The New Card Sharks
June 30, 1986-December 31, 1986
 
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
126
M
6/30/86
Michelle
Parker
Michelle wins $7,500 on the MC
127
Tu
7/1/86
Michelle
Jan
Michelle busts on the MC yet again
128
W
7/2/86
Michelle
Csaba
Michelle busts AGAIN on the MC
129
Th
7/3/86
Michelle
Kate
Kate returns due to a techincal difficulty 
Michelle wins $8,600 on the MC 
and retires with $17,100 
New Match: Vickie vs. Lorenzo held over 
until after the kids week
-
F
7/4/86
No Episode- Lady Liberty 100th Anniversary Celebration
Young People's Week begins here...
 
 
 Ep#
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CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
130
M
7/7/86
Tom
Cari
Tom wins a $500 Hi-Lo Bonus 
Cari wins $3,500 on the MC 
for a total of $3,700
131
Tu
7/8/86
Cliffy
Amy
Amy wins $3,300 on the MC 
for a total of $3,500
132
W
7/9/86
David
Jennie
Jennie busts on the MC 
for a total of $200
133
Th
7/10/86
Nicole
Adam
Adam wins $18,800 on the MC 
for a total of $19,000
134
F
7/11/86
Tome-Jo
Heather
Tome-Jo wins $1,500 on the MC 
for a total of $1,700
With $28,800 given away on the Young People's Week, the adults return, with
one addition...
In the beginning of the 10 People questions, they had 10 different people
each day, when the theme weeks begin, it will be noted in the guide, but
I will not keep track of it on a day-by-day basis for space considerations
 
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
135
M
7/14/86
Vickie
Lorenzo
First Episode with the 10 People in the Audience Questions 
Lorenzo wins $4,000 on the MC 
Lorenzo wins a $500 Hi-Lo Bonus
136
Tu
7/15/86
Lorenzo
Karen
Karen wins a $100 10 People Bonus 
Lorenzo wins $400 on the MC
137
W
7/16/86
Lorenzo
Sue Ellen
Lorenzo wins $9,600 on the MC
138
Th
7/17/86
Lorenzo
Hildegard
Lorenzo leaves with $15,200 
(Bob for some reason says $15,500) 
Hildegard wins $2,600 on the MC
139
F
7/18/86
Hildegard
Karin
Hildegard leaves with $2,900 
Karin busts on the MC
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
140
M
7/21/86
Karin
Art
Karin busts AGAIN on the MC
141
Tu
7/22/86
Karin
Wayne
Karin FINALLY wins $13,500 on the MC
142
W
7/23/86
Karin
Kevin
Karen wins a $500 Hi-Lo Bonus 
Karen leaves with $14,600 
Kevin busts on the MC
143
Th
7/24/86
Kevin
Sonya
Kevin leaves with $200 
Sonya wins $10,800 on the MC
144
F
7/25/86
Sonya
Jack
Sonya wins $12,400 on the MC
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
145
M
7/28/86
Sonya
Gail
Sonya wins $21,400 on the MC
146
Tu
7/29/86
Sonya
Bernie
Sonya wins $1,600 on the MC 
Julie defeats Sonya 
Sonya leaves with $47,000 
Julie wins $2,000 on the MC
147
W
7/30/86
Julie
Andy
Julie leaves with $2,200 
Andy wins $3,500 on the MC
148
Th
7/31/86
Andy
Cheri
Andy wins $4,000 on the MC
149
F
8/1/86
Andy
Cheryl
Andy wins $4,125 on the MC
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
150
M
8/4/86
Andy
Sally
Andy leaves with $12,325 
Sally wins $13,200 on the MC
151
Tu
8/5/86
Sally
Susan
Sally wins a $500 Hi-Lo Bonus 
Sally wins $3,000 on the MC 
Sally wins a $100 10-People Bonus 
Jack, who was on the 7/24 show, returns due 
to a technical error 
Jack defeats Sally 
Sally leaves with $17,300 
Jack wins $3,450 on the MC
152
W
8/6/86
Jack
Donna
Brand New Match
This episode skipped by GSN on 12/25/01, but did air 6/15/10.
Jack wins another match and gets $8,000
on the MC, then wins a $100 10-People Bonus
153
Th
8/7/86
Jack
Misty
Misty wins a $500 Hi-Lo Bonus
Jack wins $2,800 on the MC
Carla wins a $100 10-People Bonus
154
F
8/8/86
Jack
Carla
I missed this episode, but here are details...
Carla defeats Jack
Jack leaves with $14,950
Carla wins $3,700 on the MC
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
155
M
8/11/86
Carla
Tedd
Tedd defeats Carla then wins $300 on the MC
156
Tu
8/12/86
Tedd
Kim
Tedd wins $2,200 on the MC
157
W
8/13/86
Tedd
Sandi
Tedd leaves with $3,000
Sandi wins $7,000 on the MC
Bill wins a $500 Hi-Lo Bonus
Bill defeats Sandi
Sandi leaves with $7,300
158
Th
8/14/86
Bill
Alexia
Bill wins $1,200 on the MC,
then wins $3,250 more
159
F
8/15/86
Bill
Courtney
Bill wins $350 on the MC
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
160
M
8/18/86
Bill
Jill
Bill wins $16,400 on the MC
161
Tu
8/19/86
Bill
Jan
Bill wins $6,900 and retires with $29,600
Total winnings passes $1 Million mark
162
W
8/20/86
Tola
Bernie
Bernie returns due to a goofup
Tola wins $3,450 on the MC
Steve defeats Tola as time runs out
163
Th
8/21/86
Steve
Pat
Steve wins $7,400 on the MC, then
wins $2,200 more
164
F
8/22/86
Steve
Stefoni
Steve leaves with $10,100
Stefoni wins $10,700 on the MC
Stefoni vs. Juan held over for Kids Week II
 
