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May 3, 2019

National Spelling Bee ditches unpopular tiebreaker test

By BEN NUCKOLS
Associated Press

WASHINGTON — Ties are back at the Scripps National Spelling Bee.

To the relief of many participants, bee organizers have gotten rid of the written test spellers took just in case a single champion couldn't be identified during the ESPN-televised finals.


 
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