Pacelli crowns top spellerPublished 11:39am Wednesday, January 23, 2013
After 35 rounds, Shane DeSilva won the 2013 Pacelli spelling bee Tuesday afternoon. Shane will go on to represent Pacelli at the Regional Preliminary Spelling Bee in Rochester on Feb. 12.
Pacelli spelling bee winners:
1. Shane DeSilva, seventh grade
2. Sahil Patel, seventh grade
3. Shenali DeSilva fifth grade
—Fifth-grade qualifiers: Ana Mitchell and Shenali DeSilva.
—Sixth-grade qualifiers: Dominic Gartner and Skylar Guzman.
—Seventh-grade qualifiers: Shane DeSilva and Sahil Patel.
—Eighth-grade qualifiers: Hunter Charnecki and Cole Ethen.