Summary of Round 3

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No.Speller's NameSpeller's SponsorCorrect SpellingSpelling GivenError
1Allison Black Adventure Travel, Birmingham, Alabamakeitloa gerenuk  
2Oliver Price Anchorage Daily News, Anchorage, Alaskaarcanum tuyere  
3Rory O'Donoghue Daily News-Miner, Fairbanks, Alaskabelligerent unau  
4Destiny Su'a Samoa News, Pago Pago, American Samoaecht garçon  
5Anjali Nair Arizona Educational Foundation, Scottsdale, Arizonaquisling antipodes  
6Emmarie Comaad Navajo Times Publishing Company, Window Rock, Arizonasome buzzetto E
7Esther Park Arkansas Democrat Gazette, Little Rock, Arkansasnap pompier  
8Yelena Persaud The Nassau Guardian, Nassau, Bahamasdangerous uitlander  
9Juan Miguel Malana Desert Dispatch, Barstow, Californialaundry archimage  
10Isabel Sublette Ventura County Star, Camarillo, Californiaurgent velum  
11Brandon Whitehead Imperial Valley Press, El Centro, Californiasuperimposable détente  
12Jeremiah Cortez Los Angeles Spelling Bee Collaborative, Los Angeles, Californiaurgent shanghaied  
13Mickey Shi Friends of the Diamond Bar Library, Pomona, Californiakanban realgar  
14Liam Twight Record Searchlight, Redding, Californiaguard pizzicato  
15Kendra Burns The Press-Enterprise, Riverside, Californiaguard notornous E
16Anvita Mishra The Sacramento Bee, Sacramento, Californiaexact barukhzy  
17Emma Finch Monterey County Office of Education, Salinas, Californiapunctuation eidelweiss E
18Alex Kahng The San Diego Union-Tribune, San Diego, Californiacossette Hennebique  
19Sarah Gadre San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco, Californiaterrible bromeliad  
20Kenley Farace The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, Californiakarrusel capileti E
21Zachary Ocab Daily Press, Victorville, Californiacup madalote E
22Christian Suarez Visalia Times-Delta/Tulare Advance-Register, Visalia, Californiastacte vaquero  
23Shilpa Rao Contra Costa Times, Walnut Creek, Californianap izar  
24Laura Newcombe CanWest CanSpell National Spelling Bee, Winnipeg, Manitoba Canadaglad suffraginis  
25Jacky Qiao Community Center Shanghai, Shanghai, Chinabrown rejoneador  
26David Phan Daily Camera, Boulder, Coloradobrown caponata  
27Brian King The Denver Post, Denver, Coloradojoin limitrophe  
28Rahul Malayappan Connecticut Post, Bridgeport, Connecticutarsedine shrieval  
29Alisha David-Lukas The News-Times, Danbury, Connecticutbrelan alogism  
30Henry Jin New Haven Register, New Haven, Connecticuthouse gnathothorax  
31Christo Popham The Advocate and Greenwich Time, Stamford, Connecticutwithout jactance  
32Pranay Malempati Delaware Spelling Bee Collaborative, Wilmington, Delawareestimate oryctology  
33Avery Coffey The Washington Informer, Washington, D.C.estimate schipperke  
34Alyssa Binosa Stars & Stripes, Defense and State Department Schools, Europeakkum thrasonical  
35Vincent Franco Coastal Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Bradenton, Floridapopulation epulation  
36Grace Remmer The Florida Times-Union, Jacksonville, FloridaWiccan bhalu  
37Glenn Medina The Miami Herald, Miami, Floridacontrapuntal zaibatsu  
38Vaidya Govindarajan The Miami Herald, Miami, Floridaimmature lyssa  
39Fernanda Arnay Bonita Daily News, Bonita Springs, Floridaparamecium springerle  
40Jonathan Nativi Naples Daily News, Naples, Floridapelerine upithric E
41Benjamin Rice Orlando Sentinel, Orlando, Floridapatience chaudfroid  
42Hannah Pinson The News Herald, Panama City, Floridabohea mysophrean E
43Tommy Foster Tampa Bay Spelling Bee Collaborative, St. Petersburg, Floridaavenue biauriculate  
44Aldrin D'Silva Treasure Coast Newspapers, Stuart, Floridafauchard tanha  
45Connor Keith Tallahassee Democrat, Tallahassee, Floridaabhinaya crepitant  
