The episode begins where the group has arrived at Chicago for the Nationals and Merecdes is having fever due to food poisoning. Sue tells will that they need to have a plan as they are about to enter the competition without one of their most powerful voices. Sue tells him that she wants this win for the kids. So, Will says that Quinn would be stepping in instead of Mercedes. Quinn says that she can’t sing that number like Mercedes. Tina too is supposed to be a part of the Troubled Tones. Sue is going to help Mercedes bounce back to health. Next, Emma notices a worried look on Will’s face. Will asks her what if they won’t win. Emma tells Will that if he needs that to happen then he needs to have the right attitude. Just then Beiste arrives and tells Will that they have a problem. Some of the kids are fighting. ..