88
8th
grade

Zain Malik, 13

WFCU Credit Union
Windsor, Ontario, Canada
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Zain finished in 135th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 cordillera
cordillera
2 What is depredation?
reduction to a lower rank, position, or level
Correct answer: the act of plundering or pillaging

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

Oligarchy

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

countenance, Americana