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Matthew Noel, 15

Ramar Communications
Lubbock, Texas
Matthew finished in 111th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 oviparous
oviparous
2 What does it mean to eschew?
spit out
Correct answer: shun

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

accurate

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

proscenium, costive, stalagmite, iniquity