WoF Quickcap: 12/26/2022


Final theme of 2022: 🎊Happy New Year!🎊

I LOVE THIS TIME OF YEAR! I get to watch this trio left to right kick off the final wk. of ’22
Sarah Teibert, a stamp collector married to Michael for a year from Moncks Corner, SC
Erin Ibric, a married lady to Asim for 5 years w/ a 2-yr.-old daughter Sienna who enjoys doing yard work and collects magazines of historical events since she was a teenager from Jacksonville, FL
Justin Miller, a married man to Hilary for 16 years w/ two daughters (her daughter Kate is the reason why he’s here, because she filled out the online application for the show) who’s done some triathlons, multiple half Ironmans, and a full Ironman from Lenexa, KS

Final Scores: Sarah: $6,250/Erin: $4K/Justin$20,550 cash & D.R.

GT: $30,800

Scary moment

Sarah refuses to flip the MW w/ nothing but the buyout to risk — I really don’t understand why she did that. -__-

Lead-off categories: THING/PHRASE/EVENT

Wheels from the BR to help usher in the new year in style: ’23 Mercedes-Benz CLA 250 coupe

$100K Bonus Round: While this isn’t exactly THE BIG FINISH Justin wins $40K to ensure no more BR skunkings for 2022.

Justin’s Final Total: $40,550 cash & D.R.

New GT: $70,800

My Rating: 7 (C+)

Skipps’ Rating: 7 (C-)


J! Quickcap: 12/26/2022

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New Challengers from West Coast & Pacific NW to Begin the Final Week of 2022
-Bobby Freitas, a middle school teacher from Long Beach, CA
-Sarah Schmeer, an executive assistant from Portland, OR

Going for Win #8: Ray Lalonde (7-day $192,700)

Correct/Incorrect: 52/11
Rebounds/Rebound Attempts: 3/7

Unplayed Clues ($ left on the board): 0 ($0)

Coryat Score: An Underwhelming $31,400
Lach Trash: $9,400 from 8 triple stumpers
Coryat lost to incorrect responses (less double-correct responses): $13,200

Daily Double Correct Answers: 3

Pre-FJ! Scores: Ray: $21,600/Sarah: $11,600/Bobby: $3,400 (Combined: $36,600)

Final Jeopardy! Correct Answers: 2

Winner: Ray ($26,600 (8-day $219,300))

Ray’s Championship Run Will Continue against Maggie Frank-Hsu from San Diego and Scott Handelman from Lincoln, NE

My Rating: 8

Skipps’ Rating: 8 (B-) (so much Coryat lost)

TPiR Quickcap: 12/26/2022

First Four: Demetria Johnson, Mathew Thomas, Kristi Kovach & Vanduncan Johnson
Flip-Flop: Matthew ($1,950) Flips to Victory (GT: $10,589)

Followed By: Carolyn Lusk
That’s Too Much: Demetria ($2,620) went a Bit Too Much to a Loss

Up Next: Ashley Behrens
1/2 Off: Carolyn ($3K) Gets Cut in Half (GT: $3,332)

SCSD #1 Winner: Carolyn (Banked $1K – $4,332)

Coming on in: Margaret Spotz
Hole in One or Two: Kristi ($1,494) Putts it in on the Second Attempt (GT: $22,579)

Now Entering: Sharif Nasr
Bargain Game: Vanduncan ($1,692) Locates the Bigger Bargain (GT: $9,039)

Arriving on down: Amanda Graves
Make your Move: Sharif ($730) Completes the Puzzle to a Second Half Sweep (GT: $8,036)

SCSD #2 Winner: Sharif (Banked $11k – $19,036), Kristi Leaves with $23,579

Showcase Winner: Sharif (DOUBLE SHOWCASE WINNER #3! – $86,871)

Total Games won: 4 out of 6 – Total Winnings: $137,030

My rating: 9

Skipps’ Rating: 8 (B)