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Contestants Ousted From Spelling Bee

May 31, 2001

Contestants eliminated in the 2001 Scripps Howard National Spelling Bee and the word misspelled. Round 4 was Thursday. Rounds 2 and 3 were held Wednesday. Round 1 was held Tuesday.

Round 15

Kristin Hawkins, 13, Sterling, Va. _ resipiscence

Rounds 10-14 no mistakes

Round 9

Michael Hessenauer, 13, Dublin, Ohio _ cancelli

Zachary Rosenthal, 14, Winter Park, Fla. _ hecatomb

Henry Pollock, 14, Urbana, Ill. _ lumbriciform

Joy Nyenhuis-Rouch, West Lafayette, Ind. _ alkyd

Round 8

Sarah Berling, 13, Albuquerque, N.M. _ psyllium

Abhijith Eswarappa, 13, Memphis, Tenn. _ hyetology

Brendan Chan, 13, Sacramento, Calif. _ merotomize

Maurice Nguyen, 14, Tampa, Fla. _ thallophyte

Matthew Won, 14, Honolulu, Hawaii _ Abidjan

Round 7

Virian Serei, 14, Long Branch, N.J. _ eucrasia

Alex French, 12, Nashville, Tenn. _ splanchnology

Sharon Barrett, 12, Midland, Texas _ gurry

Dennis Cole, 12, Huntington, W. Va. _ eremic

Round 6

Ari Goldstein, 14, West Hempstead, N.Y. _ gneiss

Kayla Lyssy, 14, Abilene, Texas _ nystagmus

Sai Gunturi, 11, Plano, Texas _ rectirostral

Jenni Matthews, 14, Sandy, Utah _ sangfroid

Jason Black, 13, Livermore, Calif. _ palilalia

Anisha Kshetrapal,13, Fort Myers, Fla. _ therophyte

Erik Bolt, 13, South Bend, Ind. _ scialytic

Samantha Gillogly, 12, Oak Bluffs, Ma. _ diapason

Joshua Hanssen, 14, Jackson, Miss. _ senary

Round 5

T.J. Tutay, 14, Reno, Nev. _ rufescent

Kirianna Buteau, 13, Hollis, N.H. _ staphyloma

Lee Anthony Germino, 14, New York, N.Y _ mussitation

Melanie Kidder, 14, Bellaire, Ohio_ rictus

Justin Squire, 14, Hagerman, N.M. _ naumachia

Mary Esther Ahern, 14, Lubbock, Texas _ remuda

Kristin Vamenta, 12, Salem, Va. _ trabeated

Morgan Diefenbach, 13, Jamul, Calif. _ phylactery

Jasmine Jeffers, 10, Plantation, Fla. _ atelier

Round 4

Lauren Fowler, 12, Fort Pierce, Fla. _ saltimbocca

Michael Dechert, 13, Rock Island, Ill. _ imprimatur

Bria Wash, 12, Anderson, Ind. _ sylph

Carol Rupprecht, 13, Westfield, Ind. _ naphthalated

Aaron Dinkledine, 14, Russiaville, Ind. _ caisson

Mindy Cosaert, 11, La Porte, Ind. _ rhodolite

Daniel Thomas, 12, Kingston, Jamaica _ recrement

Andrew Pirolo, 11, Lake Charles, La. _ shibboleth

Sarah Lookingbill, 13, Edgewood, Md. _ Phrygian

Anna Hansen, 14, Greenville, Mich. _ alveolar

Ruvani Fonseka, 12, Grosse Pointe Woods, Mich. _ coacervate

Justin Shilhanek, 12, Lee’s Summit, Mo. _ cheroot

Sammy Totino, 14, Chesterland, Ohio _ ocarina

Bobby Heffley, 15, Idabel, Okla. _ mellisonant

Courtney Eshleman, 13, Quarryville, Pa. _ glossolalia

Sarita Mizin, 14, Scott Township, Pa. _ atticism

Mimi Jeon, 13, Paoli, Pa. _ rurigenous

Mohammad Bader, 12, Mountaintop, Pa. _ nematocyst

Sarah Brand, 11, Knoxville, Tenn. _ Australopithecus

Brittany Lang, 13, Arlington, Texas _ anxiolytic