46Lillian Lesser Kiwanis Club of West Palm Beach, West Palm Beach, Floridasemifinal Holarctic  
47Rachael Cundey The Augusta Chronicle, Augusta, Georgiaguard mihreab E
48Julia Denniss Georgia Association of Educators, Tucker, Georgiaplural vibrissae  
49Darren Sackey Essence Communications Ltd., Accra, Ghanaleg neurasthenic  
50Mikhail Alcantara Pacific Daily News, Hagåtña‎, Guamwapentake bocca  
51Brysen Pasion The Honolulu Advertiser, Honolulu, Hawaiiseason nummular  
52Sabrina Smith Coeur d'Alene Press, Coeur d'Alene, Idahoisothere duane E
53Thomas Bates Teton Valley News, Driggs, Idahoplayground wushu  
54Ian Wendt Lewiston Tribune, Lewiston, Idahopalafitte slurvian  
55Adrian Gunawan Commonwealth Edison, Chicago, Illinoisgaljoen obscurantism  
56Ankush Bajaj Commonwealth Edison, Chicago, Illinoisedge menhaden  
57Michaela Minock Commonwealth Edison, Chicago, Illinoisedge kemancha  
58Christopher Rupprecht Chicago Spelling Bee Collaborative, Chicago, Illinoisedge Singspiel  
59Devora Klionsky Chicago Spelling Bee Collaborative, Chicago, Illinoisedge zeitgeber  
60Natasha Freund Daily Chronicle , DeKalb, Illinoiskagura vermivorous  
61Gina Liu Herald & Review, Decatur, Illinoisineffable pithecological  
62Brian Andersen Kane County Chronicle, Saint Charles, Illinoisneurokyme voile  
63Paige Myroth The Telegraph, Dixon, Illinoisadytum apartite E
64J.R. Gomoll Northwest Herald, Crystal Lake, Illinoisineffable fablesse E
65Anne-Marie Kommers Lake County Regional Office of Education, Grayslake, Illinoishaori jnana  
66Christopher Bayston The Daily Journal, Kankakee, Illinoissederunt hesychastic  
67Nabaa Khan Boone-Winnebago Regional Office of Education, Loves Park, Illinoisbuphthalmos aparatchik E
68Varun Ravichandran The Dispatch and The Rock Island Argus, Moline, Illinoisineffable rachischisis  
69Matt Brucker Peoria Journal Star, Peoria, Illinoisbobbejaan braggadocio  
70Dalton Andring The State Journal-Register, Springfield, Illinoisounce grievoiserie E
71Hye-Jean Yoon The Daily Gazette, Sterling, Illinoisexamine monoceros  
72Christian Wilks Carroll/JoDaviess/Stephenson Regional Office of Education, Stockton, Illinoissenator halal  
73Joseph Kirkpatrick The Herald Bulletin, Anderson, Indianaexercise merotomize  
74Michele Poindexter The Herald-Times, Bloomington, Indianadiamond panforte  
75Michael Pence Williams Comfort Air, Carmel, Indianadiamond quishond E
76Andrew Wellen Evansville Courier & Press, Evansville, Indianacumulative tetragrammaton  
77Alexia Zawadzke The Journal Gazette, Fort Wayne, Indianabargain orison  
78Gina Solomito Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis , Indianapolis, Indiananumen blastema  
79Taryn Thor The Kokomo Tribune, Kokomo, Indianageochrony durwan  
80Modhura Chakravarty Journal and Courier, Lafayette, Indianaconsonant geniculate  
81Nathan Marcisz Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion, Indianacalories distinguo  
82Tommy Arnold The Star Press, Muncie, Indianakamerad tchotchke  
83Margaret Peterson South Bend Tribune, South Bend, Indianasuccessful henotheism  
84Sabin Karki The Tribune-Star, Terre Haute, Indianafrippery rallentando  
85Jenna Sink Kankakee Valley REMC, Wanatah, Indianacasserole mukhtar  
86Stefan Peng Sylvan Learning Centers of Iowa, Des Moines, Iowagazoz scotodinia  
87Grace Tsui Telegraph Herald, Dubuque, Iowacentipede rasceta  
88Owayne Rodney Jamaica Gleaner, Kingston, Jamaicapanopticon dragoman  
89Sonia Schlesinger The Japan Times, Tokyo, Japanguidance hiemal  
90Matthew Wegner Great Bend Tribune, Great Bend, Kansasmonarch anchluss E
91Vanya Shivashankar The Olathe News, Olathe, Kansasmonarch ocelot  
92Chase Brown The Topeka Capital-Journal, Topeka, Kansaspharmacy menadnock E