The pint sized players return due to "popular demand"
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Grade School Teachers
(Note: Theme Weeks are now in effect from this point on)
165
M
8/25/86
Shawn
Ashley
Asley wins $7,200 on the MC (?)
for a total of $7,400
166
Tu
8/26/86
Kelly
Asa
Asa says something risque during one of the questions
Kelly wins $3,000 on the MC for a total of $3,200
167
W
8/27/86
Summer
Donovan
Summer wins $1,900 on the MC for a total of $2,100
168
Th
8/28/86
---
---
Missed this episode, tape ran out
169
F
8/29/86
Courtney
Destri
Courtney wins $9,900 on the MC for a total of $10,100
 
The adults return...

 

 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: LA Firefighters
170
M
9/1/86
Stefoni
Juan
Stefoni leaves with $11,000
Juan wins $12,150 on the MC
171
Tu
9/2/86
Juan
Gayla
Juan leaves with $12,450
Gayla wins $100 on the MC
Jeff defeats Gayla
Gayla leaves with $300
172
W
9/3/86
Jeff
Marian
Jeff wins $12,000 on the MC
Jeff leaves with $12,200
Marian wins $1,750 on the MC
173
Th
9/4/86
Marian
Heather
Marian leaves with $1,950
Heather wins $6,700 on the MC
174
F
9/5/86
Heather
Jay
Heather wins $8,800 on the MC
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Flight Attendants
175
M
9/8/86
Heather
David
Heather wins $2,700 on the MC
176
Tu
9/9/86
Heather
Garry
Heather wins $5,100 on the MC
Don defeats Heather
Heather leaves with $24,100
Don wins $1,050 on the MC
177
W
9/10/86
Don
Leslie
Don leaves with $1,350
Leslie wins $2,250 on the MC
178
Th
9/11/86
Leslie
Scott
Leslie leaves with $2,550
Scott wins $5,700 on the MC
Scott defeats Robyn as time runs out
179
F
9/12/86
Scott
Dorothy
Scott wins $5,600 on the MC
Scott wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Dorothy defeats Scott, Scott leaves w/ $11,800
Dorothy wins $2,200 on the MC
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: LA D.A.R.E. Cops
180
M
9/15/86
Dorothy
Joe
Dorothy leaves with $2,500
Joe wins $1,800 on the MC
181
Tu
9/16/86
Joe
Norma
Joe leaves with $2,000
Norma wins $1,550 on the MC
182
W
9/17/86
Norma
Tom
Norma leaves with $1,850
Tom wins $6,300 on the MC
Florence wins a $100 10-People Bonus
183
Th
9/18/86
Tom
Florence
Tom wins $3,600 on the MC
Tom wins a $100 10-People Bonus
184
F
9/19/86
Tom
Dana
Tom wins $6,000 on the MC
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Scattered (different people each day)
185
M
9/22/86
Tom
Jody
Tom wins $200 on the MC
Tom wins a $100 10-People Bonus
186
Tu
9/23/86
Tom
Patty
Tom leaves with $17,200
Patty wins $2,300 on the MC
187
W
9/24/86
Patty
London
Patty leaves with $2,600
London wins $4,000 on the MC
188
Th
9/25/86
London
Karen
MISSED THIS EPISODE
189
F
9/26/86
Richelle
Craig
Richelle wins $7,200 on the MC
