their son Hobie. Eddie Kramer is the top rookie in the rookie class of '89, and Shauni McClain is one of the last ones to qualify. Shauni starts off as a terrible lifeguard, but the experienced Jill teaches her how to become a good lifeguard.
In order to cheer Hobie up, Mitch and his old lifeguard friend Al, take Hobie on a fishing trip. Then something happens and the boat sinks below the surface. Mitch and Al have to rescue the people on the boat. Disaster strike during the final rescue when Al gets trapped inside the wreck and dies. Baywatch arranges a funeral at sea for Al, with Mitch holding a speech.
Meanwhile, Craig rescues a girl named Laurie. She is crazy and follows Craig around the whole day. When Craig is about to close his tower, he is surprised to find Laurie in the tower. Just when another lifeguard approaches the tower, Laurie takes her clothes off and Craig doesn't know what to believe. Later at Mitch's party, Laurie tells Gina that she and Craig had sex together. Later when Craig and Gina finds Laurie in a tower, she has been beaten up by someone. Laurie claims that her father is the guilty one. Therefore, Craig and Gina lets her spend the night in their house.
The next morning Craig pays Mrs. Harris a visit and finds out that Laurie's dad has been dead for ten years. Laurie has just been released from the hospital and Craig suddenly realize that Gina might be in danger. Craig finds Gina and Laurie under the pier where Laurie is trying to kill Gina with a knife. But Craig manages to talk her out of it.
Trevor Cole from Australia works as a lifeguard at the local beach club. Trevor thinks that he is the best and Mitch immediately dislikes him. During a rescue, Trevor rescues a woman instead of two boys who were closer to him. After that incident, Mitch makes it perfectly clear to Trevor that on Mitch's beach, you follow his rules. Even though Mitch doesn't like him, he tries to imitate him by climbing up a pipe using just arms and legs.
Richard Jaeckel who plays Al Gibson in this episode, later played Lt. Ben Edwards 1991-1994. Gina Hecht plays Gina Pomeroy in the pilot, but Holly Gagnier takes over the role in subsequent episodes. Nancy Valen who plays Hallie in the pilot, later became a regular cast member in 1996 as Captain Samantha Thomas.
Brian Austin Green from "Beverly Hills 90210" has a small role as a boy on the beach in this episode. John Sherrod has a small role as life guard Owen in this episode. Kellie Martin plays Chelsea Carol, a girl Hobie is interested in.
The characters listed as unknown are (1) Frightened Mother, (2) Female Lifeguard, (3) Peter Kelly, (4) James, a lifeguard.
"Baywatch: Panic at Malibu Pier" originally aired as a two-hour movie on NBC. When "Baywatch: Panic at Malibu Pier" aired, it was rated number six in the top ten programs of that week.Music: "Look Out Any Window" and "The Show Goes On" performed by Bruce Hornsby & The Range, "Slave to Love" performed by Bryan Ferry, "Dirty Dancing" performed by Diana DeWitt.
2 "In Deep" September 22, 1989 102 Instead of attending summer school, Hobie decides to go power skiing with two friends, whose recklessness leads to a tragic accident. Eddie's lack of financial resources is revealed when Craig finds him sleeping in one of the lifeguard towers. 3 "Heat Wave" September 29, 1989 103 Two boys become stuck in a large drain that is rapidly filling with the incoming tide and Mitch leads a group to rescue them before it's too late. Meanwhile, Craig, under pressure from his law firm bosses, must make a decision whether to be a lawyer or lifeguard for the future. 4 "Second Wave" October 13, 1989 104 An old acquaintance of Eddie's comes to L.A. but it quickly becomes apparent that Eddie doesn't welcome this visit. Trevor dates a rich woman that is a handful for him to deal with and Mitch worries about upcoming mandatory tests that all lieutenants, including him, must take. 5 "Message in a Bottle" October 20, 1989 105 Mitch's ex-wife is planning to move to Ohio and wants to take Hobie with her. Upset over the squabbling that ensues, Hobie takes off with a friend and runs into pirates on a nearby island. Eddie and Shauni squabble after Shauni accidentally hurts Eddie. 6 "The Sky is Falling" October 27, 1989 106 Gayle and Mitch continue to fight over Gayle's plan to take Hobie with her. A plane crashes into the water near the beach with the occupants, after they are rescued, looking to recover a suitcase of stolen money that they had with them. Captain Thorpe decides to join Eddie and Shaunie on their tower in order to teach them. Thorpe later detains the money thieves in a way that impresses Eddie. 7 "The Drowning Pool" November 3, 1989 107 A man is found drowned off the beach and Jill suspects foul play is the reason. She begins seeing the son of the victim & during the investigation discovers the man's cousin was responsible for his father's death. A man who helped Jill bring the victim ashore decides he wants to be a lifeguard as well even though he isn't qualified. 8 "Rookie School" November 10, 1989 108 A woman steals a book from a powerful man and hides out from him with the help of Eddie. Craig and Gina contemplate having children when they are married but have second thoughts after meeting a couple while on a romantic weekend. Trevor discovers that his hardest competitor among the rookies is doped. 9 "Cruise Ship" November 24, 1989 109 Eddie doesn't like Shauni's new boyfriend or the way he treats her when things don't go the way he wants. Also Hobie gets in trouble with a girl who likes him. Meanwhile, a man who organizes large parties on a boat becomes a problem for the lifeguards at Baywatch. 10 "The Cretin of the Shallows" December 1, 1989 110 A new hotel opens near the beach and a string of murders occur around the same time which convinces Craig the two may be connected. Meanwhile, Eddie's dreams as he gets dental work causes him to act nervous around Craig's wife. On the beach Shauni finds herself strongly adored. 11 "Shelter Me" December 8, 1989 111 An approaching tropical storm has the Baywatch lifeguards preparing for its effects but the presence of two wanted criminals cause unforeseen events. Eddie and Shauni rest. Hobie and a girl have storm parties. 12 "The Reunion" December 15, 1989 112 Mitch attends his high school reunion and meets a classmate that stirs up old feelings. Eddie, frustrated at having no car, buys one at an extremely low price from a buddy but quickly discovers the reason why the cost was so low. 13 "Armored Car" January 5, 1990 113 A proam beach volleyball tournament is being held in the area and Trevor tries to convince Jill to be his partner for the competition. Their main rival in the competition is Jill's ex-partner which cements Jill's resolve to compete. Meanwhile, an exhibition geared to drum up interest in saving a local pier leads to Shauni & Eddie becoming trapped underwater in a locked armoured truck after part of the pier collapses. 14 "Home Court" January 12, 1990 114 A new lifeguard arrives at Baywatch and stirs up different emotions for the current staff. Jill and Shauni go into business selling sandwiches but find competition to be stiffer than expected. 15 "We Need a Vacation" January 26, 1990 115 Craig joins Cort and Eddie on a trip to Mexico for a long overdue vacation but things turn quite differently than any of them expect. Meanwhile, Mitch has an unexpected houseguest and Hobie falls in love with Shaunie. 16 "Muddy Waters" February 2, 1990 116 Cort and Eddie go to a local water them park to teach teenagers about lifeguard duties but one of them quickly resents Eddie's presence. Back at Baywatch, Hobie finds out that parents of his fellow students at school take a dim view of lifeguarding as an occupation and Shauni gets into trouble over pictures of her in a pinup magazine. 17 "Snake Eyes" February 9, 1990 117 An illegal offshore casino causes problems for Cort and some of his fellow lifeguards. Hobie thinks his English class is going to be a breeze when Mitch starts dating his teacher but soon learns otherwise. 18 "Eclipse" February 23, 1990 118 Eddie believes he sees a ghost by the water and has the others believing that he is losing his mind. Hobie learns that a friend's pet is going to put to sleep for an alleged attack and resolves to help both of them. 19 "Shark Derby" March 2, 1990 119 A local business owner organizes a shark derby but the event quickly spirals out of control and leads Jill to run into the water to save a little boy but then is attacked by the shark. She is saved by Mitch but later dies from a blood ambalysm. 20 "The Big Race" March 16, 1990 120 Cort enters a race to win the prize money and fulfill a pledge he makes on a yearly basis. Meanwhile, Shauni anguishes over the events of the past few weeks and deliberates her future. 21 "Old Friends" March 30, 1990 121 Mitch, Craig and Garner go on a handgliding trip that results in a series of accidents for all three. Meanwhile, Cort sees someone that he thought had died a year ago. 22 "The End?" April 6, 1990 122 An earthquake shakes the area around Baywatch headquarters and causes many problems for the lifeguards and for one, a life altering decision is made.
After cancellation on NBC, season two (and all subsequent seasons) continued in syndication.