93Emily Keaton Kentucky Spelling Bee Collaborative, Louisville, Kentuckycondemn tokamak  
95Bianca James Kiwanis Club of Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisianapaskha troglobiont  
96Zaib Qayyum The News-Star, Monroe, Louisianaarticle crebrity  
97Melinda Davis The Times-Picayune, New Orleans, Louisianabraillist gonfalonier  
98Vincent Huang Alliance For Education, Shreveport, Louisianapigeon mahout  
99Lily Jordan Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram, Portland, Mainecompetitive vacatur  
100Faith Ruppert Anne Arundel County Public Schools, Annapolis, Marylandscholarship nuncupation  
101Robert Palmisano Learn It Systems, Baltimore, Marylandscruple famulus  
102Lanson Tang The Meakem Group of Wells Fargo Advisors, Bethesda, Marylandscruple prabhu  
103Sam Osheroff Howard County Library, Columbia, Marylandsuburban pomatum  
104Joanne Lee The Herald-Mail, Hagerstown, Marylandquarantine balalaika  
105Elozino Ahworegba Gazette Newspapers, Laurel, Marylandhysterical bicephilous E
106Jared Franz The Enterprise, Lexington Park, Marylandsubterranean jacquerie  
107Surjo Bandyopadhyay The Recorder, Prince Frederick, Marylandrutabaga schottische  
108Dang-Quang Tran Maryland Independent, Waldorf, Marylandcentennial drisheen  
109Ross Garrity Boston Centers for Youth & Families, Boston, Massachusettscentennial quila  
110Shivani Angappan Sentinel & Enterprise, Fitchburg, Massachusettsentremets synoecious  
111Amber Born The Daily Item, Lynn, Massachusettsdiseur gesundheit  
112Courtland Priest Comcast, Taunton, Massachusettsaccomplice carrosserie  
113Olivia Jacobs The Martha's Vineyard Times, Vineyard Haven, Massachusettspolje errhine  
114Siddharth Varanasi The Detroit News, Detroit, Michiganaccomplice sachem  
115Matthew Karas The Flint Journal, Flint, Michiganbrigadier buran  
116Braden LaTour Kent Intermediate School District, Grand Rapids, Michiganzinnia auxanogram  
117Noah Gershenson Upper Peninsula Spelling Bee Collaborative, Iron Mountain, Michiganphotometeor superoraleigh E
118Madelynn Hauglie The Jackson Citizen Patriot, Jackson, Michigantrick pfeffernuss  
119Daniel Deneweth The County Press, Lapeer, Michiganplay chillblane E
120Mitchell Lange Ludington Daily News, Ludington, Michiganforfeiture pycnoxylic  
121Jason Seguin The Macomb Daily, Macomb, Michiganurgent zucchetto  
122Kirk Hansen The Oakland Press, Pontiac, Michiganineffable nudicaudate  
123Leena Khan Saginaw Independent School District, Saginaw, Michigankunstlied mandir  
124Mehgan Abdel-Moneim The Herald Palladium, St. Joseph, Michiganaleatoric keirsprung E
125Austin Wolfgram Traverse City Record-Eagle, Traverse City, Michiganoff clozapine  
126Kavyapranati Pratapa Willow Run Community Schools, Ypsilanti, Michiganlandau mynheer  
127Jedadiah Rothstein Lakes Country Service Cooperative, Fergus Falls, Minnesotastacte lebkuchen  
128Antony Joseph South Central Service Cooperative, North Mankato, Minnesotajeans reboation  
129Anja Beth Swoap Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P., Minneapolis, Minnesotahouse Beetewk  
130Roshini Asirvatham Southeast Service Cooperative , Rochester, Minnesotaplayground termagancy  
131Ashlee Hauble National Joint Powers Alliance, Staples, Minnesotaedge satsuma  
132Rani Jaiswal Mississippi Association of Educators, Jackson, Mississippicould coeval  
133Elizabeth Platz Columbia Daily Tribune, Columbia, Missourikhor fennec  
134Seth Acup Cass County Democrat Missourian, Harrisonville, Missouricalories delfinnium E
135Jordan Hoffman The Examiner, Independence, Missouricasserole rialto  
136Summer Johnston Three Rivers Community College, Poplar Bluff, Missouricasserole Weissnichtwo  
137McKenna Clippert Sedalia Spelling Bee Collaborative, Sedalia, Missouripunctuation mochet E
138Allison Thomas Unite, Springfield, Missouricentipede nenuphar  
