National Spelling Bee Crowns 8 Co-Champions, Scripps Ran Out of Words

first_imgThe Scripps National Spelling Bee has crowned eight co-champions who went the final five rounds without misspelling a single word.Dr. Jacques Bailly said they threw the dictionary at those eight children, and the “champions showed the dictionary who was boss.”At the end of round 17, the competitors were told that because the judges were running out of hard words, anyone still standing after 20 rounds would be named co-champions.Each will get a $50,000 check for being a co-champion.Eight co-champions celebrate after winning the Scripps National Spelling Bee, Friday, May 31, 2019, in Oxon Hill, Md. The spelling bee ended in unprecedented 8-way championship tie after organizers ran out of challenging words. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)last_img read more

Syracuse basketball opponent preview: Visual breakdown of Virginia Tech

first_img Published on February 2, 2016 at 10:26 am Contact Jon: [email protected] | @jmettus Overview Malachi Richardson – Jalen HudsonCreate bar charts Dajuan Coleman – Shane HenryCreate bar charts Comments Michael Gbinije – Seth AllenCreate bar charts AdvertisementThis is placeholder text Related Stories Syracuse basketball opponent preview: What to know about Virginia TechBeat writers predict Syracuse basketball to escape scare against Virginia Techcenter_img Team ComparisonSyracuse vs. Virginia TechCreate bar chartsPositional Comparison Trevor Cooney – Justin BibbsCreate bar charts Tyler Roberson – Zach LeDayCreate bar charts Facebook Twitter Google+last_img read more