2008 Scripps National Spelling Bee (81st) Wikipedia

Participants: 288

Total Words: 603

Winning Word: guerdon

Championship Finalists: Austin Pineda (12th), Justin Song (T-8th), Kyle Mou (T-8th), Catherine “Cat” Cojocaru (T-8th), Jahnavi Iyer (T-8th), Samia Nawaz (T-4th), Rose Sloan (T-4th), Kavya Shivashankar (T-4th), Scott Remer (T-4th), Tia Thomas (3rd), Sidharth Chand (2nd), Sameer Mishra (1st)

Round One Test

Round 2

Round 3

Round 4

Round 5

Round 6

Round 7

Round 8

Round 9

Round 10

Round 11

Round 12

Round 13

Round 14

Round 15

Round 16

From 2010 and earlier, the round results show random words under the “Correct Spelling” column. I’m not sure why. Luckily, you can still discern which words the spellers were spelling for most of the words.


Mark Bowen/Scripps National Spelling Bee