Summary of Round 2

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No.Speller's NameSpeller's SponsorCorrect SpellingSpelling GivenError
1Kevin Lazenby Adventure Travel, Birmingham, Alabamawitticism witticism  
2Taia Fagerstrom Anchorage Daily News, Anchorage, Alaskathistle thistle  
3David Jones Daily News-Miner, Fairbanks, Alaskaaioli aioli  
4Rita Jennings Samoa News, Pago Pago, American Samoaqwerty qwerty  
5Sumaita Mulk Arizona Educational Foundation, Scottsdale, Arizonaregale regale  
6Aarish Raza Navajo Times Publishing Company, Window Rock, Arizonaalcazar alcazar  
7Trevor Paulsen Arkansas Democrat Gazette, Little Rock, Arkansaspullet pullet  
8Paloma Cartwright The Nassau Guardian, Nassau, Bahamaskudize kudize  
9Lerick Gordon Desert Dispatch, Barstow, Californialimpid limpet E
10Brian Jeffers Ventura County Star, Camarillo, Californiacoffle coffle  
11Apolonia Gardner Imperial Valley Press, El Centro, Californiagymnure gymnure  
12Nickan Fayyazi Los Angeles Spelling Bee Collaborative, Los Angeles, Californiafirth firth  
13Justin Chuang Friends of the Diamond Bar Library, Pomona, CaliforniaItalianate Italianate  
14Patrizzia Fox-Beaudet Record Searchlight, Redding, Californiaqualitative qualitative  
15Shruti Amin The Press-Enterprise, Riverside, Californialitany litany  
16Jack Maglalang The Sacramento Bee, Sacramento, Californiafugleman fugleman  
17Dylan Bird Monterey County Office of Education, Salinas, Californiacorpuscle corpuscle  
18Isabel Cholbi San Bernardino Spelling Bee Collaborative, San Bernardino, Californiaalbeit albeit  
19Snigdha Nandipati U-T San Diego, San Diego, Californiaringent ringent  
20Siddharth Kulkarni San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco, Californiatertiary tertiary  
21Sam Nitz The Orange County Register, Santa Ana, Californiaullage ullage  
22Alex Howe Daily Press, Victorville, Californiaveracity verasity E
23Bridget Byerlee Visalia Times-Delta/Tulare Advance-Register, Visalia, Californiapoignant poignant  
24Nick Lambert Contra Costa Times, Walnut Creek, Californiamyriad myriad  
25Jennifer Mong The Telegram, St. John's, Newfoundland, Canadalimousine limousine  
26Zhongtian Wang The Windsor Star, Windsor, Ontario, Canadaissei issei  
27Mignon Tsai The Vancouver Sun, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canadahyacinth hyacinth  
28Katharine Wang Community Center Shanghai, Shanghai, Chinaheliosis heliosis  
29Eva Kitlen Barnes & Noble, Boulder, Coloradogenre genre  
30Frank Cahill The Denver Post, Denver, Coloradofrangible frangible  
31Rahul Malayappan Hearst Connecticut Media Group, Danbury, Connecticutfictile fictile  
32Kitty Shortt New Haven Register, New Haven, Connecticutescargot escargot  
33Lily Wang Norwich Bulletin, Norwich, Connecticutdiluent diluent  
34Sairah Sheikh South Windsor Community Foundation, South Windsor, Connecticutcommensurate commensurate  
35Pranay Malempati Delaware Spelling Bee Collaborative, Wilmington, Delawarepallor pallor  
36Tuli Bennett-Bose The Washington Informer, Washington, District of Columbiaimperilment imperilment  
37Anuk Dayaprema European PTA, Defense and State Department Schools, Europeexemplar exemplar  
38Kriyana Reddy Polk County School District Collaborative, Bartow, Floridarapport rapport  