Craig defeats her, she leaves with $7,500
Craig wins $8,100 on the MC
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Secretaries
190
M
9/29/86
Craig
Jeanne
Craig leaves with $8,400
Jeanne wins $14,100 on the MC
191
Tu
9/30/86
Jeanne
Maria
Jeanne leaves with $14,400
Maria wins $4,400 on the MC
192
W
10/1/86
Maria
Steve
Steve wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Maria leaves with $4,700
Steve wins $1,700 on the MC
193
Th
10/2/86
Steve
Cammy
Steve wins $4,200 on the MC
194
F
10/3/86
Steve
Jennifer
Steve leaves with $6,400
Jennifer wins $1,100 on the MC
Jennifer defeats Janet to end the show
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Bodybuilders
195
M
10/6/86
Jennifer
Clint
Jennifer wins $11,200 on the MC,
then wins $300 more after defeating Clint
196
Tu
10/7/86
Jennifer
Nolan
Jennifer wins a $500 Hi-Lo Bonus
Jennifer leaves with $13,800
Nolan wins $4,000 on the MC
Tammie with a $100 10-People Bonus
197
W
10/8/86
Nolan
Tammie
Nolan wins $4,000 again on the MC
Mary Margaret defeats Nolan as time runs out,
Nolan leaves with $8,400
198
Th
10/9/86
Mary Margaret
Maria
Mary M. wins $6,100 on the MC
Maria wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Mary M. wins $8,400 more on the MC
199
F
10/10/86
Mary Margaret
Torrie
Mary M. wins a $100 10-People Bonus,
then leaves with $15,100
Torrie wins $2,200 on the MC
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: House Husbands
200
M
10/13/86
Torrie
Ron
Ron wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Torrie leaves with $2,400
Ron wins $1,200 on the MC
Ron wins a $500 Hi-Lo Bonus
201
Tu
10/14/86
Ron
Joanne
Ron leaves with $2,100
Joanne wins $6,700 on the MC
202
W
10/15/86
Joanne
Mary
Joanne leaves with $7,000
Mary wins $2,500 on the MC
203
Th
10/16/86
Mary
Deian
Mary wins $3,500 on the MC
Bruce defeats Mary, she leaves w/ $6,400
Bruce wins $5,500 on the MC
204
F
10/17/86
Bruce
Sherri
Bruce wins $15,000 on the MC
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Couples Married 50 or more Years
205
M
10/20/86
Bruce
Patti
Patti wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Bruce wins $3,600 on the MC
206
Tu
10/21/86
Bruce
Cheryl
Bruce wins $2,750 on the MC
207
W
10/22/86
Bruce
Mary
Bruce leaves with $27,750
Mary wins $6,375 on the MC
Mary defeats Steve as time runs out
208
Th
10/23/86
Mary
Lisa
Mary wins $9,000 on the MC, then
leaves with $15,775
Lisa wins $2,600 on the MC
209
F
10/24/86
Lisa
Lori
Lisa leaves with $2,900
Lori wins $11,350 on the MC
Lori defeats Ron as time runs out
 
After much waiting in the GSN reruns, the Car Game finally appears from this point foward!
Also, Educated Guess questions are now introduced at this point.
Note: Car Game losses will not be notated.
 
