Sink or Swim is the eighth episode of the sixth season in this television sitcom on Family Matters, which was aired from ABC on November 11, 1994. It was directed by Richard Correll and written by Fred Fox Jr.

Plot Edit

Urkel's straight-A record, as well as his high school graduation, are at risk since he can't pass physical education. And to pass physical education, he must pass a simple swimming test. And to pass the simple swimming test, he must get over his fear of water. And to get over his fear of water, he enlists Carl for help. However, Laura ends up being the real source of helping Steve get over his waterphobia, when she plays a damsel in distress. Meanwhile, Richie manages to join a roller skating hockey team, and in order to get equipment, Rachel must return an elegant dress. However, when she goes to return it, there seems to be a torn hole on it. Richie eventually confesses to the crime to stop Harriette and Rachel from fighting.

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Cast Edit

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Recurring Edit

Cameo Edit

  • Eddie Mekka as Mr. Nutting
  • Marcia Jeffries as Herself
  • Billy Boulton as Ricky

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Trivia Edit

  • In this episode as revealed Steve had a fear of the water. Jaleel WhIte who played Steve Urkel also voiced Sonic the Hedgehog who has a totally different personality but apparently Steve and Sonic have one thing in common they both fear the water.
  • Eddie Mekka who plays Steve’s P.E. teacher Mr. Nutting also played Carl’s rival Charlie Cornelli in Flashpants.

Quotes Edit

  v - e - dFamily Matters Season 6
To Be or Not to Be (Part 1)To Be or Not to Be (Part 2)Till Death Do Us ApartmentThe Looney BinBeta Chi GuyDark and Stormy NightPar For the CourseSink or SwimParadise BluffFlying BlindMiracle on Elm StreetMidterm CrisisAn Unlikely MatchThe Substitute SonThe GunWedding Bell BluesAin't Nothing but an UrkelMy Uncle, the HeroMy BodyguardCheers Looking at You, KidWhat's Up Doc?We're Going to Disney World (Part 1)We're Going to Disney World (Part 2)They Shoot Urkels, Don't They?Home Sweet Home
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