Release Order Title Original airdate Episode Number 23 "Nightmare Bay, Part I" September 23, 1991 201 An underwater photographer is attacked and more than a few people believe a sea monster is responsible. Shauni's work as a lifeguard leads to conflict with a bunch of locals and her father. 24 "Nightmare Bay, Part II" September 23, 1991 202 With the hysteria over the 'sea monster', Mitch and his fellow lifeguards are determined to get to the bottom of the mystery. Shauni's father has a change of heart after he learns more about what she does. 25 "The One That Got Away" September 30, 1991 203 A fisherman tricks new lifeguard Megan into rescuing him in order to attack her. When he continues to stalk her, Mitch has to find a way to stop him. Meanwhile, when Shauni suffers from lifeguard burnout, Eddie takes her on a romantic weekend getaway, which quickly turns passionate. 26 "Money, Honey" October 7, 1991 204 Mitch is offered the lead role in an action movie when the star is injured, but risks losing his role when he rejects the amorous advances of the film's producer. Meanwhile, Shauni tries to raise money to keep an animal rescue organization from shutting down. 27 "Fabulous Buchannon Boys" October 14, 1991 205 Mitch's brother Buzzy comes to visit with his estranged son Kyle, who proves to be a bad influence on Hobie. When Kyle illegally surfs near the condemned San Dimas Pier, he collides with a submerged piling, and is sent underwater, unconscious. 28 "Point of Attack" October 21, 1991 206 Cort returns to Baywatch, helping Eddie in an aquatics program designed for inner-city youths. When Eddie takes a gang leader under his wing, he finds himself in conflict with the boys father, who has encouraged his son's gang activity. 29 "Sandcastles" October 28, 1991 207 Hobie becomes enamored with a homeless girl whose mother has disappeared. 30 "Thin or Die" November 4, 1991 208 Eddie teaches an overweight girl who has loved him from afar the importance of self-esteem, while Mitch and Hobie adopt a dog that is the only witness to the owner's kidnapping. 31 "The Trophy, Part I" November 11, 1991 209 Eddie's life is torn apart by the accusation of statutory rape, while Mitch deals with the anger of a paraplegic former lifeguard. 32 "The Trophy, Part II" November 18, 1991 210 Facing rape charges, Eddie is suspended from Baywatch, while the accuser attempts to kill herself. Mitch saves a paraplegic's life in a daring glider rescue. 33 "If Looks Could Kill" November 25, 1991 211 Mitch falls for a beautiful woman he has rescued, never dreaming she is actually a murderess. 34 "Reunion" January 27, 1992 212 Mitch attends his high school reunion, rekindling an old flame with ex-wife Gail, while Eddie plays father for the day. 35 "War of Nerves" February 3, 1992 213 Ex-con and martial arts master Mason Sato, who should really be dead, terrorizes Mitch, Kaye, and Hobie. This episode is 'way' too disturbing. 36 "Big Monday" February 10, 1992 214 Kaye Morgan introduces a deaf girl to sign language, while Mitch confronts a terrifying childhood memory and Hobie a fear of waves. 37 "Sea of Flames" February 17, 1992 215 The Baywatch crew crack a seaborne drug ring, and Ben finds love with an aging movie star. 38 "Now Sit Right Back and You'll Hear A Tale" February 24, 1992 216 A routine rescue sends Eddie on a madcap adventure to "Gilligan's Island." 39 "The Chamber" March 2, 1992 217 Mitch rescues a diver trapped 90 feet below the ocean surface, but almost dies while suffering the effects of decompression. 40 "Sharks Cove" April 20, 1992 218 A beautiful Olympic hopeful disappears after a savage shark attack and Eddie's brother Bobby arrives for a weekend visit. 41 "Lost Treasure of Tower 12" April 27, 1992 219 Two thieves lose their loot under a lifeguard tower and Shauni is swept off her feet by an eccentric beach poet. 42 "The Big Spill" May 4, 1992 220 Toxic waste, corporate greed, and a determined environmental spell trouble for the Baywatch lifeguards. 43 "Game of Chance" May 11, 1992 221 Harvey and Mitch pursue and capture a disgruntled gambler turned high-seas pirate. Meanwhile, Eddie struggles with the disapproval of Shauni's family. While Eddie is walking away from Shauni's sisters engagement party, Kim (Shauni's Older Sister) gets her hand stuck in the pool pump and luckily Eddie saves her. 44 "Summer of '85" May 18, 1992 222 After seven years, Eddie's first love appears in Los Angeles, complicating his life with Shauni and entangling him in a web of lies and an unsolved murder.
Season 3 (1992-1993)
Release Order Title Original airdate Episode Number 45 "River of No Return, Part I" September 14, 1992 301 Pamela Anderson (as C.J. Parker) makes her first appearance in this two-part episode. Eddie and Shauni are having problems in their relationship; Mitch finds out that his uncle may have found the golden boot; a singer is looking for a job in L.A. 46 "River of No Return, Part II" September 21, 1992 302 Drew shoots at the raft; And Shauni is taken hostage, she is pushed off the cliff and luckily Eddie and Mitch save her, she finds out that she's not pregnant and is upset, then Eddie proposes to her. Mitch climbs down with the help of a rope and finds the golden boot; Jed arrives at the trailer; Eddie marries Shauni and they both move to Australia. 47 "Tequila Bay" September 28, 1992 303 A woman from Mitch's past becomes one of his fellow lifeguards and stirs up memories for Mitch; Matt must contend with surfers wanting to take over part of the beach. 48 "Rookie of the Year" October 5, 1992 304 The lifeguards compete against each other to determine who is the best; Stephanie and CJ move in together but things get complicated for both of them. 49 "Pier Pressure" October 12, 1992 305 Hobie weaves a web of lies (Mostly, because of Mitch and himself) to impress a girl (Juliet Sorcey); Summer is humiliated when she mistakes an offhand invitation from Jimmy Slade for a date. There is an appearance by Elizabeth Berkley as Courtney Bremmer. 50 "Showdown at Malibu Beach High" October 19, 1992 306 The love strings between Courtney, Slade and Summer are pulled tight; C.J. accepts a position at Malibu Beach High; Garner tires of work. 51 "Point Doom" October 26, 1992 307 Matt drives his motorcycle on the cliffs above Malibu and challenges Hudson; Mitch trains to beat Stephanie with Garner as his coach. 52 "Princess of Tides" November 2, 1992 308 C.J. is almost run over in a race, causing Mitch and Newmie to finish; Lewiston is engaged to a princess; Catherine's bodyguard Roland kidnaps her. 53 "Masquerade" November 9, 1992 309 Mitch and Stephanie go undercover as two wealthy individuals to stop murderous pirates from taking over Baywatch 54 "Lifeguards Can't Jump" November 16, 1992 310 Mitch and Stephanie discover a dead man on some rocks; C.J. meets a couple on their honeymoon named Dennis and Arlene; Dennis deceives C.J. and Arlene. 55 "Dead of Summer" November 23, 1992 311 The governor holds a speech on the pier; three bad guys plan to blow the pier into pieces with a boat. Garner meets his sister's old friend Wendi again. 56 "A Matter of Life and Death" January 4, 1993 312 Mitch's parents come to visit; Al, Mitch's father, wants him to take over his architectural firm; Summer must tell Jackie about her horrible nightmares. 57 "Island of Romance" January 11, 1993 313 C.J. and Stephanie go to Catalina for their women weekend, but the trip doesn't go according to plan; Hobie and Mitch agree to hire a housekeeper. 58 "Strangers Among Us" January 18, 1993 314 A diamond smuggler looks for loot he has hidden in one of Slade's surfboards; a group searching for extra terrestrials drives the lifeguards crazy. 59 "Vacation, Part I" January 25, 1993 315 Guido tells Mitch that he has started a new business called Windows by Guido; a Captain named Rolf Angstrom visits headquarters; a drug dealer escapes. 60 "Vacation, Part II" February 1, 1993 316 Stephanie is shot of the cruise boat by a drug dealing women and Mitch jumps in to save her. They struggle to stay afloat in the water; Matt and C.J. win big in the casino; Summer gets worried when she can't find Mitch. 61 "The Tower" February 8, 1993 317 A murderer escapes from prison; Kilmer and Stephanie drive to Summer's tower where Kilmer takes them hostage; Hobie makes a periscope for his science class. 62 "Stakeout at Surfrider Beach" February 15, 1993 318 An actress, who is running from two crooks, is saved by Mitch. He decides to help her capture them; Guido attempts to convince his visiting mother that he is a lifeguard. 63 "Shattered, Part I" April 19, 1993 319 Three teens are trapped on some cliffs with massive waves surrounding them; Mitch is soon paralyzed from the cliffs; Riddick is sent to L.A. to kill Jason. 64 "Shattered, Part II" April 26, 1993 320 Eddie must contend with gangsters, while Mitch is going through rehabilitation. 65 "Kicks" May 3, 1993 321 Matt competes in kickboxing with Mitch as his coach; Mitch meets Michael Branson again; C.J. has the opportunity to become a model. 66 "Fatal Exchange" May 10, 1993 322 Strange occurrences take place at Baywatch after the arrival of a new lifeguard
Season 4 (1993–1994)
