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Nathan McElroy, 11

The Marietta Times
Marietta, Ohio
Nathan finished in 59th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 golem
golem
2 Parkour is:
a sport of traversing environmental obstacles
3 humectant
humectant
4 arenicolous
eronicolas

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

baleen

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

biscotti, porridge, wasp, onus,