139Chloe Granger St. Joseph News-Press, St. Joseph, Missouriguignol foandant E
140Olivia Long St. Louis Post-Dispatch, St. Louis, Missouridynamite meridional  
141Rose Tracy Lee Newspapers of Montana, Billings, Montanadynamite jacamar  
142Emma Johanningsmeier Omaha World-Herald, Omaha, Nebraskaostrichism xerocolous  
143Dakota Jones Las Vegas Review-Journal, Las Vegas, Nevadaantiphrasis upas  
144Anjithaa Radakrishnan New Hampshire Union Leader, Manchester, New Hampshiremonarch schnecke  
145Suzanne Greenwood The Press of Atlantic City, Atlantic City, New Jerseyarticle instoration E
146Vothom Lu Camden Spelling Bee Collaborative, Camden, New Jerseylokshen subiditer E
147Joshua Casquejo Hudson County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs, Jersey City, New Jerseyscholarship ectosis E
148Jake Muldowney Asbury Park Press, Home News Tribune and The Courier News, Neptune, New Jerseyfeuille appestat  
149Karthik Reddy The Record and Herald News, Hackensack, New Jerseysapajou salaam  
150Mariamma Abraham The Times of Trenton, Trenton, New Jerseysuburban franglais  
151Hannah Evans The Albuquerque Journal, Albuquerque, New Mexicoquarantine phantasmagoric  
152Ashley LaMere Times Union, Albany, New Yorkdiablotin cabollero E
153Nabeel Rahman The Buffalo News, Buffalo, New Yorkcentennial imputrescible  
154Sruti Akula The Leader, Corning, New Yorkaccomplice stentorophonic  
155Neetu Chandak Finger Lakes Times, Geneva, New Yorkadjudicate Hemerocallis  
156Kevin Ammann The Leader-Herald, Gloversville, New YorkFinlandization catoptromancy  
157Gabriel Blacklock Times Herald-Record, Middletown, New Yorkafter paludicolous  
158Christopher Combee Polk County School District, Bartow, Floridaacciaccatura pickelhauba E
159Thomas Dumbach Daily News, New York, New Yorkmonarch diffa  
160Arvind Mahankali Daily News, New York, New Yorkvengeance pergelisol  
161Isabella Penola The Daily Star, Oneonta, New Yorkomniscient nictitant  
162Nina Alcasid The Palladium-Times, Oswego, New Yorkanticoagulant omoplate  
163Alyssa Szczypien Press-Republican, Plattsburgh, New Yorkconundrum apotheosis  
164Jan Izzabelle Secular The Gazette, Port Jervis, New Yorkconundrum perestroika  
165Casey Durant Long Island Jewish World, Rockville Centre, New Yorkepiphysis dyscalculia  
166Katherine Schumacher The Post-Standard, Syracuse, New Yorkfoggara Baedeker  
167Kimber Fleming Watertown Daily Times, Watertown, New Yorkanalogize lesothin E
168Tom Winter The New Zealand Listener, Wellington, New Zealandwitloof xylophilous  
169Jacob Gilliam Times-News, Burlington, North Carolinatailleur affenpinscher  
170Prakash Mishra The Charlotte Observer, Charlotte, North Carolinalatitudinarian scarabaeus  
171Shayne Jacobs The Clayton News-Star, Clayton, North Carolinaadieu girandole  
172Jessia Connelly Duke University's Office of Durham and Regional Affairs, Durham, North Carolinatalipes wetle E
173Brian Fields The Fayetteville Observer, Fayetteville, North Carolinaadieu pignerate E
174Emily Brannon The Gaston Gazette, Gastonia, North Carolinaocellated carcinomatous  
175Gage Grishaw Harnett County Spelling Bee Collaborative, Lillington, North Carolinaball dreidel  
176Caitlin Smith The Shelby Star, Shelby, North Carolinaalim demoiselle  
177Isabella Mayo Washington Daily News, Washington, North Carolinaleft estragon  
178Monica Sullivan Wilson Daily Times, Wilson, North Carolinashenanigan ecessis E
179Wesley Lima Winston-Salem Journal, Winston-Salem, North Carolinafunny corsair  
180Shantanu Srivatsa North Dakota Council of Educational Leaders, Bismarck, North Dakotasummer floribunda  
181Sunny Levine Akron Beacon Journal, Akron, Ohiosummer sessile  
182Jacob Voegele The Repository, Canton, Ohioineffable lahar  