Release order Title Original airdate Episode number 67 "Race Against Time, Part I" September 20, 1993 401 Hobie, a cold-hearted Gayle and Ken, Gayle's finance, get trapped inside Ken's plane when it crashes in the ocean. 68 "Race Against Time, Part II" September 20, 1993 402 Hobie, Gayle, and Ken get rescued from the crashed plane; Matt's father takes back Matt's motorcycle; Jackie has problems with the renovation of her Summer Place. 69 "Lover's Cove" September 27, 1993 403 Hobie falls in love with a girl in junior lifeguards who, unbeknownst to him, has less than a year to live; Mitch and Jackie have a number of interrupted dates; Matt and Summer discover that they love each other. 70 "Blindside" October 4, 1993 404 Cort returns to Baywatch but C.J. is worried there is something wrong with his eyes; Hobie helps a man who is left to live in a cage like he is an attraction. Special guest star: former Los Angeles Dodgers Steve Garvey as Dr. Corey. 71 "Skyrider" October 11, 1993 405 Matt and Slade have a confrontation on the waves over Summer and decide to have a huge bungee-jumping contest; Garner and Mitch chase pickpockets. 72 "Tentacles, Part I" October 18, 1993 406 Matt and Slade compete for Summer's affections by surfing. Mitch encounters a desperate woman who needs help for her boyfriend. Meanwhile Summer, Matt and Slade all go into an underwater cave searching for Matt's surfboard when Summer is pulled down and nearly killed by an octopus. 73 "Tentacles, Part II" October 25, 1993 407 Stephanie's sister, Caroline, arrives at Baywatch with exciting news, but her joy is shattered by a cataclysmic event. Mitch finds himself at the mercy of a wounded but dangerous adversary. 74 "Submersion" November 1, 1993 408 Mitch must make a difficult decision when he must choose which boy to rescue from the ocean, and the boy he doesn't save first ends up in a coma. There's a special guest star by Donny Most as Roger Clark. 75 "Ironman Buchannon" November 8, 1993 409 Mitch tries to show he can still compete with younger men by taking part in the Ironman competition; Matt's late hours make Summer suspicious. Standing in for a tired Matt, Summer Quinn is knocked unconscious attempting a rescue. 76 "Tower of Power" November 15, 1993 410 A local gang causes trouble for a new lifeguard at Baywatch. C.J. befriends a local magician–escape artist who tries to impress her with a dangerous stunt. 77 "The Child Inside" November 22, 1993 411 Baywatch is host to the Special Olympics and a long-time friend of Mitch arrives to help oversee the event. There is a special appearance by gymnast great Mary Lou Retton. 78 "Second Time Around" January 17, 1994 412 Matt rescues a woman following a jet ski accident and realizes he knows her from before. Things get complicated for Matt as the woman pleads with him to help her fend off a rejected suitor from her past. 79 "Red Knights" January 24, 1994 413 A reunion of older lifeguards stirs up painful memories for Ben. Jackie's big chance to impress a local music executive could be damaged by problems that are unexpected. 80 "Coronado Del Soul, Part I" January 31, 1994 414 Four Baywatch lifeguards go to San Diego to demonstrate the usage of the scarabs to lifeguards in that area. However, the hotel they stay at has a legend of a ghost haunting its hallways; breaks the episode into two parts. 81 "Coronado Del Soul, Part II" February 7, 1994 415 Stephanie, with the aid of the Coast Guard, searches frantically for the missing Mitch and Buzz. Summer and the other lifeguards find out the truth behind the ghost tales at the hotel. 82 "Mirror, Mirror" February 14, 1994 416 A deranged woman (Carrie-Ann Moss) suffering from multiple personality disorder becomes obsessed with Mitch and takes him hostage. 83 "The Falcon Manifesto" February 21, 1994 417 A woman on the run from a deadly man finds comfort and protection when she meets Mitch; Matt pushes for a houseboat but Summer stands firm against the ideas. 84 "Rescue Bay" February 28, 1994 418 When TV-producer Don Brand visits the beach, he is delighted to discover that the actions that take place on the beach are perfect for a TV-series. He calls the TV-series ""Rescue Bay"". 85 "Western Exposure" April 25, 1994 419 A famous country musician searches for his wife and son in L.A. and upon finding them he promises to do fewer tours; Hobie's crush wants to turn him down for Mitch. Musical guest star: Martina McBride as Sadie Jennings. 86 "The Life You Save" May 2, 1994 420 When the Baywatch gang find out that their jobs are in jeopardy due to budget cuts, everyone decide to volunteer as civilian lifeguards. At the same time on the beach, a couple named David and Julia is having a romantic time. 87 "Trading Places" May 9, 1994 421 When a man is seen drifting in the ocean, Matt and Stephanie are called in to rescue him. But as they are approaching the victim, a Coast Guard helicopter waves them away from the victim, and they rescue him instead. 88 "Guys & Dolls" May 16, 1994 422 Matt rescues a woman from the ocean and tries to get her reacquainted with her dying father but she refuses; Stephanie falls for her Coast Guard partner.
Season 5 (1994-1995)
Release Order Title Original airdate Episode Number 89 "Livin' on the Fault, Part I" September 26, 1994 501 A geological survey team arrives to Los Angeles in order to place an underwater seismometer in the Malibu fault. Stephanie agrees to be their safety officer, because she is in love with the team leader Reily Ferguson. Reily is an expert oceanographer and free-diver. It is revealed that Summer left Baywatch to enroll at Penn State University. 90 "Livin' on the Fault, Part II" October 3, 1994 502 The big earthquake was a 7.2 on the Richter scale. While Stephanie is rescuing Max and Tom on the surface, Riley is trapped underwater under some rocks, Jackie is in big trouble as her trailer is about to go off the cliff and Mitch rescues Hobie in the garage just before the big heavy boat engine is about to fall down on him. 91 "Aftershock" October 10, 1994 503 Mitch reunites with Gayle for Hobie's sake, but she changes her mind when Mitch leaves the wedding for a rescue, Matt was recommended for the Medal of Valor. 92 "Baja Run" October 17, 1994 504 Cort returns to Los Angeles after a year in Mexico; Mitch and Cort participate in the Baja run; Caroline chooses Logan over Matt; and Matt soon falls for C.J. 93 "Air Buchannon" October 24, 1994 505 Mitch and Stephanie enjoy a 24-hour shift together and during their time on duty they have a deep heart-to-heart concerning the possibility of dating again. 94 "Short Sighted" October 31, 1994 506 Logan earns the title "Rookie of the Year" after completing rookie school; Hobie's friend father, a dwarf, almost drowns while trying to save a girl. 95 "Someone to Baywatch Over You" November 7, 1994 507 A cynical, female FBI agent goes undercover as a lifeguard in Mitch's tower to catch an escaped convict. 96 "KGAS, the Groove-Yard of Solid Gold" November 14, 1994 508 Treasure enthusiasts flock to the beach when a radio DJ announces a competition for hidden treasure, and Matt and C.J. become involved in the festivities. 97 "Red Wind" November 21, 1994 509 Caroline is called to rescue a man who claims to have seen his daughter drowning in the ocean; a man's fiancee retains a crush on Mitch after a rescue 11 years ago. 98 "I, Spike" November 28, 1994 510 Matt teams up with a pro for a volleyball match; Garner faces his fears of singing in front of an audience; C.J. expresses her disdain for oil drilling. 99 "Silent Night, Baywatch Night, Part I" December 5, 1994 511 As Christmas nears, Mitch and Tracy fall in love. Mitch and Hobie let a lost boy stay with them during the holidays, only to discover he's a con artist. C.J. believes a priest has developed romantic feelings for her. Matt suspects that a group of vacationing little people are really Santa's elves. 100 "Silent Night, Baywatch Night, Part II" December 12, 1994 512 At Christmas, Mitch tries to reunite Joey with her mother; C.J. worries that a priest is leaving the church for her and Matt investigates whether Santa's elves are really vacationing at Baywatch. 101 "Rubber Ducky" January 30, 1995 513 Logan and Gator take on Matt and Barnett in a rubber ducky contest; Mitch and Tracy become romantically involved, but she keeps a personal secret from him. 102 "Homecoming" February 6, 1995 514 Stephanie ponders whether to travel the world with her boyfriend Riley. A ship is seen off the shore and it is a woman named Coral. They meet her and all goes well. Stephanie confronts Coral after seeing her load explosives on her boat. The two begin to fight. After a brief scuffle, Coral is too strong as she overpowers Stephanie and knocks her unconscious. She ties up Stephanie's helpless body. Will she succeed her evil plan? 103 "Seize the Day" February 13, 1995 515 Mitch discovers that Tracy is terminally ill and tries to make the best of their short time together; Logan and Caroline confront two reckless drivers. 104 "A Little Help From My Friends" February 20, 1995 516 Hobie seeks advice from a radio station on how to help ease his father's pain over losing Tracy; Caroline saves a victim who is suffering from AIDS. 105 "Father's Day" February 27, 1995 517 Logan has recurring flashbacks of a traumatic childhood incident; after his father dies, Mitch learns that his father appreciated his job as a lifeguard. 106 "Fire with Fire" April 24, 1995 518 107 "Deep Trouble" May 1, 1995 519 John D. Cort, returns to Baywatch, homeless and depressed, but finds a purpose for living when the potential donor of a young leukemia victim is reported missing. 108 "Promised Land" May 8, 1995 520 Mitch is injured as he attempts to track down the sister of a girl he rescued only to find out that the woman he rescued is pregnant and cannot return back to China in fear of losing the child. 109 "The Runaways" May 15, 1995 521 110 "Wet N' Wild" May 22, 1995 522 A new lifeguard named Neely Capshaw has been transferred to Baywatch from Huntington. She ask if she can work with Matt so that he can train her in basic procedures. In their tower, Neely comes on to Matt but he rejects her telling her about his relationship to C.J. Later when Matt arrives to Neely's tower she is nowhere to be seen, so Matt is force to rescue a little girl in trouble.
