February 6, 2013
The spelling competition was tense during times, especially for Clements Middle School seventh-grader Casey Roberson. In Round 8, he was the only student out of four to spell his given word correctly. However, the rules state that in that instance, a special round must be held with all of the contestants from that round. He ended up taking the runner up spot.
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Cousins Middle School seventh-grader Mackenzie Snyder won the county Spelling Bee for the second consecutive year.