28 players from several of the surrounding schools have gathered at a camp to decide the 8 people who will be representing Japan against the American team. They are soon divided into three different groups.
"The Member Who was not Trusted"
June 9, 2004
Kamio is accused of a misdeed and sets out to find the real culprit.
"Ryoma vs Kirihara! Beyond Battle Rage"
June 16, 2004
The real culprit of the misdeed is revealed - it's Ann-chan! Also, Kirihara claims he has changed, but can he prove it?
"Sengoku Kiyosumi Reborn"
June 23, 2004
Sengoku shows us his new style of play, a sport inside of a sport, also known as boxing! Ryuzaki-sensei falls ill and must be hospitalized.
"Welcome Back, Tezuka Kunimitsu (NB. 140 and 141 were originally aired as a 1 hour special)"
June 30, 2004
Ryuzaki-sensei got ill! Tezuka returns to Japan to be the temporary coach and is accepted by the team after he proves himself worthy. Atobe and company sang the song "Wonderful Days".
"The Ultimate Showdown"
June 30, 2004
Atobe and Sanada have a match. The two were quite energetic and wanted to prove something. It's all because of Tezuka's presence.
"The Boy who Came from America"
July 7, 2004
The arrival of the American team's Kevin Smith has shown up looking for Ryoma. Unable to find him, he challenges other Jr. Highs, leaving a message, for Ryoma, behind each school he passes. Meanwhile, at camp, Tezuka puts Shishido and Oishi against Ootori and Kikumaru in a doubles match.
July 14, 2004
Tezuka has been thinking about his choice for the Invitational Team and has come to a rather very difficult decision.
"Formation! A Dream Team"
July 21, 2004
Finally! The Team composed of the best players are selected! While this is happening, Akutsu and Kevin are having a battle.
"Ryoma and Kevin"
July 28, 2004
After being ceased by Tezuka from having a match with Kevin, Ryoma tries to find Kevin the next day.