Matt Elrod was this close to throwing in the towel.
THREE-WAY DUEL #2: Successfully throw all three black pucks across a shuffleboard table.
Matt lost on purpose, right?...
...NOT YET, anyway- Julie Wolfe became the second member of the jury.
CHALLENGE #12: It was a log-rolling tournament! The winner got the immunity necklace, the chance to share chocolate cake & milk w/ two other people for two minutes & another special surprise that would be revealed at this week's Tribal Council.
Round 1: Grant Mattos vs. Rob Mariano
Round 2: Andrea Boehlke vs. Ashley Underwood
Round 3: Ralph Kiser vs. Steve Wright
Round 4: Natalie Tenerelli vs. Phillip Shepard
Round 5: Ashley vs. Grant
Round 6: Philip vs. Ralph
BIG CHALLENGE WINNER: Grant
Grant ate w/ Andrea & "Boston" Rob.
TC #12: Ralph reported to R.I. after being voted out over Rob 6-2.
The surprise was...there would be another Challenge & TC on this episode.
CHALLENGE #13: It was the symbol-repeating game.
PATTERN: Canteen, hook, pot, fire, canteen & pot
TC #13: Grant got one vote, but Steve received the rest to make it presumably a four-way dance on the next R.I. Duel.