155
5th
grade

Jane Ross, 11

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Jane finished in 89th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 guayabera
guayabera
2 Who would most likely receive plaudits?
an author releasing a new book
3 acridology
accrodology

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

Caracas

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

dirndl, coulibiac, vicissitudes, farrago