Speller No. 206, Joanna Z. Ye
Sponsor:
WITF: Public Media for Central Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Grade:
Eighth Grade

Age:
18

School:
Lamberton Middle School, Carlisle, Pennsylvania

Profile:

Joanna enjoys playing tennis and is team manager for a high school girls’ tennis team. She likes to listen to music and is a member of the Wednesday Club, which is a classical music society. Joanna plays flute in her school’s concert band and alto saxophone in her school’s jazz band and a district honor band. She won first place for her fiction writing in the Hershey Story Historical Writing Contest. Joanna tied for 5th place in the 2010 Scripps National Spelling Bee and upon returning to her hometown of Carlisle, Pennsylvania, was honored with “Joanna Ye Day” on June 11, 2010.