Season 6 (1995-1996)
Release Order Title Original airdate Episode Number 111 "Trapped Beneath the Sea, Part I" September 25, 1995 601 Mitch and his crew face a desperate situation when an old mine collides with an offshore oil rig, causing it to explode and sink into the ocean depths. 112 "Trapped Beneath the Sea, Part II" October 2, 1995 602 Mitch and company must fight their way out of the collapsed oil platform that has sunken to the bottom of the sea while rescue teams attempt to lift it up to the surface. 113 "Hot Stuff" October 9, 1995 603 The lifeguards must save the life of a blind girl trapped in a fire in the woods. 114 "Surf's Up" October 16, 1995 604 A surfer gets ill after surfing in water polluted by E. Coli and it's up to the Baywatch team to solve the problem. 115 "To Everything There Is a Season" October 23, 1995 605 Mitch's mother visits and it is discovered that she has Alzheimer's disease; Cody trains for the Olympics. 116 "Leap of Faith" October 30, 1995 606 C.J. returns from her trip to France and along with the rest of the team, they train some Junior Lifeguards. 117 "Face of Fear" November 6, 1995 607 Hobie and his friends almost drown while surfing in a dangerous part of the beach; Caroline befriends an ex-jockey who is pretending to be blind. 118 "Hit and Run" November 13, 1995 608 From headquarters, Caroline sees that the local surfers are getting territorial again. When Mitch is forced to make a rescue, the locals and the victim's friend end up in a fight, but Logan breaks up the fight. Logan is still pursuing his business venture of Aussie swimwear and he has an important meeting with a major clothing manufacturer. 119 "Home Is Where the Heat Is" November 20, 1995 609 Matt Brody returns to Baywatch to try to make up his lost relationship with C.J. But things take an unexpected turn when a group of ruthless modern day pirates take a millionaire couple hostage and place them under water on the wreck of the sunken oil platform with handcuffs and air for six hours. When Matt and Neely speed by in their Scarab motorboat, the pirates take them hostage as well. Meanwhile, Joey's past may jeopardize her adoption to Mitch when a professional beatnik criminal, named Trapper, recruits an unwilling Joey to commit a burglary job as payback for her mother's past scams against him. 120 "Sweet Dreams" November 27, 1995 610 After finding an abandoned baby in his tower, Logan wrongly assumes he's the father and decides to raise it. Cody participates in the trials for the Olympic swim team. 121 "The Incident" January 15, 1996 611 Caroline blames herself after a victim drowns after a night time rescue. Spurred on by Neely, Caroline takes a walk on the wild side. 122 "Beauty and the Beast" January 29, 1996 612 After swimmers are attacked by an alligator living in a storm drain, Mitch, Logan and Cody hunt for the creature. C.J., Caroline and Neely compete to become the cover model for Inside Sports magazine. 123 "Desperate Encounter" February 5, 1996 613 While vacationing in Mexico, Mitch and his new girlfriend witness an attempted murder and are then hunted by the killers. Country and Western singer Jesse Lee Harris helps Logan and the Baywatch lifeguards raise money to save a ranch that rescues endangered horses. 124 "Baywatch Angels" February 12, 1996 614 When Logan is terrorized by a mad man, Caroline dreams that the detectives from TV Show, Charlie's Angels, arrive at Baywatch to help him. In her dream, Caroline is Kelly Garrett, C.J. is Jill Monroe and Stephanie is Sabrina. 125 "Bash At the Beach" February 19, 1996 615
Hulk Hogan and the Baywatch team work to raise money to keep a youth recreation center open. Randy Savage and Ric Flair face off in a wrestling match for charity; Stephanie discovers that she has developed skin cancer.
- The Title Of The Episode Comes From The WCW Bash At The Beach 1995 PPV.
- Randy Savage And Ric Flair Did Face Off At That PPV In A "Lifeguard Match".
126 "Freefall" February 26, 1996 616 Mitch is involved in a sky-surfing incident which stirs up bad memories; CJ forms a relationship with a football player. 127 "Sail Away" March 18, 1996 617 Stephanie gets her fellow Baywatch lifeguards to participate in a sailing regatta. Mitch looks to formerly adopt Joey but unforeseen complications threaten to dash his hopes. 128 "Lost and Found" March 25, 1996 618 Mitch and Caroline help to reunite a Vietnamese refugee with her American father. C.J. and Cody help a wheelchair bound comedian fulfill his dream of swimming in the ocean. 129 "Forbidden Paradise, Part I" April 22, 1996 619 Mitch, Stephanie, Matt, CJ, Cody, and Caroline travel to Hawaii to train with the Hawaiian lifeguards. 130 "Forbidden Paradise, Part II" April 29, 1996 620 While in Hawaii, Mitch and Matt are saved by islanders, Stephanie finds love and Logan proposes to Caroline. 131 "Last Wave" May 6, 1996 621 Kaye is reunited with her ex but disaster strikes. Stephanie seeks treatment for her skin cancer. Caroline catch Logan and Neely together. 132 "Go For the Gold" May 13, 1996 622 While Stephanie is training Cody in underwater search-and-rescue techniques, Cody finds a Spanish medallion. He has the medallion appraised and the shop owner offers Cody $3500 for it. But he doesn't accept it and is convinced that he will find more gold at the bottom of the ocean.
Season 7 (1996-1997)
Release Order Title Original airdate Episode Number 133 "Shark Fever" September 23, 1996 701 Logan wants to become a director, and he has written a script named Shark Fever. He makes a movie about it and Caroline stars in it. In the movie, Caroline is supposed to be attacked by a shark and the shark is driven by Newmie. But the shark won't work. Logan gets disappointed and asks a captain on a boat if he can sedate a shark. 134 "The Contest" September 30, 1996 702 Mitch judges a beachside beauty contest, but is tempted by two of the contestants, who both vie for his vote. Caroline's acting teacher puts her relationship with Logan in jeopardy. Logan designs a new rescue vehicle. 135 "Liquid Assets" October 7, 1996 703 C.J. befriends a homeless man, who then dies and leaves her a fortune in his will. Hobie helps aspiring lifeguard Manny make the Junior Lifeguard. 136 "Windswept" October 14, 1996 704 Mitch is the prize in a bachelor auction, but things go awry when he and his date end up stranded on a deserted island. Cody competes with his roller hockey team to win a championship. 137 "Scorcher" October 21, 1996 705 A heatwave precedes a visit to the beach by the President of the United States, as Mitch encounters a bumbling Secret Service agent. Cody faces an audit by the IRS. Caroline thinks no one has remembered her birthday. 138 "Beach Blast" October 28, 1996 706 Mitch and the Baywatch gang compete against Jenny McCarthy and MTV VJ's in a charity games to raise money for the Special Olympics. 139 "Guess Who's Coming to Dinner" November 4, 1996 707 CJ's mother pays her a visit while on the run from criminals 140 "Let the Games Begin" November 11, 1996 708 The International Ironman Competition is held at Baywatch and Neely sets off a battle of the sexes when she decides to enter the competition. 141 "Buried" November 18, 1996 709 An earthquake causes Mitch and other lifeguards to be trapped in tunnel that collapses during the lifeguard training session; Donna's past of posing in Playboy might affect her future with Baywatch 142 "Search and Rescue" January 13, 1997 710
The lifeguards must save the lives of those on a pier that catches fire; a man that thinks he is a vampire causes problems for Mitch; Cody asks CJ to paint his portrait.
