North Royalton Teen Wins National Spelling Bee Championship

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NORTH ROYALTON, OH (WOIO) - A local girl was crowned National Spelling Bee Champ Friday evening.

Anamika Veeramani of North Royalton took home the crown.

The 14-year-old eighth grader is a student at Incarnate Word Academy.

She needed to spell two words correctly to land the title..."juvia", which is a brazilian nut and "stromuhr" a type of blood-flow gauge.

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