, the 40-year-old working mother of two, hit the jackpot and walked away with $1 million on the finale of Survivor: The Australian Outback
. In a close 4-3 vote, she beat out Colby Donaldson
, the hunky 26-year-old Texan, who had to settle for the $100,000 runner-up prize. "Tina had a strategy coming into this, and she played it until the end," said juror Alicia Calaway
, who picked Wesson to win. During the one-hour reunion special, it was revealed that Wesson was actually not one of the initial 16 finalists. "I was an alternate," she said. Meanwhile, host Bryant Gumbel
confirmed that Survivor 3
would take place in Africa.