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Married Men
210
M
10/27/86
Lori
Jeff
Lori wins $14,200 on the MC
Lori leaves with $26,050
Jeff wins $7,300 on the MC
211
Tu
10/28/86
Jeff
Betty
Jeff wins $6,300 on the MC
212
W
10/29/86
Jeff
Amy
Jeff wins a Car ($7,674)
Jeff leaves with $21,674
 Amy busts on the MC
213
Th
10/30/86
Amy
Jim
Jim wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Amy leaves with $300
Jim wins $5,600 on the MC
214
F
10/31/86
Jim
Terri
Jim wins $4,900 on the MC
Jim wins a $100 10-People Bonus
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Single Women
215
M
11/3/86
Jim
Cynthia
Jim wins $3,600 on the MC
Cindi wins a $100 10-People Bonus, 
then defeats Jim
Jim leaves with $14,900
Cindi wins $6,200 on the MC
216
Tu
11/4/86
Cindi
Bob Eubanks!?!?
Cindi wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Cindi wins $2,000 on the MC
217
W
11/5/86
Cindi
Payday
Cindi leaves with $8,800
Payday wins $6,100 on the MC
218
Th
11/6/86
Payday
Gail
Payday wins $1,000 on the MC
Nikki wins the first $500 Educated Guess Bonus
Payday wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Nikki defeats Payday
Payday leaves with $7,600
219
F
11/7/86
Nikki
?
MISSED THIS EPISODE
At least $6,900 was given away here
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Married Women
220
M
11/10/86
Nikki
Rodney
Nikki wins $5,200 on the MC
221
Tu
11/11/86
Nikki
Frances
Nikki wins $2,900 on the MC
Mike defeats Nikki, she leaves
with $16,200
222
W
11/12/86
Mike
Monique
Mike wins $9,150 on the MC
Monique wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Monique defeats Mike, he leaves w/ $9,450
Monique wins $3,000 on the MC,
and wins a car ($6,348)
223
Th
11/13/86
Monique
Tobi
Tobi wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Monique leaves with $9,748
Tobi wins $1,650 on the MC
224
F
11/14/86
Tobi
Shelley
Tobi leaves with $1,950
Shelley wins $8,000 on the MC
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Married Men
225
M
11/17/86
Shelley
Fred
Shelley wins $3,600 on the MC
226
Tu
11/18/86
Shelley
Syrena
Shelley leaves with $12,200
Syrena wins $2,000 on the MC
Syrena defeats Zev as time runs out
227
W
11/19/86
Syrena
Laurel
Syrena wins $4,600 on the MC
Laurel defeats Syrena, she leaves w/ $7,000
Laurel wins $6,450 on the MC
228
Th
11/20/86
Laurel
Todd
Laurel leaves with $6,650
Todd wins $5,000 on the MC, then
wins a car ($8,563)
229
F
11/21/86
Todd
Rachel
Todd wins $5,600 on the MC
 

The next week's production numbers are correct. The next kids week was taped in between the Monday
and Tuesday shows of Thanksgiving week.
 

 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme
M- Married Men from last week
T/W- Bachelors
230
M
11/24/86
Todd
Diane
Todd wins $3,400 on the MC
Todd defeats Maureen, then wins
$10,500 more on the MC
236
Tu
11/25/86
Todd
Jefflyn
Todd wins a $100 10-People Bonus
Todd wins a $500 Hi-Lo Bonus
Todd leaves with $34,463
Jefflyn wins $1,425 on the MC
Jefflyn wins a $100 10-People Bonus
237
W
11/26/86
Jefflyn
Andy
Jefflyn wins $5,200 on the MC
-
Th
11/27/86
No Episode- Thanksgiving
-
F
11/28/86
No Episode- Day After Thanksgiving
 
Kids' Week starts once again...
Kids can win a trip to Hawaii in the endgame
(like they were going to give away a car!)

