The pupils who have been eliminated from the National Spelling B
The Associated Press
May. 28, 1997
The pupils who have been eliminated from the National Spelling Bee and the words they missed.
Becky Braunstein, 13, Eagle River, Alaska _ penicillin.
Sarah McGill, 14, Bakersfield, Calif. _ extraneous.
Emily Kathryn Stagg, 12, Hamden, Conn. _ auricle.
Gina Torgersen, 14, Gainesville, Fla. _ crinoline.
Roxanne Caloza, 13, Tallahassee, Fla. _ chemise.
Amanda Austin Barbee, 13, Rome, Ga. _ hebetude.
Keith Schonfelder, 14, Franklin Grove, Ill. _ borzoi.
Mathew Erickson, 13, Tampico, Ill. _ plangorous.
Doug Congdon, 14, Topeka, Kan. _ ginglymus.
Erin Mulroney, 14, Independence, Ky. _ lapideous.
Samuel Bailey Jr., 13, Monroe, La. _ maceral.
Daniel R. Green, 10, Swampscott, Mass. _ myrmecologist.
Brittni, Teter, 13, Flintstone, Md. _ polychrest.
Alfred Edgar Smith, 14, Hagerstown, Md. _ mucilaginous.
Spencer Adam Winters, 12, Greenville, Mich. _ polyphagism.
Isaac C. Wilson, 14, Clio, Mich. _ peripety.
Tracy L. Greenwood, 14, Imlay City, Mich. _ puissant.
Jennifer Mezger, 14, Bethany, Mo. _ phonasthenia.
Conor O. Hagen, 13, Ladue, Mo. _ solipsism.