39Kayla Sheffield The Daily News , Bonita Springs, Floridaecru ecru  
40Grace Remmer The Florida Times-Union, Jacksonville, Floridacalibrate calibrate  
41Princeton Ballarino Naples Daily News , Naples, Floridaalchemy alchemy  
42Vaidya Govindarajan The Miami Herald, Miami, Floridabotanist botanist  
43Christal Schermeister The Miami Herald, Miami, Floridaindubitable indubitable  
44Stuti Mishra Orlando Sentinel, Orlando, Floridakyoodle kyoodle  
45Nikitha Chandran Tampa Bay Spelling Bee Collaborative, St. Petersburg, Floridaquarantine quarantine  
46Yusra Hashmi Treasure Coast Newspapers, Stuart, Floridatopiarist topiarist  
47Ann Marie Brown Tallahassee Democrat, Tallahassee, Floridavernacular vernacular  
48Cara Busheme Kiwanis Club of West Palm Beach, West Palm Beach, Floridamercerize mercerize  
49Rachael Cundey The Augusta Chronicle, Augusta, Georgiacartel cartel  
50Simola Nayak Georgia Association of Educators, Tucker, Georgiahabile habile  
51Philemon Awan Essence Communications Ltd., Accra, Ghanajulienne julienne  
52Marcy Ann Ermitanio Pacific Daily News, Hagåtña, Guammoorage moorage  
53Taggart Nakamoto aio, Honolulu, Hawaiioompah oompah  
54Sarah Sedy Coeur d'Alene Press, Coeur d'Alene, Idahoprotervity protervity  
55Malie Curren Teton Valley News, Driggs, Idahosegue segway E
56Ian Wendt Lewiston Tribune, Lewiston, Idahotierer tierer  
57Christine Alex Chicago Public Schools, Chicago, Illinoisvacillate vacillate  
58Simon Ricci Chicago Spelling Bee Collaborative, Chicago, Illinoisfacetious facetious  
59Sophia Whittemore Commonwealth Edison, Chicago, Illinoisbasilisk basilisk  
60Marlene Santora Commonwealth Edison, Chicago, Illinoiselaborative elaborative  
61Kimberly Belser Commonwealth Edison, Chicago, Illinoisobduced obduced  
62Lucas Urbanski Northwest Herald, Crystal Lake, Illinoisleechcraft leechcraft  
63Yasir Hasnain Herald & Review, Decatur, Illinoistoadyism toadyism  
64Ben Rydecki Daily Chronicle, DeKalb, Illinoiszinnia zinnia  
65Christopher Rademacher The Telegraph, Dixon, Illinoiseuphemism euphemism  
66Pranav Sivakumar Lake County Regional Office of Education, Grayslake, Illinoiscincture cincture  
67Dhruva Mehta The Daily Journal, Kankakee, Illinoisbrockage brockage  
68Jay Shirodkar Boone-Winnebago Regional Office of Education, Loves Park, Illinoishalal halal  
69Sophie Bergman The Dispatch and The Rock Island Argus, Moline, Illinoisiambist iambist  
70Grant Innis Peoria Journal Star, Peoria, Illinoisremand remand  
71Daniel Oster Kane County Chronicle, Saint Charles, Illinoisgenteel genteel  
72Parker Carls The State Journal-Register, Springfield, Illinoisanomaly anomaly  
73Greg Kessel The Daily Gazette, Sterling, Illinoisfluctuant fluctuant  
74Andrew Stevens Carroll/JoDaviess/Stephenson Regional Office of Education, Stockton, Illinoisdragoon dragune E
75Star Han Indiana University, Bloomington, Indianafuselage fuselage  
76Matthew Zheng Williams Comfort Air, Carmel, Indianairrepressible irrepressible  
77Aaron Manning Evansville Courier & Press, Evansville, Indianakaraoke karaoke  
78Kaelyn Bender The Journal Gazette, Fort Wayne, Indianaquisling quisling  
79Gina Solomito Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis , Indianapolis, Indianamozzarella mozzarella  
80Pranav Haran The Kokomo Tribune, Kokomo, Indianasalaam salaam  
