2018 Pima County Spelling Bee


On Saturday, February 24, 2018, forty-six students from throughout Pima County competed in the 2018 Pima County Spelling Bee hosted by the Pima County School Superintendent's Office at Canyon del Oro High School. The first and second place winners will advance to the Arizona Educational Foundation State Spelling Bee on March 24, 2018, in Phoenix. They will compete against winners from other counties to represent Arizona at the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington DC.

1st: Sai Konkimalla, Basis Schools

2nd: Ravindu Vithanachchi, Catalina Foothills School District

3rd: Trevlyn Brimhall, Vail School District

Winning word: Assumption