143 "Heal the Bay" January 27, 1997 711 After Mitch falls ill after swimming over contaminated waters, Cody, Caroline and CJ investigate the cause. 144 "Bachelor of the Month" February 3, 1997 712 Stephanie and Tom plan their wedding 145 "Chance of a Lifetime" February 10, 1997 713 Disaster strikes on Stephanie and Tom's honeymoon. But even worse when the boat sinks and Stephanie realizes there is a kid missing she finds Trisha in the cabin and risks her life then the sail of the boat falls and lands on Stephanie crushing her, she dies and they hold a funeral service for her at Baywatch and Mitch holds a speech. 146 "Talk Show" February 17, 1997 714 Mitch rescues the life of a talk show host, who then invites him to appear on her show. C.J. is convinced that a stray dog found by her and Caroline possesses the reincarted soul of the late Stephanie. 147 "Life-Guardian" February 24, 1997 715 While rescuing some youths, Caroline receives help from a boy who mysteriously vanishes; Neely gets a surprise visit from her ex-husband. 148 "Matters of the Heart" March 3, 1997 716 Manny attempts to help a young boy turn his troubled life around; Mitch and Samantha reveal their relationship. 149 "Rendezvous" April 7, 1997 717 Cody has an encounter with a mermaid; two teens form a suicide pact after their parents disapprove of their relationship. 150 "Hot Water" April 14, 1997 718 Sam, Neely and Caroline investigate a military jet containing a virus crashes into the ocean; CJ, Cody and Newmie try to shut down a nude beach. 151 "Trial By Fire" April 21, 1997 719 Caroline is sued by the mother of a victim of a failed rescue. C.J.'s desire for motherhood hits a snag when she realizes Cody's not ready for that type of commitment. 152 "Baywatch at Sea World" April 28, 1997 720 The gang travels to Sea World in San Diego for the opening of the Baywatch stunt show. 153 "Golden Girls" May 5, 1997 721 Neely try's to help a depressed bodyboarder named Jamie; Newmie meets a beautiful woman who doesn't speak English. 154 "Nevermore" May 12, 1997 722 CJ finds out she has a secret admirer
Season 8 (1997-1998)
Release Order Title Original airdate Episode Number 155 "Rookie Summer" September 22, 1997 801 It's a new year on the beach as Lifeguard hopefuls try out to join the Baywatch squad. Lani is haunted by a man from her past who doesn't want her to start a new life without him. 156 "Next Generation" September 27, 1997 802 Lifeguard Rookies compete to join the Baywatch team, while Mitch makes a choice about accepting the job of Captain. 157 "The Choice" October 6, 1997 803 Veteran lifeguard Jack 'JD' Darius shows up to try for the open Lieutenant position, but memories of a failed rescue still haunt him. 158 "Memorial Day" October 13, 1997 804 Two old codgers try to give their old Navy buddy a 'proper' burial at sea. Romance blossoms between Cody and Lani. 159 "Charlie" October 20, 1997 805 April's brother Charlie and her mother Paige are living with her in her small apartment. It's very hard for April to see Charlie so sick and that everyone is being nice to him out of pity. Everyone has been told that Charlie has a rare form of cancer and that he is getting treatment for it at UCLA. Later April tells Mitch that Charlie isn't being treated there, they just use him for research. 160 "Lifeguard Confidential" October 27, 1997 806 Caroline Holden returns to Baywatch and sparks fly between her and JD while sleaze-ball reporter "Riptide" Roger Pelton (Shadoe Stevens) plagues the lifeguards with insider scoops. The tables are soon turned when his cameraman falls in the shark-infested ocean and his copter sinks. 161 "Out of the Blue" November 3, 1997 807 Caroline is torn when she must make a choice between JD and her dream of being an actress. Jordan meets her birth mother. 162 "Eel Nino" November 10, 1997 808 The Santa Ana winds blow an air of mystery into Baywatch, as well as a deadly creature that is disturbing the ocean calm. April's love life is reeling as she has to choose between Manny and Hobie. 163 "Homecoming" November 17, 1997 809 Neely returns from a skiing accident hooked on painkillers. Craig Pomeroy returns to Baywatch to defend an old Native American trying to die on his tribe's land, now the public beach. 164 "Missing" November 24, 1997 810 Cody breaks regulations and leaves his tower five minutes early. In those few precious minutes a teenage girl disappears in the surf. A full scale search and rescue mission is instigated. 165 "Hijacked" December 1, 1997 811 Caroline is hijacked by a young thief and forced on a wild chase across the beach. Mitch confronts Neely about her addiction to painkillers -- and learns a shocking secret. 166 "No Way Out" January 26, 1998 812 While diving, April and Craig are pulled through a power plant intake pipe and into a chamber and must fight for their lives to avoid getting sucked into the deadly turbines. 167 "Countdown" February 2, 1998 813 Cody is left to die in a sunken boat after he and Mitch track down and are captured by smugglers 168 "Surf City" February 9, 1998 814 When Manny breaks up with April, romance heats up between her and Craig. 169 "To The Max" February 16, 1998 815 When Cody and JD try to make extra money collecting sea urchins, disaster strikes and Lani loses her hearing during the rescue. After engineering a meeting with a beautiful woman, Mitch has the wildest first date of his life. 170 "Night of the Dolphin" February 23, 1998 816 Mitch helps old buddy Garner Ellerbee track down drug smugglers. 171 "Full Throttle" March 2, 1998 817 Cody makes a wild bet with some local hotshots. 172 "Quarantine" April 20, 1998 818 Comedian Jeff Altman guest stars as an annoying medical supplies salesman who drives the lifeguards crazy while they are quarantined at headquarters. 173 "Diabolique" April 27, 1998 819 The new nanny for Neely's baby develops a deadly obsession for Mitch. 174 "Bon Voyage" May 4, 1998 820 A beautiful jewel thief tricks Hobie into asking her to join him and the other lifeguards on a cruise to Alaska. 175 "White Thunder at Glacier Bay, Part I" May 11, 1998 821 On a cruise to Alaska, a brush with death intensifies the growing relationship between Mitch and Neely. 176 "White Thunder at Glacier Bay, Part II" May 18, 1998 822 On a cruise to Alaska, Mitch and Neely realize they're in love.
Season 9 (1998–1999)
Release Order Title Original airdate Episode Number 177 "Crash, Part I" September 21, 1998 901 In the teaser, Mitch is approaching a tower while talking to Craig over the radio. It turns out that tower 14 has been washed very close to the shoreline. As a result of a storm, the tower's ramp has been moved from the tower. Meanwhile, a Boeing 747 jet airliner takes off as El Nino strikes. It gets struck by lightning and crashes into the ocean. 178 "Crash, Part II" September 28, 1998 902 Mitch receives a phone call at home about the plane crash. Later, Craig finds out that it's Cody and April's flight. When the lifeguards arrive to the scene, Mitch is relieved when he finds Cody alive in the water. Meanwhile in the first-class compartment, Francine starts having contractions. If that's not enough for April to handle, Hans freaks out and is convinced that he is going to die. 179 "Sharks, Lies and Videotape" October 5, 1998 903
Mitch and Cody witness a disaster involving a parasailer and a boat. When they are heading for the rescue, they are once again beaten by Bayguard, a new firm that specializes in privatizing lifeguards. When the rescue has been completed, Mitch is introduced to Alex Ryker. She is the CEO of Bayguard. Alex tells Mitch that she plans on going up against him for the county contract because Baywatch's contract is about to expire. The next day, when Mitch goes to the Chief's office, he is surprised to find Alex there. It turns out that she has shown the Chief a videotape of some of Bayguard's amazing rescues. She has also shown the Chief a tape showcasing the Baywatch team slacking off. Mitch immediately objects, but the Chief thinks that Alex's proposal warrants consideration. After his meeting with the Chief, Mitch tells his lifeguards to start acting like professionals, otherwise they will not have any jobs left by the end of the week. Meanwhile, when April sees a man having a heart attack, she calls for backup and heads for the water. But Arnold, one of the Bayguards, detains her. This upsets Mitch who brings April to Bayguard for an apology from Alex. When Mitch and April arrive to Bayguard, they see Arnold paying off a stuntman. That stuntman turns out to be the parasailer who almost drowned. Then Mitch realizes that the rescue was fake. After that, Cody fakes an argue with Mitch and starts working at Bayguard instead. Alex wants him as her new lieutenant. Later Cody approaches the Bayguard mobile tower truck and climbs inside. From there he talks to Mitch over his cell phone, and by using Bayguard's lap top computer, he finds out that almost all of the lifeguards at Bayguard are on short-term contracts. When the summer starts, Alex will be left alone with a couple of wannabees protecting the beach. But Arnold arrives to the truck and Cody is busted. Alex gets upset about this, but when April tells them that a diabetic boy named Teddy is missing, Baywatch and Bayguard must work together as a team. It turns out that Teddy is trapped in a storm drain. Mitch and Alex manages to get him out.Later, Mitch is happy to hear that Alex has resigned from Bayguard. But the happiness soon turns into anger when he finds out that the Chief has hired Alex to be Baywatch's new administrative consultant. Meanwhile, Bridget meets Paolo Tomali on the beach. She doesn't know who he is, but April tells her that he is one of the premiere designers of bathing suits. Bridget decides to model for him while she is wearing April's bathing suits. Bu in the end, Bridget decides to stay at Baywatch. She wants to be a lifeguard, not a model.
180 "Dolphin Quest" October 12, 1998 904
When Mitch and Cody have rescued a little girl, it all turns out to be just another training exercise for some kids. While doing this, they are observed by Alex's nephew Timmy. Timmy is a mildly autistic boy who doesn't speak. Timmy loves dolphins and because of that, his mom Valerie is taking him to Hawaii where he can visit Dolphin Quest. Dolphin Quest is an organization that specializes in giving young children extraordinary experience of swimming with dolphins. When Valerie arrives to the beach and tells Alex that she can't get away from work, Mitch convinces Alex to take Timmy there. Cody joins them because he is going to participate in an outrigger race. At the Dolphin Lagoon, Alex and Cody want Timmy to swim with the dolphins together with other kids. But it turns out that Timmy is afraid of the water. When Cody and Alex turn their back on him, he suddenly disappears. They find him with an artist named Wyland who also happens to like dolphins. Later when Cody is running down the beach, he meets Kali McKenzie, Lani's sister. She tells him that the outrigger race has been postponed due to a storm. Now Cody does not have any plans so Kali decides to give him a guided tour around the islands. When a boy falls off a cliff and ends up in a cave, Cody and Kali must work together to save him. When they return to the beach, Alex goes to help them out and forgets about Timmy for a couple of seconds.Meanwhile, Timmy sees a girl getting knocked out cold by a windsurfer. He is able to bring her to shore and perform CPR before Cody and Alex arrive. Before they leave Hawaii, Timmy receives a painting from Wyland and he also gets the opportunity to see a pregnant dolphin giving birth to her baby. Before Cody leaves, he says goodbye to Kali and though they are attracted to each other, they decide to put their feelings aside. When they return to Los Angeles again, Timmy shows the painting Wyland gave him to his mother. Timmy utters the word "Mama" to her as he touches the painting and then his mother's heart.
