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Washington County Spelling Bee

January 14, 2020

The 65th Annual Washington County Spelling Bee will be held Tuesday, January 14, at 6 p.m. at Alton Elementary School. The top three spellers will receive cash prizes from KWHI, a proud sponsor of the event since its inception. The public is invited to attend the Spelling Bee, or listen to KWHI’s live broadcast beginning at 6 p.m. on AM 1280, FM 101.7, and kwhi.com.

This year’s Spelling Bee participants include:
Alton Elementary: Corbin Brooks (parents are Bill and Carol Brooks), Jonathan Campbell (Aaron and Jennifer Campbell), Molly Jackson (Tohner and Brandy Jackson) and Alternate: William Hefferly (Abby and Andy Hefferly)
Coach: Lori Reyes

Brenham Elementary: Aiden Luna (parents are Katherine Owens and Victor Luna), Analise Fernandes (Ian and Benedita Fernandes), Cesia Cisneros (Eduardo and Wendy Cisneros) and Alternate: Layla Sadler (Jeffrey and Lori Sadler)
Coach: Lyndsey Kubos

Krause Elementary: Payson Gurka (parents are Josh and Shannon Gurka), Miriam Aguilar (Maro and Beatriz Aguilar), Lawson Blankenburg (Leroy and Rachel Blankenburg) and Alternate: De’Azia Bonner (Shantina Lewis)
Coach: Laura Eben

Brenham Middle: Levi Dupont (parents are Matthew and Casey Dupont), Noble Pharaon (James and Kristi Pharaon), Sadaf Shireen (Nizam Mohammed and Aamna Baig) and Alternate: Aiden Sikora (Thomas and Lindsay Sikora)
Coach: Kurt Koronka

Brenham Junior High: Cole Tran (parents are Hang and Marcy Tran), Eduardo Mendoza (Eduardo Mendoza and Mireya Torres), Brett Campbell (Aaron and Jennifer Campbell)
Coach: Cody Vega

Burton Elementary: Avery Lamson (parents are Andy and Amber Lamson), Hunter Fleck (Chelsea and Brandon Renninger), Noah Sigsbee (Jeff and Amanda Sigsbee) and Alternate: Zachary Purvis (Jonathan and Felicia Purvis)
Coach: Kristin Krueger

First Baptist Church School: Sandy Supak (parents are Matt and Bobbi Jo Supak), Sabrina Covin (Charles and Bonnie Covin), Braydon Linden (Barry and Leigh Linden) and Alternate: Charlie Eberly (Chad and Kristen Eberly)
Coach: Lisbeth Radcliff

St. Paul’s Christian Day School: Laney Schovajsa (parents are Brandon and Fallon Schovajsa), Kynlee Smith (Racheal Powell), Beckett Neil (Matt and Cayte Neil)
Coach: Sherrie Winkelmann

Master of Ceremonies: Dr. Jamey Johnson
Word Caller: Diana Hodde
Judges: Kathleen Bedrich from First Baptist Church School, Dr. Edna Kennedy from Burton ISD, and Sara Cook from Brenham ISD




January 14, 2020
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Alton Elementary School
1210 S Market Street
Brenham, TX 77833 United States
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