Eve Vokes, 11, San Antonio, Texas _ nisei

Melissa Lowder, 13, Suffolk, Va. _ veridical

Patrick Daughters, 14, Seattle, Wash. _ syncope

Molly Fromkin, 14, Bluefield, W.Va. _ ranine

Yonina Hoffman, 12, Morgantown, W.Va _ mugient

Faith Hagler, 14, Northport, Ala. _ hepatomegaly

Jean Falconer, 13, Anchorage, Alaska _ tocsin

Tristan Day, 14, Snowflake, Ariz. _ nidifugous

Apollo Stacy, 12, Jonesboro, Ark. _ kudize

Denice Deveaux, 13, Freeport, Grand Bahama _ intaglio

Jennifer Rios, 13, Mariposa, Calif. _ yakitori

Marisa Choy, 13, Huntington Beach, Calif. _ hyssop

Varun Sharma, 13, Hemet, Calif. _ grecize

Nathan Calixto, 11, Daly City, Calif. _ Sikhism

Mitesh Shridhar, 11, Englewood, Colo. _ dolorifuge

Ramya Tadipatri, 13, Shelton, Conn. _ melismatic

Rebecca Clendaniel, 11, Milford, Del. _ obmutescence

Mark Norsworthy, 14, Ramstein Air Base, Germany _ fissiped

Edwin Chen, 13, Crystal River, Fla. _ collunarium

Jane Hur, 14, Burlington, N.J. _ manzanita

Harry Altman, 14, Glen Rock, N.J. _ Abyssinian

Julie Palmer, 14, Kirtland, N.M. _ parterre

Anthony Guzman, 13, Niskayuna, N.Y. _ gimbal

Michael Oh, 13, East Amherst, N.Y._erythema

Kate McCurdy, 14, Newburgh, N.Y._malachite

Snigdha Sur, 11, New York, N.Y._theologaster

Ryan Menezes, 12, Webster, N.Y. _ Gloucester

Stephen Hou, 12, Fort Mill, S.C._arnica

Jill Fenton, 13, Kidron, Ohio _ latke

Kristen Turner, 12, Lawrenceburg, Ind. _ illth

Keriann Hurst, 13, Parma, Ohio _ mirabelle

Gina Daniel, 13, Fort Loramie, Ohio _ ferity

Priyanka Jain, 11, Toledo, Ohio _ naprapathy

Round 3

Alberto Gomez, 14, Ventnor City, N.J. _ androgynous

Danielle McMullen, 14, Perth, N.Y. _ frugivorous

Emily Cole, 13, Boiceville, N.Y. _ jejunely

Samantha Mascia, 11, Matamoras, Pa. _ misopedist

Aisha Amuda, 12, Shelby, N.C. _ prostaglandin

Kristina Fondren, 11, Morehead City, N.C. _ operoseness

Paige Phillips, 12, Little Hocking, Ohio _ pillion

Carl Schwager, 10, Ponca City, Okla. _ cataclysm

Alexandra ``Zan″ Frackelton, 14, Beaverton, Ore. _ amblyopia

Skyler DeJarnatt, 12, Bend, Ore. _ ferrule

Zachary Arnold, 14, Wallingford, Pa. _ neurotogenic

Michelle Pugliese, 14, Perkasie, Pa. _ loupe

Ashley Yu, 13, Hershey, Pa. _ bruxism

Jaime Emberger, 13, Philadelphia _ sporogenous

Emily Setlock, 13, Orwigsburg, Pa. _ emissary

Cori Sue Legemaat, 13, East Stroudsburg, Pa. _ Barbizon

Vera Swain, 14, Charleston, S.C. _ laccate

Jaydeep Srimani, 11, Central, S.C. _ tracheitis

Will Maxey, 12, Myrtle Beach, S.C. _ aphorism

Hannah Taylor, 13, Henderson, Tenn. _ sclerodermatous

Steven Nalley, 13, Starkville, Miss. _ hoyden

Sarah Yang, 13, Brownsville, Texas _ battledore

Banks Miller, 11, Houston _ cislunar

Cassidy Sansone, 12, San Angelo, Texas _ panached

Brittney Rose, 13, Cuero, Texas _ bracteose

Leann Joseph, 13, Kingshill St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands _ dunnage

