The team competition is over, and the four finalist schools have received their awards. Mrs. Mashima and the other mothers prepare to go home. Arata broods over his team's loss. Taichi stays behind to try and comfort him, but joins his mother in the end. So Chihaya and the rest of the Mizusawa Karuta Club do not get the chance to talk to him, but they receive his parting gift through Arata.
The following day, the individual tournaments begin.
In order of appearance: