The second match against the West High team Tsukuba-kun is up. However also he loses, realizing that this karuta is a lot more difficult than the Hokkaido version he was so good at. Again the team wins, while the newcomer loses his first official match. While Chihaya tries to convice Tsukuba-kun's brothers to also join the Shiranami Society, everybody notices a new team under the lead of Tsuboguchi-kun, Homei High School emerges.
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