181 "The Natural" October 19, 1998 905
The episode starts with someone rescuing a surfer in trouble. When the rescue has been completed, the phantom lifeguard is nowhere to be seen. A minute later, JD arrives in a lifeguard truck and he is able to see tracks in the sand showing clearly that someone else made the rescue. He tells Cody, Sheryl and Bridget about the incident. Later during a roll call, Mitch is surprised to find out that Alex has hired a new maintenance person, a girl named Jessie Owens. Everyone likes her at first, especially Cody and JD. While Cody and JD are on patrol, they are surprised to see Jessie jumping off a pier. They are convinced that the is trying to commit suicide. But they soon figure out that Jessie wants to become a stuntwoman. Jumping off the pier was just one of many tricks she has been working on. Later, it turns out that Jessie is the phantom lifeguard when she rescues a little girl named Beth and then disappears mysteriously once again. It does not take very long until everyone finds out that Jessie turns out to be a bad maintenance person. After a number of incidents, Alex has not other choice but than fire her. The lifeguard clothes has shrunk to infant size, and tons of soap bubbles start bubbling out of the washing machine and onto the floor and the hallway. She accidentally dropped a laundry detergent bottle into the washing machine. When Alex is talking to Jessie, she notices some scars on her arm. What's interesting is that Beth, the little girl Jessie rescued, had the same kind of scars. Later Jessie is forced to make another rescue when a future fraternity guy named Sean almost dies on the beach. When two of his future fraternity pals bury him up to his neck, he starts sinking into a sinkhole. Mitch, Alex, JD and Cody assist Jessie during the rescue. When everyone has seen for themselves what a great lifeguard Jessie is, she gets the opportunity to join rookie school that is supposed to start next week. One day, Alex approaches Mitch and tells him that she wants to come out from behind her desk. Mitch knows that she is a lifeguard and a certified paramedic, but still he lets her stay at headquarters.Much to Mitch's surprise, Ed Symes is back (8.18 "Quarantine"). Ed offers Mitch some free medical supplies if he lets him ride in the call car with him. To get even with Alex, Mitch lets her go with him as well. After all, she did want to get out of the office. Ed keeps bothering Alex all the time. When Sheryl calls them from her tower about a man with a possible heart attack, they drive to her tower. Once there, it turns out that the man just has cramps from a too-vigorous workout. Ed who wants to be a hero, rushes towards them with the defibrillator. Trying to save the jogger, Mitch is shocked instead. This really upsets him and to get even with Ed, he and Alex ask him to demonstrate a sling/stretcher victim. When Ed is completely tied up and helpless, Mitch and Alex leave him on the beach.
182 "Drop Zone" October 26, 1998 906
While Mitch and Newmie are walking down the beach, Mitch tells Newmie about a confrontation he has had with a gang. He tells Newmie that he talked them out of coming back again. Then suddenly Mitch's tower explodes. That is a warning from the gang. Meanwhile, April meets two tourists from Salt Lake City on the beach. They are named Sherri and Vic. Sherri wants to paint while Vic goes for a swim. When the swells are getting bad, April warns Vic but he assures her he is a good swimmer. A while later however, Vic gets swept under by the growing waves. April tries to rescue Vic but the waves are too big. When April resurfaces, Vic is nowhere to be seen. Many lifeguards arrive to the beach to search for Vic, but they are not able to find him anywhere. Mitch feels sorry for Sherri and promises her to continue the search the next morning. Mitch decides to escort Sherri back to her hotel and there she tells him that she is pregnant. Later at headquarters when April tries to comfort Sherri, she confronts April and blames her for Vic's death. When Vic's body finally is recovered, Sherri knows for sure that he is dead.When Jessie and Alex walk by a group of convicts working on a chain gang, Jessie keeps staring at one of them named Deke. When Jessie and Alex has walked away, Deke's partner Garcia fakes a stomach-ache. When the security guard approaches Garcia, Deke knocks him down and the two convicts are able to escape. Deke decides to hide himself in Jessie's tower. It turns out that Deke is her ex-boyfriend and now he wants Jessie to follow him to Mexico. She makes him believe that is what she wants as well. But it all turns out to be a trap because Jessie has alerted the Coast Guard. Deke tries to escape by climbing up a cliff followed by Newmie. When Deke almost falls down, he is rescued by a Coast Guard helicopter and brought back to prison. Jessie tells Mitch and Alex about her life with Deke. They understand her and lets her stay in rookie school.
183 "Hot Summer Night" November 2, 1998 907
When Mitch and Hobie are walking down the beach after a tough day, they notice a strange smell in a tunnel. When they have entered the tunnel, Mitch immediately recognizes the smell. Some workers have accidentally damaged a gas line. One of the workers drops his cigarette into the tunnel and Mitch and Hobie have to run out before it explodes. Later in the marina, Hobie meets his friends Brad, Josie and Randy. Because they are in no condition to drive, Hobie drives Brad's dad's boat. While they are driving, Josie pulls the throttle to full speed. Hobie loses control and it is just a matter of time before the boat turns over. Hobie manages to rescue everyone with the help of Jessie and April Josie ends up in a coma and Brad tells Josie's father that Hobie caused the accident. Hobie ends up in prison due to reckless driving. His bail is set at $ 300 000. Mitch pays his bail using the deed to his house along with April's money as collateral. When Hobie meets Josie's father at the hospital, he threatens to sue Hobie. The next day, Mitch has to give Hobie the bad news that he is temporarily off the lifeguard roster. Hobie leaves upset and feels like everyone has abandoned him. Mitch takes Hobie to the hospital to meet Josie who has come out of her coma. Josie tells her father the truth that she pulled the throttle. After finding out about the truth, Josie's father apologizes to Hobie.Meanwhile, Jessie is a little scared about taking tower responsibility. She is afraid she is going to lose someone just like April did (9.6 "Drop Zone"). When she is in her tower, Jessie has a terrible nightmare that she is guarding the beach and then everyone starts drowning and calling to her. Later the same day when she and April are supposed to pick up a ghost net, they are forced to make a rescue instead when a diver has been caught in the net. But Jessie is frozen with fear. After the rescue has been completed, Jessie announces that she is going to quit Baywatch. But Mitch talks her out of it and she decides to stay.
184 "Swept Away" November 9, 1998 908 185 "The Swimmer" November 16, 1998 909 186 "Friends Forever" November 23, 1998 910 187 "The Edge" December 14, 1998 911 188 "The Big Blue" January 11, 1999 912 189 "Come Fly With Me" January 18, 1999 913 190 "Boys Will Be Boys" February 1, 1999 914
Craig returns to Baywatch after spending three weeks in Washington D.C. Both Mitch and April notice a change in him. Craig seems more depressed than usual. During a rescue, Mitch rescues the woman, while Craig is stuck with a 300-pound man. Craig is almost knocked unconscious by the man, but Mitch arrives just in time to bring them both back to safety. Mitch is concerned about Craig's health after the rescue. He tells Craig that divorces can be tough and if he needs someone to talk to, Mitch will always be there to listen. Craig just tells him that everything is fine. Mitch and April decide that he needs to talk to Craig. Therefore he plans on taking him paddle boarding. Just before they are about to go out on their boards, Craig confesses to Mitch that he has got cancer. When Mitch confronts him, he tells Mitch that he has a rare kind of cancer called Lymphoma. The doctors discovered it early and Craig might live for another ten years. When they have paddled out, they are caught in a fog. While they are waiting for the fog to disappear, Craig starts eating a candy bar that he had stored in a compartment of his wet suit. Of course Mitch wants some and they end up losing it in the ocean. Craig tells Mitch that he is going to break up with April. He does not want her to end up without a boyfriend when he dies. But Mitch talks him out of it. Later a shark arrives and knocks Craig off his board. Craig is knocked unconscious and when Mitch has scared away the shark, he is forced to rescue Craig. When Mitch hears a seagull, they know they are close to shore. They end up at San Clemente, an island the Military use for target practice. They are arrested by the Military and brought back home. Craig decides to give his relationship with April another chance. Meanwhile, Cody and JD get into a battle of egos. Both JD and Cody try to put up the sail in their sailboat. But both of them fail and Jessie is the one who ends up doing it. JD is working extra at a local Bally's Total Fitness club. When Cody arrives, he starts training the girls for free. This upsets JD who thinks that Cody is stealing money right out of his pocket. The two of them also decides to have a churro contest. Cody is planning on entering the Oceanside pre-Olympic triathlon. JD tells him that he can do it too. Then Jessie decides to participate as well. Cody and JD keeps ruining the race for each other all the time. And in the end, when they have injured themselves, Jessie beats them at the finish line.Meanwhile, Manny has returned for his ten days on the beach. He goes to school at Stanford. Manny wants to talk to April but she avoids him all the time. She is afraid to tell Manny the truth about her and Craig. When Manny finally gets to talk to April, he tells her that he is engaged to someone else. He met her at Stanford. April is happy for him and confesses that she too is in love with someone else. They decide to remain good friends.
191 "Grand Prix" February 8, 1999 915 192 "Baywatch Down Under, Part I" February 15, 1999 916 Mitch, Alex, April, Jessie, Cody and Jake Barnes from Zuma Beach are participating in a big rescue. A car has ended up in Bologna Creek. When the driver has been brought back to safety, Mitch notices that Jake is missing. Jake is trapped under a fallen tree. 193 "Baywatch Down Under, Part II" February 22, 1999 917 Terry leaves the house in the morning and leaves a note for Jake. He goes to the dock where Clare's sailboat is. He takes his dog Spencer with him and sails away. Jake finds the note and tells Allie and Jessie that he needs some clues about where Terry is hiding. 194 "Water Dance" March 22, 1999 918 195 "Double Jeopardy" April 26, 1999 919 196 "Wave Rage" May 3, 1999 920 197 "Galaxy Girls" May 10, 1999 921 Newmie and Alex are spending a lot of time together riding SeaDoos, going scuba diving and stuff like that. Newmie is convinced that Alex has the hots for him and plans to make a move on her. He tells Mitch about it, but Mitch tells him that it can't be true. 198 "Castles in the Sand" May 17, 1999 922 Alex one morning is doing her morning workout run on the beach where she finds a big beautiful sand castle on the beach in front of her tower; she gets curious and tries to find out who has been making these lovely sandcastles. A couple of days later she runs down to her tower to find a young boy building a sand castle outside her tower. He sees Alex and runs away; she chases him and discovers something personal about his appearance.
