Practice Makes P-E-R-F-E-C-T For Two-Time Spelling Bee ChampWhen you have been occupied for weeks honing your ability to spell the toughest words in the English language, a simple request needs some careful consideration.
Behind-The-Scenes At The 2017 CBS Bay Area Spelling BeeGo behind-the-scenes at the 2017 CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee.
Rutvik Gandhasri Wins CBS Bay Area Regional Spelling Bee With O-M-O-D-Y-N-I-AMore than 50 of the Bay Area’s best spellers faced off Saturday afternoon at the CBS Bay Area Regional Spelling Bee for the fourth year in a row.
Replay: 2017 CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee Full VideoFull video of the 2017 CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee, round by round.
Photos Of The 2017 CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee ContestantsHere are the contestants who participated in the 2017 CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee.
Some Bay Area Spelling Bee Participants Are Bee VeteransAs the Bay Area's top spellers get ready to compete this Saturday in the CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee, some of them are no strangers to local spelling competitions.
2017 Spelling Bee Countdown: South Bay Brothers Ready For Bee ShowdownRutvik Gandhasri and his 10-year-old brother Rishik can play a friendly game of Scrabble in their San Jose home, but come Saturday they will be both competing for the top prize at the CBS Bay Area Spelling Bee.
2017 Spelling Bee Countdown: Meet The Voice Of The 'Bee'While you may not recognize him in line at the neighborhood grocery store, if you're a fan of the Scripps National Spelling Bee you will recognize his voice.
2017 Spelling Bee Countdown: Word Wizards Help Bee Participants CompeteHiring professional spelling coaches is growing phenomenon among spelling bee participants.
2017 Spelling Bee Countdown: 2 Bay Area Champions Who Became 'Spell-ebrities'Two former Spelling Bee champions -- now living in San Francisco -- recall their time in the national spotlight.
San Jose Student Reaches Top 10 In National Spelling Bee FinalsA 12-year-old middle school student from San Jose reached the Top 10 in the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Washington, DC on Thursday.
No More Ties At National Spelling Bee FinalAfter two straight years of ties, the Scripps National Spelling Bee is adding more sting: The championship rounds will last longer, and the words will be harder.

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