This is Matthew’s second win at the Tri-County Bee and his second trip to Washington DC to represent our region at the Scripps National Spelling Bee. Matthew is a sixth grader at Erie Intermediate School in Ashtabula.
Raj Vagula was the first runner up. He and Matthew went
63 rounds to determine the winner. Raj is a 7th grader and attends
Riverside LaMuth Middle School.
Second runner up was Riley Matchinga from Cardinal.
It was a great spelling bee and congratulations to these
three exceptional students from the tri-county area.
Follow this link to the News-Herald article, Ashtabula Student Wins Tri-County Spelling Bee.