Flagstaff sixth grader participates in 2015 Arizona Educational Foundation State Spelling Bee

| March 23, 2015
March 22, 2015  • By Michelle McManimon • Arizona Daily Sun
An eighth-grader from the Valley has won the 2015  Arizona Educational Foundation State Spelling Bee.
Marcus Behling of Arizona College Prep Erie Campus in Chandler correctly spelled the word “barometer” in the 16th round to win the bee Saturday at Eight/AZ PBS in downtown Phoenix. His brother, Mitchell, is also a Spelling Bee champion from 2011.
Coconino County contestant Katrina Vollmer, a sixth-grader at San Francisco de Asis Catholic School in Flagstaff, was eliminated early in the competition with the word “pampas” but maintained a positive attitude.
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