Season 10 (1999-2000) as Baywatch Hawaii
Release Order Title Original airdate Episode Number 199 "Aloha, Baywatch" September 20, 1999 1001 Mitch feels that he needs to "find himself", so he travels to Hawaii to have some time off. While on the beach in Hawaii, Mitch rescues a family in trouble, but he barely makes it. He then realizes that he would have saved them all much more effective if he knew more about the currents and these waters in general. He sets out to begin Baywatch Hawaii, an international training camp for lifeguards. He has to pick out the best of the best, and make a perfect team to start out with. Meanwhile, Jessie realizes that she has some competition for J.D. after he meets Kekoa. 200 "Mahalo, Hawaii" September 27, 1999 1002 The Baywatch team moves in and gets acquainted, and they're all introduced to the new training routine. Sean makes them jump off a huge cliff as a startup, but none of them gets scared. Later on they face some problems with the personal differences between the team members; J.D. is an organization freak while Kekoa and Jessie are already fighting. Mitch saves Hina, a former victim, from a secondary drowning. Later on, Mitch and Sean plans a team exercise that's going to put all the lifeguards' corporative skills to the test. 201 "Weak Link" October 4, 1999 1003 Dawn Masterton, a specialist in the human body, joins the team, but the other members aren't confident in her skills. When they start off with an exercise lead by Dawn herself, she blacks out, and the other team members have to rescue her. Dawn and J.D. later discuss how they should handle their little secret, that they know each other from before, and decides to keep it secret. Dawn manages to piss Jessie off with initiating that Jessie doesn't have a chance against her when it comes to J.D. Mitch and Tanner joins Allie on a helicopter ride, but it ends pretty soon when they notice a possible victim waving at them from shore nearby. Later on, Tanner meets a girl who wants to learn him to ride the waves on a board. He then discovers that she's really sick and wants to end her life. J.D. gets to ride the boat "America's Cup" and makes it to the team, but he turns them down. In the end, Sean wants to cut Dawn from the team, but Mitch refuses, so he gives her an underwater challenge she passes perfectly. 202 "Shark Island" October 11, 1999 1004 Mitch and Tanner visit Shark Island and a mysterious man who lost his son there appears in front of Tanner. Meanwhile, the lifeguard team performs a big mistake when assisting the Coast Guard in a rescue, which leads to a new kind of training for the team. Allie meets Nick Montgomery, a rescue swimmer working for the Coast Guard, and finds him fairly attractive. Kekoa flirts a lot with J.D., which pisses Jessie off completely. Later on, Sean tells Jessie about his attribution to nude swimming, and she decides to try it. After a while, a swimmer nearby gets in trouble, and Jessie has to save him. In the end, they get back to the new training involving the Coast Guard. Jason is chosen to wear blacked out swim goggles because Sean finds him to self-reliant. He then gets placed on a cliff without knowing where he is. By accident, Sean, who's hiding close to Jason to make sure that he's safe, gets a rock in his head and needs a Coast Guard rescue. Jason has to take of the swim goggles and help him, even though he knows that he might lose his job by doing so. 203 "Strike Team" October 18, 1999 1005 Baywatch teams up with the Coast Guard to search for a group of kids in the water. They all have to search in caves all they, but they still can't find all the kids. Allie is filming the caves with a camera with an infrared sensor to see what they have. When night falls, there's still two kids missing, but after watching over the film from their camera, they see what they think is a hand in one of the caves. They then decide to go out at night looking for the last ones, but soon discovers that the victims have been swept into another cave via an underwater channel. 204 "Sunday in Kauai" October 25, 1999 1006 The Baywatch team goes on a weekend getaway to the Waimea Valley. Jessie and Kekoa is still fighting for J.D., something he loves. After a while, they decide that they should stop being childish and start sorting out stuff, which they manage. When going paddling, Jessie and Kekoa has to save a man trapped in a waterfall by working together. Jason and J.D. are going to check out girls, but they don't have that much success. Meanwhile, Allie and Sean search for a treasure, but ends up in some kind of a graveyard. 205 "Risk to Death" November 1, 1999 1007 The new training center is finally done and ready to be boarded. Jason's individuality becomes a problem as he performs a way to risky jet ski pickup, so Sean want to dismiss him from the team. After talking to the other lifeguards, Sean decides that he'll try to learn Jason some risk management; basically the skill of preventing accidents - on the sand. Jason learns and does his job perfectly, but three guys won't listen to him, and one of them breaks his neck. Meanwhile, Dawn is annoying the girls on the team as she always seems to have her reasons to ruin for the other girls in some weird way, this time joining Nick and Allie in their private helicopter ride. All of a sudden they find a boat with no crew, and later finds out that a pregnant woman goes into labor after falling overboard. 206 "Father of the Groom" November 8, 1999 1008 Hobie is suddenly getting married and Mitch needs to stop the wedding. Meanwhile, Sean notices that Kekoa hesitates a lot like she's afraid to commit to the team, and demands that she finds out why before she gets someone killed. She thinks it's because she's so afraid of failure, something she's been for a long time. Mr.Tanaka, her father, wanted a son, but he got her instead, so she's always tried to be the best athlete - and she's made it. That is until she joined Baywatch were all the people are top trained, which leads to her decision of leaving Baywatch since she doesn't think she can change something that goes this deep. Before everything is settled with Kekoa deciding to leave the team, the lifeguards have to make a difficult rescue to a victim trapped in an underwater cave. Kekoa hasn't left the team yet, so she helps out as best as she can. When performing CRP she breaks down completely before the victim wakes up, and realizes just how much of a difference they've done this day. In the end, this means that Kekoa overcomes her fear of failure and luckily for Mitch, he is able to stop the wedding Hobie is getting into. 207 "The Hunt" November 15, 1999 1009 Jessie and Jason notice a shark coming way to close to shore on their watch. When they're unable to scare it away with the jet ski, they dive down to see that the shark fins has been cut straight off. Both of them find themselves emotionally affected by this, and Jessie sets out on a personal mission to stop a shark hunting boat in the area. Jason feels that he has an emotional connection to the shark, so he decides to visit one of the true Hawaiian men to figure out what he's experiencing. When Jessie tries to stop the people hunting sharks, they throw a whole lot of shark bait on her after ruining her jet ski. The lifeguard team comes to save Jessie and Jason proves himself as a true kama'aina - a person belonging in the Hawaiian family. 208 "Gold From the Deep" November 22, 1999 1010 The team becomes obsessed with money-lust for a sunken treasure. Their argument about who the unfound treasure belongs to sets Sean off; he thinks they're destroying the team. Jason convinces Sean to permit their treasure hunt by referring to it as a scuba diving exercise and succeeds. The Coast Guard rescue swimmer Nick helps Allie find the areas it's more likely that they'll find a ship, but warns her that it's very unlikely that they'll be able to locate anything. Sean confronts Dawn with her lack of engagement to the team, and express his wish for her to step out of the sideline and into the game. Later on they are able to locate the sunken ship and dive down to it, but the search becomes dangerous when Jason causes a torpedo to shake loose at the site. 209 "Bent" December 6, 1999 1011 An experimental submarine and its passengers ends up in a devastating tragedy for Allie, who finds & loses love all too quickly. She finally learns to trust Nick, a rescue swimmer working at the U.S. Coast Guard; a man she's been into for two weeks. Nick takes some huge risks when trying to save the passengers in the submarine, which unfortunately leads to him getting a severe case of the bends. He never wakes up, and Allie is devastated. Mitch arranges a lifeguard memorial service for Nick. Nick wasn't a lifeguard, but he died being one. 210 "Path of Least Resistance" December 13, 1999 1012 Jason experiences success during a training exercise with the ofter lifeguards, able to find "the path of least resistance" - beeing underwater in stead of swimming with his head over water. J.D.'s inventions pay off, as he performs a daring underwater rescue. Jessie and Allie become parents for a day after they come across a boy who has lost his mommy. Also, Dawn deals with a painful memory of a life and death choice from her past, as a lawsuit comes her way. Sean promises to fix the mess she's in, and he's able to do so pretty easy. They all get to know that J.D. and Dawn knew each other from the past, which makes the relationship between J.D. and Jessie even more complicated. 211 "Liquid Visions" January 17, 2000 1013 Dawn rescues a man, underwater for over 20 minutes, and tries to learn his magical secret. The doctors said his body "shunted", something Dawn knows a bit about from before. Meanwhile, Jessie, Kekoa and Allie spend a girls' night out after spending the day shopping - all because they feel that they all need to cheer up. Kekoa can't seem to find the right guy, Allie is missing Nick (who died in S10E11, "Bent"), and Jessie needs a day off. None of them would expect that it all ends up with a rescue off the side of a cruise ship while they're all in their underwear. Later on, Sean shows interest in the secret of the man who survived 20 minutes underwater, and Dawn decides to show him a special emerger technique she learned in India, giving them a weird underwater experience Sean finds quite frightening. In a rescue at the end of the episode, Dawn gets trapped underwater, and tries to make her own body shunt. After several minutes underwater, Sean is able to get her out and make her heart going again after performing CPR. 212 "Lines in the Sand" January 31, 2000 1014 Sean and Jason encounter Jenna for the first time, in flirtation and innocence as Sean spills a lot of shave ice on her breasts. They then realize that Jenna's plans for the team will actually make life on the station more difficult. Later on, environmental activists starts a protest against the radioactivity in the air, craving attention from the public authorities. Jessie and J.D. finds themselves alone on a beach they're supposed to watch for the whole day, seeing this as an opportunity to discuss their personal issues with each other. After they have finished their watch, J.D. is set to be the judge for a beauty contest - to Jessie's frustration. 213 "The Hero" February 7, 2000 1015 The rescues the team makes make them forget about their personal troubles. Sean and Kekoa begin a romantic flirtation, which leads to a confrontation between Sean and the female lifeguards. While all this is happening, Jason accidentally makes his way into a movie cast and finds that the main actress is pretty attractive. 214 "Thunder Tide" February 14, 2000 1016 Jason returns to a beach where lifeguards have lost their lives, and fights the memories that haunt him. An underwater maze leaves Jessie fighting for her life. 215 "Breath of Life" February 21, 2000 1017 Sean sends Jason to pick up a canoe from some friends of him. It turns out that Sean wanted Jason to build a canoe of koa wood, so Jason learns an ancient Hawaiian tradition from a wise old man and his granddaughter. In the beginning, his granddaughter detests Jason, but as Jason learns to respect their old traditions, the mood changes, and they begin a romantic flirtation. While all this is going on, Sean's dating Jenna, ending with a dinner. In the middle of it, Jenna starts talking Sean into giving her more rights when it comes to the training center, which makes Sean run of angry. 216 "Big Island Heat" March 13, 2000 1018 Sean and Jenna, even after working together in a daring rescue, are still fighting for control of the team. Allie and Jason make a double rescue. 217 "Maui Xterra" 2000 1019 With Dawn's help, Jessie prepares herself mentally and physically for the competition of a lifetime. 218 "Baywatch O'Hana" 2000 1020 Sean and Jenna plan a romantic getaway in Maui, but end up in a rescue that puts Jenna's life at risk. 219 "Last Rescue" 2000 1021 Jessie exhibits a psychic bond with her grandfather, but the emotional understanding between he and Mitch saves him from ending his life. 220 "Killing Machine" 2000 1022 Mitch faces off with an old Navy Seal vet who is planning to bomb in the name of eco-terrorrism. While Mitch is diving he is supposedly killed by a bombing attack but then survives.
