Rebecca Liu advances to National Spelling Bee
Eighth grade IB student Rebecca Liu was the winner of the regional spelling bee held at Francis Marion University on Feb. 22. This was Rebecca’s second consecutive win. Students from 13 different school districts participated in this event. The students battled it out for more than 30 rounds before a winner was crowned. Rebecca is a student at Williams Middle School. She will go to Washington in May to compete in the National Spelling Bee. It will be televised on ESPN.