183Szofia Komaromy-Hiller WCPO-TV Channel 9, Cincinnati, Ohiobecause onomatope  
184Matthew Luczaj WCPO-TV Channel 9, Cincinnati, Ohiohappen Bloomsbury  
185Anamika Veeramani The Plain Dealer, Cleveland, Ohionarcissistic foggara  
186Liz Stickley Dayton Daily News, Dayton, Ohiosemifinal stupose  
187Paul Kardar Educational Service Center of Lorain County, LaGrange, Ohiotomalley ipecac  
188Nicholas Rushlow Lancaster Eagle-Gazette, Lancaster, Ohiocalypso schalstein  
189Felicity Jenkins Ohio University's Scripps College of Communication, Lewis Center, Ohiosemifinal verism  
190George Jose The Lima News, Lima, Ohioquick serdab  
191Robert Thomas Jr. The Marietta Times, Marietta, Ohiomany philturm E
192AJ Feiock The Times Leader, Martins Ferry, Ohiofellow opinicus  
193Reha Rabbani Salem News, East Liverpool Review and The Morning Journal, Salem, Ohiotolerant brocard  
194Dharani Kotekal The Herald-Star, Steubenville, Ohiotolerant myelopathy  
195Lucas Liner The Blade, Toledo, OhioLuddite babadil E
196Rachel McFall The Tribune Chronicle, Warren, Ohiosaliferous vatic  
197Kirsten Prout The News-Herald, Willoughby, Ohioexpatiation Wiccan  
198Julia Miglets The Vindicator, Youngstown, Ohiocoloratura wapentake  
199Nick Smallwood Muskogee Spelling Bee Collaborative, Muskogee, Oklahomaaccomplice isothere  
200Nathan Wakefield The Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahomaaccomplice gallune E
201Hannah Allison KOHD News, Bend, Oregonblitzkrieg neurokyme  
202Connor Aberlé Portland Tribune, Portland, Oregonsamadh numen  
203Jaclin Boorse The Chester Spirit, Chester, Pennsylvaniadeclivitous weimaraner  
204Priyanka Thirumurti The Express-Times, Easton, Pennsylvaniaphone frippery  
205Joanna Ye WITF: Public Media for Central Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, Pennsylvaniawithout panopticon  
206Monica Mede Intelligencer Journal/Lancaster New Era, Lancaster, Pennsylvaniaaepyornis iridescence  
207Neel Mehta The Times Herald, Norristown, Pennsylvaniaexercise landau  
208Scott Salisbury The Philadelphia Tribune, Philadelphia, Pennsylvaniadido khor  
209Anna Wadhwani Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvanialapidarian sapajou  
210Quentin Moyer The Republican Herald, Pottsville, Pennsylvaniaschadenfreude acciaccatura  
211Kyle Latshaw Reading Eagle, Reading, Pennsylvaniahour witloof  
212Neilesh Vinjamuri Chester County Intermediate Unit, Downingtown, Pennsylvaniamice talipes  
213Sukanya Roy Times Leader, Wilkes-Barre, PennsylvaniaTroadic ocellated  
214Julianna Canabal-Rodríguez Commonwealth-Parkville School, San Juan, Puerto Ricomice alim  
215Ellen Asermely The Valley Breeze, Cumberland, Rhode Islandmulberry Luddite  
216Bradford Geter The Allendale Sun, Allendale, South Carolinababies caliphorous E
217Jessica Pittman Anderson Independent Mail, Anderson, South Carolinageige expatiation  
218Samantha Safa The Post and Courier, Charleston, South Carolinacyrtostyle aepyornis  
219Aditya Pande Morning News, Florence, South Carolinacontinent dido  
220David Habibi The Sun News, Myrtle Beach, South Carolinamenat schadenfreude  
221Olivia Jones Herald-Journal, Spartanburg, South Carolinadiamond Troadic  
222Sean Calhoun Yankton Daily Press & Dakotan, Yankton, South Dakotacalories entotic  
223Hyunsoo Kim Yoon's English School, Seoul, South Koreatolerant xanthochromia  
224Tanay Patri Chattanooga Times Free Press, Chattanooga, Tennesseecasserole fantoccini  
225John Eaton The Jackson Sun, Jackson, Tennesseebodhran ecdysone  
226Ameena Iqbal Knoxville News Sentinel, Knoxville, Tennesseecuartel neolalia  
227Gina Kapadia The Commercial Appeal, Memphis, Tennesseeentotic gibbous  
228Briuana Green The Commercial Appeal, Memphis, Tennesseekaiseki Holi  
229Clark Hubbard The Tennessean, Nashville, Tennesseeguidance sabra  
