Scripps National Spelling Bee

Frank Cahill

The Denver Post
Denver, Colorado


RoundCorrect SpellingSpelling Given
2frangiblefrangible
3ephemeralephemeral
4drosophiladrosophila
5canneloncannelon
6guillocheguilloche
7dedansdedans
8porwigleporwiggle


Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee
Winning word in qualifying local spellingbee:metacarpal
Other words spelled correctly in local competition:koto
idiosyncratically
limburger
tungsten
fluctuant
nutria
pyromaniac
langlauf
olfactometry
petunia