Season 11 (2000-2001) as Baywatch Hawaii
This season marked the final season of the series, the second season of Baywatch Hawaii. The only mainstays from Season 10 were Sean Monroe, JD, Jason and Kekoa. The main cast of this season featured a new cast of rookie lifeguards, replacing the majority of the main cast from the previous season. Mitch Bucannon doesn't return this season after his supposed death at the end of "Killing Machine," the final episode of last season.
Release Order Title Original airdate Episode Number 221 "Soul Survivor" October 2, 2000 1101 A new group of recruits have arrived to be trained at the new Lifeguard Training Center. Making things worse is Jenna, who has returned to oversee the LTC, making life even more difficult for Sean. Adding to the problems is Sean's friend Cliff, who has troubles of his own. 222 "Knife In the Heart" October 9, 2000 1102 Sean's relationship with JD begins to get more complicated as JD begins to feel resentful about being on the team. Making things even worse is Kekoa's ex-boyfriend, who has returned to win her back. Kekoa's life gets even more complicated when she's threatened with a lawsuit from the father of a teenager who endangered the life of a married couple who were swimming at a beach. 223 "Bad Boyz" October 16, 2000 1103 Leigh gets jealous when Sean becomes attracted to a new team sponsor 224 "Dangerous Games" October 23, 2000 1104 Leigh falls for an adrenaline junkie who might put her life at risk 225 "Stone Cold" October 30, 2000 1105 226 "Broken Promises" November 6, 2000 1106 227 "Dream Girl" November 13, 2000 1107 Zack endangers JD and Kekoa during a rescue and is placed on suspension. Complicating matters is Jenna who shows up and takes possession of a Scarab and two Jet Skis. While Zack is on suspension, he meets a mysterious woman who has him on a new path. Finally, Kekoa, after realizing how close JD came to losing his life during Zack's rescue, starts to realize she's falling in love with JD. 228 "The Cage" November 20, 2000 1108 229 "Ben" November 27, 2000 1109 230 "The Ties That Bind" December 4, 2000 1110 231 "Black Widow" December 11, 2000 1111 A millionairess is vacationing in Hawaii with her husband dies while swimming. Complicating matters is a new police chief who is giving Sean more problems. As Sean attempts to unravel the mystery of the murder, she accuses him of molesting her on the beach and draws the ire of the new police chief. 232 "Ex Files" January 29, 2001 1112 During a rescue, Jenna's reckless behavior places her life in danger and that of Zack, who rescues her, in return. Because of the rescue, Zack is in danger of losing his hearing because of the rescue which stirs up feelings of remorse on Jenna's part. Sean discovers that the rescue was a false alert and discovers that it was Councilman McKenna's own son who was calling in the false alerts which put Jenna and Zack in danger in the first place. Pat Morita (The Karate Kid) makes a guest appearance as Kekoa's father. 233 "The Stalker" February 5, 2001 1113 Carrie, one of the rookies who was made a permanent member of Baywatch Hawaii, helps rescue a pair of scuba divers. After the rescue, one of the divers becomes infatuated with Carrie and begins stalking her. Sean becomes suspicious of this stranger and it quickly becomes apparent as he begins showing up everywhere Carrie is. After Sean, Jason and Zack saves Carrie from the stalker, she realizes that she's no longer safe and that she's not cut out to be a lifeguard. The incident has left her shaken up as she leaves Baywatch Hawaii for good. 234 "Father Faust" February 12, 2001 1114 Kekoa's father visits her beach. During his visit, he's saved by a junior lifeguard. During the same time, another vacationer complains to Sean that his gold watch has been stolen. As these two incidents merge, Sean is served with two lawsuits and restricted from having any contact with the beaches or the lifeguards. IN the aftermath, Kekoa's father, who filed one of the lawsuits, suffers a severe stroke after Kekoa confronts him about going after the center just to break up her marriage to J.D. 235 "Good Man in a Storm" February 19, 2001 1115 There's a hurricane coming, and the lifeguards at the Baywatch head quarters are all preparing for the worst. In the middle of this mess, Jenna sends a false rescue to Sean because she needs a ride back to HQ. This puts them both in a dangerous situation as the storm is approaching when they're far away from the other lifeguards. They accidentally crash their Scarab and find shelter in an old military bunker. A tree falls over the entrance making it impossible for them to get out, and later on it's starting to leak water into the small bunker. Sean manages to find a drain, but the water isn't draining at the same speed it's flowing in. They both realize that they're going to drown in there, and share a lot of personal experience with each other. Back at HQ, Zack is all alone with his music and Jason's donuts. All of a sudden, a tourist approaches. He later finds out that she's a freelance journalist named Ivy, searching for some big news to get on television. She's so desperate that she's going to put them both in danger. 236 "My Father, The Hero" February 26, 2001 1116 Sean and Jenna save a man who got his head smashed against some rocks while surfing. A friend of the victim starts a romantic flirtation with Jenna. He is working with finance, and Jenna wants him to help her with some investments. In the meantime, Jason and J.D. spends some time with Derek, a childhood friend of J.D. They soon find out that he has got a lot of personal troubles, and that he's going to put J.D. in a life threatening situation. Later on, Jenna gets drugged by her new romance. He's trying to run on with her money, and Jenna contacts Sean for backup. 237 "Boiling Point" April 9, 2001 1117 Jason, J.D., Kekoa and Zack are sent to Kauai to go on a trip with Britt, the daughter of one of Baywatch's sponsors. In the meantime, Sean and Brian make a rescue of Matt, a boy all new to windsurfing. Afterwards, the brand new computer system at HQ breaks down. Sean was supposed to show this system to the sponsor coming over that day, so he's pretty stressed out. Matt shows up later on and offers his help to fix the computers, and he's able to do so right before the sponsor shows up. In Kauai, J.D. and Kekoa are bickering about a watch J.D. got from Jessie. They decide to stand by at the low-land to sort out their problems while Jason and Zack leads Britt away. They're both arguing for Britt's attention. 238 "The Return of Jessie" April 16, 2001 1118 Jessie returns to Baywatch Hawaii with news that she's entered to race in the Ironman Triathlon. Making things worse is the fact that she discovers that JD and Kekoa are seeing each other and complicating the fact that she wants to get back together with him. 239 "Trapped" April 23, 2001 1119 240 "Dead Reckoning" April 30, 2001 1120 241 "Makapu'u Lighthouse" May 7, 2001 1121 242 "Rescue Me" May 14, 2001 1122 The final episode of the series. Leigh is getting married as Sean contemplates a job offer from Australia with their lifeguards. He's also still dealing with his feelings for Leigh as he tries to choose between the two. Baywatch Baywatch Baywatch HawaiiSeasons Baywatch Nights FilmsBaywatch the Movie: Forbidden Paradise • Baywatch: Hawaiian Wedding Companies
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