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Christian Antonio, 13

The San Diego Union-Tribune
San Diego, California
Christian finished in 139th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 diastole
diastoli

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

huipil

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

trochee, loup garou, ficus, gruyere, bechamel, cer