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Keerthana Samuel, 13

The Post and Courier
Charleston, South Carolina
Keerthana finished in 76th place (tied).
Round Word/Question Spelling/Answer Given
1 boulevardier
boulevardier
2 What would you most likely do with jambalaya?
eat it
3 eccrinology
ecrinology

Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee

Winning word in qualifying spelling bee

Facade

Other words spelled correctly in local competition

shore, anaconda