81Casey Hennings Journal and Courier, Lafayette, Indianavisceral visceral  
82Ross DeLong Indiana Wesleyan University, Marion, IndianaEbola Ebola  
83Andie Reidy The Star Press, Muncie, Indianabillabong billabong  
84Margaret Peterson South Bend Tribune, South Bend, Indianagoogol googol  
85Sabin Karki The Tribune-Star, Terre Haute, IndianaCycladic Cycladic  
86Katie Kirk Kankakee Valley REMC, Wanatah, Indianaindigenous indigenous  
87Jeremy Ferguson Iowa State University, Greenlee School of Journalism, Ames, Iowacynosure cynosure  
88Joshua Kalyanapu Telegraph Herald, Dubuque, Iowalorikeet lorikeet  
89Gifton Wright Jamaica Gleaner, Kingston, Jamaicaneptunium neptunium  
90Haruka Masuda The Japan Times, Tokyo, Japansepia sepia  
91Clara Wicoff Great Bend Tribune, Great Bend, Kansasshuddering shuddering  
92Vanya Shivashankar The Olathe News, Olathe, Kansasdebellation debellation  
93Emma Steimle The Topeka Capital-Journal, Topeka, Kansasforage forage  
94Emily Keaton Kentucky Spelling Bee Collaborative, Louisville, Kentuckycodeine codeine  
95Nickolas Day Louisiana Children’s Discovery Center, Hammond, Louisianajoskin joskin  
96Emily McGraw Kiwanis Club of Lafayette, Lafayette, Louisianagynarchy gynarchy  
97Caleb Miller The News-Star, Monroe, Louisianadesertification desertification  
98Jessica Davis The Times-Picayune, New Orleans, Louisianahaberdashery haberdashery  
99Venkatesh Sivaraman Alliance For Education, Shreveport, Louisianamariculture mariculture  
100Caitlin Hillery Husson University, Bangor, Mainefuchsias fuschias E
101Nat Jordan Portland Press Herald/Maine Sunday Telegram, Portland, Mainejimberjawed jimberjawed  
102Olivia Simmons 21st Century Education Foundation, Annapolis, Marylandmesmerize mesmerize  
103Shaheer Imam Learn It Systems, Baltimore, Marylandcapricious capricious  
104Reid FitzHugh The Meakem Group of Wells Fargo Advisors, Bethesda, Marylandocarina ocarina  
105Jack Nolan Howard County Library, Columbia, Marylanddichotomy dichotomy  
106Grace Li The Herald-Mail, Hagerstown, Marylandrambla rambla  
107Hannah Thomas The Gazette & The Star, Laurel, Marylandcharlatan charlatan  
108Michelle Beaulieu The Enterprise, Lexington Park, Marylanddossier dociere E
109Christian Kincaid The Recorder, Prince Frederick, Marylandzucchini zucchini  
110Sydney Christley Maryland Independent, Waldorf, Marylandirascible irascible  
111Sam Lowery Boston Centers for Youth & Families, Boston, Massachusettsdystopia dystopia  
112Katie Hudek Sentinel & Enterprise, Fitchburg, Massachusettsshoaly shoaly  
113Amber Born The Daily Item, Lynn, Massachusettscinephile cinephile  
114Molly Cahill Comcast, Taunton, Massachusettskaiserdom keizerdom E
115Coralee LaRue The Martha's Vineyard Times, Vineyard Haven, Massachusettsinviolable inviolable  
116Amulya Parmar The Detroit News, Detroit, Michigansuggestible suggestible  
117Mwangi Wa Maina Kent Intermediate School District, Grand Rapids, Michiganechinate echinate  
118Leland Finney Upper Peninsula Spelling Bee Collaborative, Iron Mountain, Michigannoggin noggin  
119Ritvik Jillala The Jackson Citizen Patriot, Jackson, Michigandreidel dreidel  
120Marissa Pruitt The County Press, Lapeer, Michiganfemininity femininity  
121Mitchell Lange Ludington Daily News, Ludington, Michiganhypocrisy hypocrisy  
