52
6th
grade

Tristan Schneichel, 11

SAGE Publishing
Thousand Oaks, California
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Tristan finished in 135th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 connoisseur
connoisseur
2 Something described as ignominious:
is of lofty origin or high birth
Correct answer: is marked by disgrace or shame

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

aureity

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

Emerge, rubric, referendum, detritus, discombobula