Participants selected within classes as the top spellers were: 4th Graders, John Burick, Olivia Fulkerson, Alyssa McCune; 5th Graders, Lucas Prowell, GiGi Lepore, Angela Frank; 6th Graders, Sara Brunelle, Brendan Hink, Elizabeth Mrozek; 7th Graders, Maria Bupp, Matthew Moore, Anthony Morgan, Sasha Armstrong, Braiden Wills; and 8th Graders, Emily Coglio, Joseph Morgan, Lyrick Stewart.
Matthew Moore was the winner. Followed by 2nd place GiGi Lepore, and 3rd place Joseph Morgan. GiGi Lepore who took first place in the 4th – 6th Grade division will represent St. Vitus School in the Diocesan Spelling Bee of 4th, 5th, and 6th Grade champions in May. Matthew Moore and Joseph Morgan will represent St. Vitus School in the 2014 Lawrence County Spelling Bee. Mrs. Pisano sponsored the Spelling Bee and was assisted at the annual Catholic Schools Week event by fellow judges, Lillian Betts and Domenica DiGennaro.
Congratulations to all participants. The spellers were well-prepared and presented a great competition.