122Nathaniel Britton The Macomb Daily, Macomb, Michiganbelligerent belligerent  
123Kuvam Shahane The Oakland Press, Pontiac, Michiganduchy duchy  
124Hannah Jackson Saginaw Independent School District, Saginaw, Michiganectoplasm ectoplasm  
125Brett Tutton The Herald Palladium, St. Joseph, Michiganfealty fealty  
126Jack Pasche Traverse City Record-Eagle, Traverse City, Michiganpilosity pilocity E
127Kavyapranati Pratapa Willow Run Community Schools, Ypsilanti, Michiganefficacy efficacy  
128Emma Greenlee Lakes Country Service Cooperative, Fergus Falls, Minnesotatemerity temerity  
129Elise Stahl Lockridge Grindal Nauen P.L.L.P., Minneapolis, MinnesotaBuddha Buddha  
130Antony Joseph South Central Service Cooperative, North Mankato, Minnesotacontrariant contrariant  
131Roshini Asirvatham Southeast Service Cooperative , Rochester, Minnesotagazette gazette  
132Matthew Majerle National Joint Powers Alliance, Staples, Minnesotahabitus habitus  
133Dev Jaiswal Mississippi Association of Educators, Jackson, Mississippiidiopathic idiopathic  
134Priscilla Liow Columbia Daily Tribune, Columbia, Missourilemming lemming  
135Jacob Longmeyer Cass County Democrat Missourian, Harrisonville, Missouripernicious pernicious  
136Jordan Hoffman Jackson County Spelling Bee Collaborative, Kansas City, Missouriegress egress  
137Adeesh Mishra Three Rivers Community College, Poplar Bluff, Missouricelebratory celebratory  
138Joseph Snelling Sedalia Spelling Bee Collaborative, Sedalia, Missouriaidant aidant  
139Julian Pacheco College of Arts and Letters - Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouriflotsam flotsam  
140Grant Pace St. Joseph News-Press, St. Joseph, Missouriminacious minacious  
141Gokul Venkatachalam St. Louis Post-Dispatch, St. Louis, Missouriquotidian quotidian  
142Madelyn Kirsch Lee Newspapers of Montana, Billings, Montanarecidivist recitevist E
143Julia Fiksinski Omaha World-Herald, Omaha, Nebraskasyllabus syllabus  
144Megan Allison Pineda Las Vegas Review-Journal, Las Vegas, Nevadaurbiculture urbiculture  
145Emma Ciereszynski New Hampshire Union Leader, Manchester, New Hampshirenobiliary nobiliary  
146Angela Wang Townsquare Media, Bayville, New Jerseyepilithic epilithic  
147Bisma Nasir Camden Spelling Bee Collaborative, Camden, New Jerseycalypso calypso  
148Sanjana Malla The Record and Herald News, Hackensack, New Jerseyilleism illeism  
149Kennith Gonzalez Hudson County Office of Cultural and Heritage Affairs, Jersey City, New JerseyLimburger Limburger  
150Carson Monks Tri-State Spelling Bee Committee, Montague, New Jerseynimbed nimbed  
151Cooper Barth Asbury Park Press/Home News Tribune , Neptune, New Jerseypolarizable polarizable  
152Eboseremhen Eigbe Townsquare Media, Northfield, New Jerseyethylene ethylene  
153Jacob Hunter The Albuquerque Journal, Albuquerque, New Mexicosolder solder  
154Massoud Sharif Times Union, Albany, New Yorkerratum erratum  
155Nabeel Rahman The Buffalo News, Buffalo, New Yorkcoloratura coloratura  
156Sruti Akula The Leader, Corning, New Yorkmaterialize materialize  
157Gavin Buehler Finger Lakes Times, Geneva, New Yorkevanesce evanesce  
158Adam Ferrari The Leader-Herald, Gloversville, New Yorkalkali alkali  
159Dean Creedon Hofstra University, Hempstead, New Yorkfilasse filasse  
