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May 31, 2012 10:06 PM CDT
San Diego Teen Wins Spelling Bee
Eighth-grader Snigdha Nandipati has last word: guetapens
- Word, dude. A San Diego eighth-grader has won the Scripps National Spelling Bee with the French-derived mind-bender "guetapens" in the 13th round of the hard-fought contest. Snigdha Nandipati, 14, beat out Stuti Mishra, 14, from Orlando, to scoop up a hefty trophy and $40,000 in cash and prizes....
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