Lindsay DeVore, 11

Bluegrass Literacy Project
Louisville, Kentucky
Lindsay finished in 111th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 hypertrophy
2 A racketeer:
makes a confused clattering noise
Correct answer: extorts money or advantages through threats

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee


Other words spelled correctly in local competition

teenagers, hankering, misery, squirm