Scripps National Spelling Bee
One Minnesotan is among the 42 youngsters who have advanced to the semifinals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Eighth-grader Emma Greenlee, of Aurora, is among those hoping to advance to the championship finals on Thursday afternoon.
A 13-year-old from Little Canada is heading to Washington, D.C. in May to compete in the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Now, Jacob Lahti has to learn 600,000 words in several languages.
A 14-year-old Menomonee Falls student is Wisconsin’s lone entrant in the 85th National Spelling Bee.
Twelve-year-old Elise Stahl from Greenfield, Minn., is studying hard, because she’ll be representing her state at the national spelling bee in Washington, D.C.
All things being equal, Anna-Marie Sprenger would rather win a dance contest than a spelling bee.
Two Minnesota students have advanced to the semifinals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Maryland.