160Keerthi Radhakrishnan Times Herald-Record, Middletown, New Yorkembezzlement embezzlement  
161Jabaal Allen Mount Vernon Inquirer, Mount Vernon, New Yorkingenue angenue E
162Arvind Mahankali Daily News, New York, New Yorkgaribaldi garibaldi  
163Alexis Tang Daily News, New York, New Yorkbiliousness biliousness  
164Kristin Ratliff The Daily Star, Oneonta, New Yorkquonk quonk  
165Philip Cummings The Palladium-Times, Oswego, New Yorkphatic fattic E
166Nicholas Manfred Press-Republican, Plattsburgh, New Yorksassafras sassafrass E
167Emily Carello The Post-Standard, Syracuse, New Yorkfoggara foggara  
168Dylan O'Connor Watertown Daily Times, Watertown, New Yorkshrieval shrieval  
169Ryan McLellan New Zealand Spelling Bee Trust, Wellington, New Zealandtaupe taupe  
170Meghna Mahadevan Times-News, Burlington, North Carolinavandalize vandalize  
171Olivia Jones The Charlotte Observer, Charlotte, North Carolinaanabolic anabolic  
172Zachary Jacobs The Clayton News-Star, Clayton, North Carolinakailyard kailyard  
173Ned Swansey Duke University's Office of Durham and Regional Affairs, Durham, North Carolinadecile decile  
174Ashrita Vadlapatla The Fayetteville Observer, Fayetteville, North Carolinamasala masala  
175Katie Danis The Gaston Gazette, Gastonia, North Carolinafraught fraught  
176Aidan Markwick Harnett County Spelling Bee Collaborative, Lillington, North Carolinasurveillance surveillance  
177Michael Bono PAGE of Wake County, Raleigh, North Carolinaparadigm paradigm  
178Vedantanshu Kar Delta Center for Life Development, Inc., Rocky Mount, North CarolinaHoli Holi  
179Hunter Randolph PAGE of Lee County, Sanford, North Carolinaimmolate immolate  
180Sierra Parker The Shelby Star, Shelby, North Carolinaarachnid arachnid  
181Isabella Mayo Washington Daily News, Washington, North Carolinahafiz hafiz  
182Landry Ballance Wilson Daily Times, Wilson, North Carolinalenitive leanitive E
183Nejat Alkadir Winston-Salem Journal, Winston-Salem, North Carolinafenestrated fenestrated  
184Ty Korsmo North Dakota Council of Educational Leaders, Bismarck, North Dakotaprocacious procacious  
185Sunny Levine Akron Beacon Journal, Akron, Ohiodermotactile dermotactile  
186Spencer Brooks Ohio University's Scripps College of Communication, Athens, OhioWiccan Wiccan  
187Nathan Dugan The Repository, Canton, Ohiocantankerous cantankerous  
188Manu Nair WCPO-TV Channel 9, Cincinnati, Ohioweir weir  
189Mira O'Donnell WCPO-TV Channel 9, Cincinnati, Ohioascetic ascedic E
190Isabella Nilsson The Plain Dealer, Cleveland, Ohiofusillade fusillade  
191Tabitha Wells Dayton Daily News, Dayton, Ohioneuroticism neuroticism  
192Veto Lopez Educational Service Center of Lorain County, LaGrange, Ohioblasé blazet E
193Nicholas Rushlow Lancaster Eagle-Gazette, Lancaster, Ohiogabbai gabbai  
194LeeAnn Jose The Lima News, Lima, Ohiodebacle debacle  
195Carter Lang The Marietta Times, Marietta, Ohioegregious egregious  
196Marcus Clark The Times Leader, Martins Ferry, Ohioolid olid  
197Michael Reiner Salem News, East Liverpool Review and The Morning Journal, Salem, Ohiofête fête  
198Dharani Kotekal The Herald-Star, Steubenville, OhioWebsterian Websterian  
199Spencer Hipsher The Blade, Toledo, Ohioliaise liase E
200Rebekah Stanhope The Tribune Chronicle, Warren, Ohiobraggart braggart  
