The 18th hole is the hardest at Irozaki, and Kasane played it masterfully. She's onto the selection match final at last! Her next opponent is Chip, who is said to be a "putting genius" and is also her closest ally. Concluding that she has no chance at winning using her replacement putter, she takes her old broken putter in for repair, and strengthens her resolve towards battling it out in the final round. She learns that Chip's circumstances go far beyond what she had imagined, however, and ends up feeling torn when she sees his determination to come out on top for the sake of his family.