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Spelling Bee

Ananya Balachander, who was  Eagle Ridge Middle School's spelling bee winner placed third in the Regional Spelling Bee that was held last night. It was an amazing 17 rounds and Ananya once had the opportunity to spell a championship word, but spelled the word 'Alliaeceous' short of an 'l' moving on to then place third out of the 79 participants for Loudoun County.