030718 Spelling Bee (MA) - nwherald


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Brooke Danz of Riverwood Elementary School, 10, celebrates with a hug from grandmother Mary Danz of Elgin, and other family members including (from left:) grandmother Margaret Leeper of Lima, mother Robyn Danz of McHenry, and sister Lexi, 8, after the annual McHenry County Spelling Bee at McHenry County College on Wednesday, March 7, 2018 in Crystal Lake. Danz won in the 31st round with the word "topeng" after beating Trini Feng of Lundahl Middle School and ten other local spellers. She will advance to the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington D.C.

2018 McHenry County Spelling Bee