201Vishnu Nistala The News-Herald, Willoughby, Ohiostratification stratification  
202Max Lee The Vindicator, Youngstown, Ohiogauche gauche  
203Richelle Zampella Muskogee Spelling Bee Collaborative, Muskogee, Oklahomaoakenshaw oakenshaw  
204Noah Cassidy The Oklahoman, Oklahoma City, Oklahomakoto koto  
205Katie Carter Portland Tribune, Portland, Oregonjunonia junonia  
206Reena Benny The Chester Spirit, Chester, Pennsylvaniaignominious ignominious  
207Katie Proffitt Chester County Intermediate Unit, Downingtown, Pennsylvaniaflibbertigibbet flibbertigibbet  
208Naomi Li The Express-Times, Easton, Pennsylvaniaeremic eremic  
209Katie Dudding WITF: Public Media for Central Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, Pennsylvaniachassis chassis  
210John Fulton Intelligencer Journal/Lancaster New Era, Lancaster, Pennsylvaniagnathonic nathonic E
211Neha Bhardwaj The Times Herald, Norristown, Pennsylvaniahilum hilum  
212Visha Parmar Pennridge Community Education Foundation, Perkasie, Pennsylvaniainfinitesimal infinitesimal  
213Lena Greenberg The Philadelphia Tribune, Philadelphia, Pennsylvaniajong jong  
214Megan Antoon Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvaniagopak gopak  
215Daniel McGarvey The Republican Herald, Pottsville, Pennsylvanialineaments lineaments  
216Tom Velik Reading Eagle, Reading, PennsylvaniaGorgonzola Gorgonzola  
217Devin Reed Times Leader, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvaniapyromaniac pyromaniac  
218Alexandra Harper Commonwealth-Parkville School, San Juan, Puerto Ricorabulistic rabulistic  
219Emma Vorenberg The Valley Breeze, Cumberland, Rhode Islandsymbiosis symbiosis  
220Sheena Chege Anderson Independent Mail, Anderson, South Carolinarepartee repartee  
221Austin Wood The Allendale Sun, Allendale, South Carolinawellaway wellawey E
222Ian Jef Bongalonta The Post and Courier, Charleston, South CarolinaJovicentric Jovicentric  
223Jacob Evers Pee Dee Education Center, Florence, South Carolinaewer ewer  
224Isabella Neubauer The Sun News, Myrtle Beach, South Carolinaameliorate ameliorate  
225Reagan Leonard Herald-Journal, Spartanburg, South Carolinamorose morose  
226Maria Braga-Henebry University of South Dakota, Vermillion, South Dakotabasmati basmati  
227Jiwon Seo Yoon's English School, Seoul, South Koreaeutaxy eutaxy  
228Nicole Frische Chattanooga Times Free Press, Chattanooga, Tennesseeiroko iroko  
229Claire Layne The Jackson Sun, Jackson, Tennesseeinnocuous innocuous  
230Hannah Jackson Knoxville News Sentinel, Knoxville, Tennesseemaraud mirod E
231Valery Nguyen-Au The Commercial Appeal, Memphis, Tennesseehierarchy hierarchy  
232Coleman Swartzfager The Commercial Appeal, Memphis, Tennesseeneonatology neonatology  
233Grace Park Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, Nashville, Tennesseerogatory rogatory  
234Kate Miller Abilene Reporter-News, Abilene, Texasfougade fougade  
235Casey Ellis Amarillo Globe-News, Amarillo, Texashipparch hipparch  
236Victoria Epstein Corpus Christi Caller-Times, Corpus Christi, Texasemaciated emaciated  
237Chetan Reddy The Dallas Morning News, Dallas, Texashodiernal hodiernal  
238Abigail Spitzer El Paso Times, El Paso, Texasputrescible putrescible  
239Mark De Los Santos Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texasreparations reparations  
