Spelling Tournament 2017-18

Spelling Bee Photos  |  Nevada County Spelling Tournament Champs!

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5th / 6th grade team with Coach Harmon
6th grade individual winner - Noah Cotter
7th & 8th grade team
Individual 8th grade winner - Laila Ghosheh

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Congratulations to the 5th/6th  and the 7th/8th Grade Lyman Gilmore Bombers Spelling Teams for taking 1st Place in the Nevada County Spelling Tournament's Team Competition!
Pacing the 5th/6th grade  team with a perfect score was 5th Grader Stella, and with only one wrong 6th Grader Noah Cotter.  Pacing the 7th/8th grade team with perfect scores were 7th Grader McKinley Nguyen, and 8th Grader Laila Ghosheh. 
 Rounding out the 5th/6th grade team were 6th Graders Isaac Massam and Grayson, and 5th Grader Joselyn Zarate. Rounding out the 7th/8th grade  team were 8th Graders Rebekah and Ellery Beaudette, and 7th Grader Roy Rhoades who each spelled 22 of 24 words correctly. 
The 5th/6th team scored 114 correctly spelled words out of 120, and beat their closest competitor by 16 correctly spelled words; and the 7th/8th grade team scored 113 correct out of 120, and beat their closest competitor by 10 correctly spelled words.
Way to go!!!  Great job Spellers!!!