 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Fathers of Teen Sons 13-15
231
M
12/1/86
Alina
Hector
Hector wins $1,500 on the MC
Then wins the trip ($3,496)
232
Tu
12/2/86
Melissa
Trevor
Trevor wins $950 on the MC,
then wins the trip
233
W
12/3/86
David
Erin
David wins $1,800 on the MC
Michael wins a $500 EG Bonus
234
Th
12/4/86
Michael
Carol
Michael wins $4,725 on the MC
Dorie wins $100 10-People Bonus
235
F
12/5/86
Dorie
Adam
Dorie wins $2,800 on the MC,
then wins the trip
Kazia vs. Evan
Evan wins $1,400 on the MC

Kids' Week total winnings: $25,763, not bad!
The Adults return again...
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: (M-Th) Bachelors
(Fri) Single Women
238
M
12/8/86
Jefflyn
Leslie
Jefflyn leaves with $7,225
Leslie wins $4,800 on the MC
239
Tu
12/9/86
Leslie
Vince
Leslie wins $8,000 on the MC
240
W
12/10/86
Leslie
Andy
Leslie wins $1,600 on the MC,
she defeats Ed, then wins $5,500 more
241
Th
12/11/86
Leslie
Randy
Leslie leaves with $20,700
Randy wins $5,100 on the MC
242
F
12/12/86
Randy
Martha
Randy leaves with $5,400
Martha wins $6,200 on the MC
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: (M-Th) Single Women
(Fri) Married Women
243
M
12/15/86
Martha
Sandy
Martha wins a car ($6,148),
then wins $3,100 more on the MC
244
Tu
12/16/86
Martha
Jim
Jim was on 10/30 show, returns due to error
Martha wins $8,100 on the MC
245
W
12/17/86
Martha
Claudette
Martha wins $11,000 on the MC
246
Th
12/18/86
Martha
Nomi
Martha wins $2,250 on the MC,
wins a car and retires with $43,946
Bard defeats Marcia as time runs out
247
F
12/19/86
Bard
Diane
Bard wins $14,000 on the MC,
then leaves with $14,200
Diane wins $5,300 on the MC and
wins a $100 10-P Bonus
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: (M-Th) Married Women
(Fri) 16 Year Old Boys
248
M
12/22/86
Diane
Benjamin
Diane leaves with $5,700
Benjamin wins $2,600 on the MC,
then wins a car ($6,148)
249
Tu
12/23/86
Benjamin
Dina
Benjamin leaves with $8,948
Dina wins $5,400 on the MC
250
W
12/24/86
Dina
Terise
Terise wins $3,525 on the MC
and wins a $100 10-P Bonus
251
Th
12/25/86
Terise
Phillip
Merry Christmas! :-)
Terise leaves with $3,825
Phillip wins $300 on the MC
and wins a $100 10-P Bonus
Angela defeats Phillip,
he leaves with $600
252
F
12/26/86
Angela
Michele
Angela wins $2,500 on the MC,
then wins $3,900 more
 
Due to popular demand, the kids return again!
Or is it a new year's prank..... (4 shows this week)
[This week was taped at a later time in the taping schedule instead of directly after show #252]
 
 Ep#
Wkdy
CBS 
Airdate
1st Red Player 
(Champ)
1st Blue Player 
(Challenger)
Notes
10 People Theme: Cal State Fullerton Co-Eds
263
M
12/29/86
 John
Colby
John wins $1,450 on the MC,
wins the trip ($3,496)
264
Tu
12/30/86
Scott
Amie
Scott wins $4,500 on the MC
265
W
12/31/86
Laura
Corey
Corey wins $4,750 on the MC
-
Th
1/1/87
No Episode- New Year's Day
266
F
1/2/87
John
Lynnette
Lynnette wins $3,050 on the MC
Josh vs. Samantha carried over to the
next Kids Week



Advance to January 5 to July 3, 1987