230Laura Churchill Abilene Reporter-News, Abilene, Texasscruple haptic  
231Akshay Raghuram Amarillo Globe-News, Amarillo, Texasquarantine mirador  
232C.J. Hartwick Corpus Christi Caller-Times, Corpus Christi, Texassemplice maishont E
233Chetan Reddy The Dallas Morning News, Dallas, Texasaccomplice matutinal  
234Abigail Spitzer El Paso Times, El Paso, Texasrapprochement imprecatory  
235Mark de los Santos Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Fort Worth, Texasfantoccini iscariotic  
236Mashad Arora Valley Freedom Newspapers, Harlingen, Texasverism maraschino  
237Aditya Chemudupaty HoustonPBS, Houston, Texasaccomplice crotalic  
238Jorge Solís Laredo Morning Times, Laredo, Texasdomnei irremeable  
239Elliot Hanna Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, Lubbock, Texascontinent nastaliq  
240Jace Brandl Midland Reporter-Telegram, Midland, Texasgibbous remontant  
241Ramesh Ghanta Odessa American, Odessa, Texasknez reticle  
242Clancy Carter San Angelo Standard-Times, San Angelo, Texasfellow hoomalimali  
243Jared Urbina San Antonio Express-News, San Antonio, Texastrick mystagogue  
244Pauline Negrete Victoria Advocate, Victoria, Texascasserole oracy  
245Andrea Mirasol Times Record News, Wichita Falls, Texasbabies onycoxis E
246Carmi Thomas The Virgin Islands Daily News, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin IslandsHoli prosciutto  
247Dylan Thomas Davis County Clipper, Bountiful, Utahedge lorica  
248Eli Beck Southeast Education Service Center, Price, Utahsqueeze seriary  
249Adam Davies Daily Herald, Provo, Utahdiamond fortrekker E
250Miranda Hulsey The Valley Journals, Salt Lake City, Utahcalories chlorpyrifos  
251Mael Le Scouezec The Burlington Free Press, Burlington, Vermontguidance polychotomous  
252Sarah Allen The News-Virginian and The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, VirginiaHoli alation  
253Matthew Zisi The Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, Virginialuxury bobbejaan  
254Baylor Towne Hampton Literary Society, Hampton, Virginiascelidosaur declivitous  
255Andrew Taylor Rockingham District Ruritans, Harrisonburg, Virginiaserendipity chevon  
256James Forcier Loudoun Times-Mirror, Leesburg, Virginiapickelhaube khawadi E
257Mary-Michael Robertson The News & Advance, Lynchburg, Virginiaastrobleme ptarmigan  
258Walter Francis The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Virginiasabra animus  
259Tim Ruiter Fairfax County Times, Reston, Virginiaprotégé paparazzo  
260Ryan Oppenheim Richmond Times-Dispatch, Richmond, Virginialycopene chthonic  
261Amelia Wentzel The Roanoke Times, Roanoke, Virginiaopossum renitency  
262Kyle Wolford Tazewell County Fair Association, Tazewell, Virginiadromomania connosar E
263Samuel Estep The Community Foundation of the Northern Shenandoah Valley, Winchester, Virginiadichotomy solano  
264Deborah Horton News & Messenger, Woodbridge, Virginiaentremets psychalgia  
265Katie Arthur Skagit Valley Herald, Mount Vernon, Washingtonasana nullipara  
266Kela Harrington Altrooist.com, Seattle, Washingtonhaptic Croesus  
267Rachel Blakemore The Wenatchee World, Wenatchee, Washingtondebacle amative  
268Erin Mills Charleston Gazette-Mail, Charleston, West Virginiapleonasm milchig  
269Savannah Aldridge The Clarksburg Exponent-Telegram, Clarksburg, West Virginiamozzarella effigial  
270Deep Vudathu The Journal, Martinsburg, West Virginiaconvivially kielbasa  
271Duncan Crooks The Dominion Post, Morgantown, West Virginiaglockenspiel celeriac  
272Karen Laska The Catholic Spirit, Wheeling, West Virginiaretinue schuyt  
273Andrew Grose Wisconsin State Journal, Madison, Wisconsinnarcissistic intaglio  
274Taylor Ballek AARP National Spelling Bee, Laramie, Wyomingcornice bisagre