EPISODE #6620: GREAT AMERICAN CITIES (BOSTON)
$1K Tossup: PROPER NAME
S _ M U _ L / _ D A _ S
A.J. solves SAMUEL ADAMS. Which of these Bay Staters will save us?…
A.J. Dolan: this man from Sandwich was once struck by lightning while in Cape Cod
Kianesha Dennis: intensive care coord. from Roxbury (orig. from Lynn)
Brittany Rocheleau: student success coach at MCPHS University who’s also danced for 20+ yrs. and was a former rugby player from Lynn
$2K Tossup: FUN & GAMES
T R _ C K
_ _ _ / _ I E L D
Kianesha solves TRACK AND FIELD.
TRIP WEDGE: Tanque Verde Ranch in AZ
Round 1: PLACE
Her first four choices all come in threes — T’s for $1,800, E’s, H’s for $1,950, and S’s for the Jordan’s Furniture. Next up are an A, two FP O’s, an R for the WC, but then the sole critical purchase of I to leave $6K cash & GT on the table. Brittany then calls up a $500 L, a $700 M, and the last vowel of U…
T H E / H U _ / O _ / T H E
S O L A R / S _ S T E M
…she locates THE HUB OF THE SOLAR SYSTEM for the house minimum.
SOLE DUD: I (Kianesha)
Crossword/Mystery Round: ______ CREAM
Brittany’s up first w/ a $700 S, but she LaTs out almost as quick. A.J. secondly takes a $7K pair of C’s, two E’s and I’s, a $1K pair of N’s, but the sole dud vowel of A stops him cold. After Kianesha LaTs out, Brittany puts up a $900 T, the other two vowels, an R for the MDW, and an $800 L. Grid…
(I) – – (S)
(E) – – (U)
– – (_)(R)(I)(N)(_)(L)(E)
…she puts on some WRINKLE cream to keep that MDW and another $1,900.
SOLE DUD: A (A.J.)
LaTs: 2 (ladies)
Brittany: $2,900 MDW/A.J.: $1K/Kianesha: $2K WC
PP/Express Round: PHRASE (w/ an ! at the end)
A.J. leads off this crucial round w/ a $600 N, four T’s for another $2,200, an E, two O’s, four A’s, but the LaT nails him too. Kianesha hops aboard the EXPRESS after plugging in two H’s.
Next Choices: B…two S’s…M…two I’s…R…P…U…and W
She literally says this for $8,500…
I / J U S T / W O N
A / T R I P / T O
T H E / B A H A M A S !
…and she’ll be going to the SuperClubs Breezes worth $7,900.
SOLE LaT: A.J.
Brittany: $2,900 MDW/A.J.: $1K/Kianesha: $18,400 cash & trip WC
$3K Tossup: EVENT
R E _ _ A _ S A L
_ _ N N _ _
Kianesha’s solved REHEARSAL DINNER to be over the $21K mark.
Round 4: WAYD?
The next letters she rattles off are a $1,200 pair of N’s, two I’s, a $1,300 pair of T’s, an E, a $650 H, but here comes the S-U bells…
_ _ _ _ I N _ / _ _ _ _
T H E / _ _ _ T _ I N
…and we have a $1,500 FS. Two L’s are later chosen by the other lady…
_ _ L L I N G / _ _ _ _
T H E / _ _ R T _ I N
….Brittany’s PULLING BACK THE CURTAIN for $4,500.
DUDS (both in S-U): S (Kianesha) and D (A.J.)
Brittany: $7,400/A.J.: $1K/Kianesha: $21,400 cash & trip WC
$100K Bonus Round
Kianesha lands on the M in GAME.
Almost half of the board already…
_ E _ _ R E
_ _ _ N
MHC aren’t there, but her vowel of A and her WC pick of D are…
_ E _ _ R E
D A _ N
Does she give us a BR win BEFORE DAWN…YES and her reward’s the ’17 Camaro 2LT worth $33,290; that gives her a final total of $54,690 cash & prizes.
$5K SPIN ID: VT6843833
MY RATING: 7