Andy Kan, 14, Lynchburg, Va. _ lecithin

Cade Stephens, 12, Port Orchard, Wash. _ besotted

Lauren Leer 12, Sedro-Woolley, Wash. _ myocarditis

Elizabeth Hoffman, 13, Chelan, Wash. _ hawser

Kelsey Swaim, 12, Berkeley Springs, W.V. _ spadiceous

Neil Gehlawat, 13, Bakersfield, Calif. _ burgoo

Mariam Firunts, 14, Glendale, Calif. _ ritardando

Bethany Young, 13, Newbury Park, Calif. _ recrudescent

Rachel Hesse, 14, Niwot, Colo. _ bursiculate

Marie Pantojan, 13, Lakeland, Fla. _ quadragenarian

Eric Mills, 12, Boca Raton, Fla. _ nutria

Alex Olsen, Tallahassee, Fla. _ ameliorate

Jenny Zhang, 14, Athens, Ga. _ pachymeter

Jessica Gaines, 12, Downs, Ill. _ dromomania

Michael Zivat, 13, Chicago _ balneation

Aaron Mechling, 13, Mount Zion, Ill. _ otacoustic

Sarah Troutman, 13, Mount Morris, Ill. _ thermophilous

Dylan Pittman, 12, Evansville, Ind. _ ambrette

Eric Cromer, 13, Marion, Ind. _ gressorial

Sean Orlosky, 14, Yorktown, Ind. _ limn

Adam Molon, 14, Lowell, Ind. _ fenster

Kaitlin Tilbury, 13, West Monroe, La. _ serotonin

Rebecca Garthoff, 14, Jefferson, Maine _ orchidaceous

Conner Gilbert, 14, Hagerstown, Md. _ idyllic

Rawle Lucas, 14, Hyattsville, Md. _ proprioceptive

Erin Taylor, 13, Great Mills, Md. _ brigadier

Rachael Young, 14, Indian Head, Md. _ Katmandu

Emily Tucker, 14, Lowell, Mass. _ eustachian

Molly Toomey, 13, Canaan, Conn. _atavistic

Marco Cejudo, 13, Mexico City _ oleander

Bill Briggs, 14, Grand Rapids, Mich. _ spondean

Barbara Janiszewski, 14, St. Joseph, Mich. _vitriolic

Lindsay Douglass, 14, Kingsley, Mich. _quondam

Amanda Whitworth, 14, Columbia, Mo. _ tetrapodous

Debra Snider, 13, Princeton, Mo. _ kilderkin

Mallika Thampy, 12, St. Louis, Mo. _ caries

Round 2

Gregory Abbracciamento, 13, Robbinsville, N.J. _ separability

Jacqueline Kellish, 12, Cazenovia, N.Y. _ florid

Andrew Snider, 13, Brasher Falls, N.Y. _ rebarbative

Lily Sloan, 12, Belmont, N.C. _ demitasse

Kevin Moch, 12, Napoleon, N.D. _ pentathlon

Patrick Bond, 12, Amanda, Ohio _ boysenberry

Lindsay Willett, 13, Columbiana, Ohio _krill

Joseph Rinaldi, 14, Steubenville, Ohio _derrick

Jim Spatz, 14, Souderton, Pa. _ sojourner

Susanna Seibert, 12, Towanda, Pa. _ matriculate

Thomas Beihl, 13, Saluda, S.C. _ yardarm

Vishruth Reddy, 13, Hixson, Tenn. _ ideogram

Janessa Domingo, 12, Edinburg, Texas _ importunate

Chiraag Alur, 13, Midland, Texas _ prolix

Samantha Toigo, 13, Green Bay, Wis. _ bullionist

Kara Ann Beevers, 13, Jane Lew, W.Va. _minestrone

Adriana Johnson, 13, Arlington Heights, Ill. _ albatross

Leticia Va’alele Ho Ching, 14, Pago Pago, American Samoa _ parlance

Ramsudha Narala, 13, Fresno, Calif. _ sumatran

Justin Wheeler, 14, Washington, D.C. _ spoonerism

Chip Norris, 14, Chipley, Fla. _ bizarre

Marilyn Nguyen, 14, Bourbonnais, Ill. _ otoscope

Christopher Jones, 11, Chatham, Ill. _ humidor

Jason Leung, 13, Fort Wayne, Ind. _ intercessory

Sara Moser, 14, Rockford, Iowa _ sporadic

Michael Modica, 13, Metairie, La. _ mortiferous

Sreya Talasila, 12, Saginaw, Mich. _ opossum

Regina Reinig, 12, Earling, Iowa _ barbaric

Jim Latronica, 12, Brunswick, Ohio _ gratis

Round 1

Kanglei Wang, 12, Harrison, N.J. _ aesculapian

Jackie Metts 13, Clovis, N.M. _ phyllophorous

Brendan Guinn, 10, Chinle, Ariz. _ archivalia

