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Holly Grove Eighth-grader Wins 2020 Regional Spelling Bee

Mar 9, 2020

PRINCESS ANNE, Md.--Hannah McCabe of Eden, Md., is the 2020 Maryland Eastern Shore Regional Spelling Bee champion.

 

McCabe outlasted 23 other competitors Saturday (March 7) during the 8th annual competition at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore.

 

The eighth-grader from Holly Grove Christian School won the event by spelling “defiant” correctly when two remaining finalists stumbled.

 

McCabe will represent the Lower Shore at the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, D.C. in May.