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On Assignment - Badger State Spelling Bee

Andrew Grose, Sheboygan, claims victory Saturday in the 62nd annual Badger State Spelling Bee at Edgewood College. For the second year in a row, Grose won the competition and Lauren Chars, left, of Caledonia, was runner-up.

 Even as parents had high hopes for their own children at the Badger State Spelling Bee on Saturday, many of them also cheered on 10-year-old Leo Schue. The fourth-grader at Ashland Lake Superior Elementary School — and the youngest participant — was filled with nervous energy, playing with his number placard and wiggling around in his seat as he waited for his turn Saturday, March 20, 2010, at the 62nd Annual Badger State Spelling Bee in Madison, Wis.

 

Becca Amick of Mount Horeb Middle School visualizes a word by writing it in her hand with her fingertip Saturday at the Badger State Spelling Bee.

 

Vishal Narayanaswamy, from Jefferson Middle School in Madison, tries finger-writing his word before spelling it out loud at the Badger State Spelling Bee Saturday, March 20, 2010, in Madison, Wis.

 

Andrew Grose, of Lake Country Academy in Sheboygan, concentrates as he spells a word. He won the Badger State Spelling Bee for the second year in a row Saturday, March 20, 2010, in Madison, Wis.

 

Spellers wait their turn at the Badger State Spelling Bee. Forty-seven students from around Wisconsin, in fourth through eighth grades, competed in the event Saturday, March 20, 2010, at the 62nd Annual Badger State Spelling Bee in Madison, Wis.

 

Trevor Mahoney keeps track on his computer as Anthony Rave steps up to spell at the Badger State Spelling Bee at Edgewood College Saturday, March 20, 2010, at the 62nd Annual Badger State Spelling Bee in Madison, Wis.

 

Judges at the 62nd annual Badger State Spelling Bee were, right to left: Barbara Benisch Sisolak, Kris Crary and Joyce Kaping. Brad Williams, far left, served as pronouncer Saturday, March 20, 2010, in Madison, Wis.

 

Click HERE for the story at the WSJ