Ian Johnson, 13, Sodus, N.Y. _ cytolysis

Rachel Noble, 12, Fulton, N.Y. _ ratafia

Pressley Baird, 11, Mebane, N.C. _ involucre

Alexandra Smith, 11, Angier, N.C. _ mahout

Amy Hicks, 14, Elm City, N.C. _ apoplexy

Grace Rishel, 13, Jamestown, N.C. _ canaille

Amber Martin, 14, Millersburg, Ohio _ cynegetics

Katie Bradley, 13, Fowler, Ohio _ ichorous

Tom Reid, 14, Austintown, Ohio _ mynheer

Domenic Salerni, 13, Bethlehem, Pa. _ leptocercal

Kelly Ann Maloney, 12, Brookville, Pa. _ ravigote

Josh Brokaw, 14, Boyertown, Pa. _ exanthematic

Geneson Bautista, 15, Waynesboro, Pa. _ picudo

Israel Figueroa, 13, Mayaguez, Puerto Rico _ buccinators

William Wray Jr., 13, East Greenwich, R.I. _ zugzwang

Jenna Carlson, 14, Milbank, S.D. _ lageniform

Kelsi J. May, 14, Amarillo, Texas _ rhodopsin

Eric Schulz, 11, Corpus Christi, Texas _ hamadryad

Mallory Miles, 14, Laredo, Texas _ coruscated

William Schwartze, 12, Wichita Falls, Texas _ sabot

Chantel Kitts, 13, Tazewell, Va. _ arolium

Bethany Barnett, 13, Swoope, Va. _ dysphoria

Paul-Derek Basque, 12, Winchester, Va. _ mucilaginous

Anne Lee Zimmerman, 13, Bristow, Va. _ vacatur

Brandee Cain, 12, Romney, W.V. _ holometabolous

Brent ``Tony″ Tremelling, 13, Jackson, Wyo. _ capeador

Coryn Pavelsky, 12, Fairbanks, Alaska _ minareted

Drew Hutchison, 12, Oakhurst, Calif. _ sault

Kenneth Cho, 12, Salinas, Calif. _ anadiplosis

Zack Carter, 14, Anderson, Calif. _ talipes

Scott Smith, 14, Exeter, Calif. _ sessile

Gloria Francis, 13, Miami, Fla. _ majuscule

Cassy Griff, 12, Naples, Fla. _ chalicosis

Adam Stadnick, 13, Vero Beach, Fla. _ aeschylean

Daniel Powell, 12, Martinez, Ga. _ colugo

Frank Macabenta, 14, Harmon, Guam _ ooporphyrin

Jordan Bailly, 11, Clarkston, Wash. _ ectocanthion

Jonathan Van Ornam, 14, Hinsdale, Ill. _ matutine

Ryan Leman, 14, Roanoke, Ill. _ quintal

Emily Kothe, 14, Palmyra, Mo. _ faena

Jessica Prathoummachith, 12, Rockford, Ill. _ rutilant

Kelly Widbin, 14, Erie, Ill. _ pierian

Jamie Burdeski, 14, Indianapolis, Ind. _ tiqueur

Kylie McNeil, 12, Greencastle, Ind. _ coronach

Kelsee Hankins, 14, Jamestown, Ind. _ rasgado

Jacob Edler, 11, Lena, Ill. _ charybdis

Scott Toland, 13, Iola, Kan. _ paroemia

Jordan Martin, 13, Erlanger, Ky. _ ginglymus

James Croushorn, 13, Baxter, Ky. _ brunizem

Sarah Bowen, 13, Duson, La. _ mittimus

Samantha Howard, 14, Shreveport, La. _ polysyndeton

Janet Schonthaler, 13, Bowie, Md. _ aposiopesis

Terry Lee Beeman, 11, Westernport, Md. _ seiche

Victoria Stratton, 12, St. Leonard, Md. _ vigneron

Bobby Amanatidis, 13, Fitchburg, Mass. _strathspey

Melissa Lee, 13, Lynnfield, Mass. _ criollo

Jeremy Slager, 13, Spring Arbor, Mich. _ creophagy

Maya Lucaci-Vashee, 13, Andover, Mass. _ scarabaeiform

Ryan Herling, 12, Norwell, Mass. _kamik

Andrew Bolton, 14, Grand Blanc, Mich. _ pursuivant

Thomas Woodby, 10, Grand Haven, Mich. _ hollerith

Amanda Griffin, 12, North Branch, Mich. _ macaque

Stevie Isabelle Parcell, 10, Ludington, Mich. _ chartaceous

Robynne Legault, 13, Newberry, Mich. _ tallage

Tim Sweda, 14, West Bloomfield, Mich. _ poussin

Micayla Lakey, 10, Chester, Mont. _ ratatouille

Alison Dzwonczyk, 13, Avon Lake, Ohio _ coleopterous

Source: Scripps Howard National Spelling Bee

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