Sixth grader Jade Tesar won the Lenihan Intermediate School spelling bee for the second straight year on May 5.
Tesar topped the field after eight oral rounds of competition. A total of 25 finalists competed at the event after being selected as top spellers at Lenihan after a written test.
Rebekah Stone placed second in the contest and Jillian Lang took third place. Tesar and Stone received trophies for their achievement and all of the competitors received medals.