Frank Cahill

The Denver Post
Denver, Colorado



RoundCorrect SpellingContestant's Spelling
1 Preliminaries Test
2 frangiblefrangible
3 ephemeralephemeral
4 Semifinals Test
4 drosophiladrosophila
5 canneloncannelon
6 guillocheguilloche
7 dedansdedans
8 porwigleporwiggle


Journey to the Scripps National Spelling Bee
Winning word in qualifying local spellingbee:metacarpal
Other words spelled correctly in local competition:koto
idiosyncratically
limburger
tungsten
fluctuant
nutria
pyromaniac
langlauf
olfactometry
petunia