240Alen Saju Valley Freedom Newspapers, Harlingen, Texashollandaise hollandaise  
241Sivateja Tangirala HoustonPBS, Houston, Texasyakitori yakitori  
242Roland Patricio Laredo Morning Times, Laredo, Texashomologate homaligate E
243Neloy Shome Lubbock Avalanche-Journal, Lubbock, Texasipecac ipecac  
244Thomas Rubio Midland Reporter-Telegram, Midland, Texasrowan rowan  
245Ethan Wall Odessa American, Odessa, Texasquixote quiksot E
246Clancy Carter San Angelo Standard-Times, San Angelo, Texaszephyr zephyr  
247Sarah Hurlin San Antonio Express-News, San Antonio, Texasgolgotha golgotha  
248Pauline Negrete Victoria Advocate, Victoria, Texascacophony cacophony  
249Whitney Jameson BBVA Compass Bank, Waco, Texashumaniora humaniora  
250Ruth Anwasi Times Record News, Wichita Falls, Texashyperbole hyperbole  
251Yad Bass The Virgin Islands Daily News, St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islandsiridaceous iradacious E
252Jared Ward Southeast Education Service Center, Price, Utahetesian etesian  
253Sophie Choate Daily Herald, Provo, Utahmellifluous mellifluous  
254Vismaya Kharkar The Valley Journals, Salt Lake City, Utahkielbasa kielbasa  
255Ronan Howlett The Burlington Free Press, Burlington, Vermontcomandante comandante  
256Kayla Corredera-Wells The News-Virginian and The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, Virginiaserendipity serendipity  
257Madison Fuentes Danville Register and Bee , Danville, Virginiagemmary gemmary  
258Andrew Marino The Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, Virginiaasthmogenic asthmogenic  
259Karlesha Canady Hampton Literary Society, Hampton, Virginiatwoling tuling E
260Urna Chakrabarty Rockingham District Ruritans, Harrisonburg, Virginiademantoid demantoid  
261Luke Thornburgh Loudoun Times-Mirror, Leesburg, VirginiaIchabod Ichabod  
262Sarah Phillips The News & Advance, Lynchburg, Virginiaexacerbate exacerbate  
263Caroline Willett The Virginian-Pilot, Norfolk, Virginiaphilately philately  
264Jae Canetti Fairfax County Times, Reston, Virginiariant riant  
265Evan Smith Richmond Times-Dispatch, Richmond, Virginiawejack wejack  
266Shayley Martin The Roanoke Times, Roanoke, Virginiacicada cicada  
267Victoria Whited Tazewell County Fair Association, Tazewell, Virginiajoropo joropo  
268Samuel Estep The Community Foundation of the Northern Shenandoah Valley, Winchester, Virginiatahini tahini  
269Lori Anne Madison News & Messenger, Woodbridge, Virginiadirigible dirigible  
270Camille Murphy Town Hall Seattle, Seattle, Washingtonikat ikat  
271Jonah Gunter North Central Washington Collaborative Spelling Bee, Wenatchee, Washingtonthwartwise thwartwise  
272Elizabeth Koh Charleston Gazette-Mail, Charleston, West Virginiamoratorium moratorium  
273Thomas Aldridge The Clarksburg Exponent-Telegram, Clarksburg, West Virginiawearisome wearisome  
274Shivali Halabe The Dominion Post, Morgantown, West Virginiaaberrant aberrant  
275Olivia Archer The Catholic Spirit, Wheeling, West Virginiahebetate hebate E
276Heloise Cheruvalath Wisconsin State Journal, Madison, Wisconsindihedral dihedral  
277Lia Eggleston Wyoming Spelling Bee Collaborative, Casper, Wyomingsyndicate cindicate E
278Zachary Doiron Boston Centers for Youth & Families, Boston, Massachusettsmordacious mordacious