Here are the results of the Wednesday, January 8th round of the RRC Spelling Bee. All spellers did a terrific job.
The top 2 in grades 5-8 continue on to the Finals on Thursday, January 9th for a chance to advance to Regions. Grades 2-4 do not participate in the Final round on Thursday.
Names & places for grades 2-4 supplied by Principal Friesen, grades 5-8 supplied by Principal Goetstouwers.
*Participants are listed in no particular order.
Grade 2 -
1st place Savvy Anderson
2nd place Aaron Holman
3rd place Madisyn Keck and Abby Thram (tie)
Participants - Victoria Rios and Halle Paplow
Grade 3 -
1st place Amana Smith
2nd place Kullen Steen
3rd place Emma Hagert and Zoey Keck
Participants - Brandon Therkilsen and Jenna Hagert
Grade 4 -
1st place Kyleigh Groebner and Rylee Swenson
2nd place Izzy Hewitt and Lilly Batalden
3rd place Aron VanMeveren
Participants - Colton Jeckell
5th grade top spellers: Dominic Senst, Timothy Jacob, and Jadyn Beranek (alternate)
Participants: Morgan Hubert, Madi Marsh, Camryn Therkilsen
6th grade: Jack Grant, Eva Highby, and Carter Therkilsen (alternate)
Participants: Abraham Stavnes, Bowen Hesse, Abby Holmen
7th grade: Mason Huffman, Jayden Miller, and Travis Rogers (alternate)
Participants: Aryanna Weber, Thomas Nelson
8th grade: Ava Juhnke, Eva Redman, and Jayden Lang (alternate)
Participants: Corey Arkell, Bree Rasmussen, Megan Wersal