Chihaya and the other members of the Mizusawa Karuta Club prepare for the finals match. The team they will face, is from the Hokuo High School and has 2 A-class players. Pretty soon, Hokuo takes the lead, but Mizusawa has not given up yet. And the match continues....
In order of appearance:
- The two women of the Shiranami Karuta Society shown on the first page with Dr. Harada and Hiroshi Tsuboguchi are not shown in the anime. In the manga series, the light-haired woman with the stray cowlick is the one whom Dr. Harada called Mami-chan (真美 ちゃん).