This year's Winner was Rushil Kassety, an eighth grader from Holy Name Catholic School in Escanaba.
Later this year, Rushil will go to Washington, D.C., on an all-expenses paid trip to represent Upper Michigan in the National Spelling Bee.
Marlee Matthews, a seventh grader from Marquette Area Public Schools earned the runner up title.
Cali Cromell, a sixth grader from Marquette Area Public Schools took third place and Christy Glodowski, a fifth grader from Kingsford Schools took fourth place.
Congratulations to all!