Knights of Columbus Spelling Bee for Youth 2018
This year's spelling bee at Carlyle Junior High School was held on February 13, 2018. The contestants from 8th Grade - Liz Ford and Derissa Whitfield; 7th Grade - Abi Linton and Jordan Kleiboeker; 6th Grade- Radly Scales and Kaylyn Rakers; 5th Grade- Faith Weaver and Grace Edler. It took 16 rounds to determine the top 3 students who will attend the Regional Knights of Columbus Spelling Bee in Aviston. ( The date has not been determined yet) The First Place winner was 8th grader Liz Ford, Second Place was 8th grader Derissa Whitfield, and Third Place was 6th grader Radly Scales.
Pictured left to right: Lindsey Fark, Pronouncer of the Words; Paul Kauling, Spelling Bee Chairman for Council 1382; Radly Scales, Third Place winner; Derissa Whitfield, Second Place winner; Liz Ford, First Place winner; Natalie Siever, Spelling Bee Monitor for Carlyle Junior High School.