An Unflappable Girl Won The Scripps National Spelling Bee,- It’s not easy to stump this sixth grader who is the winner of the 90th Scripps National Spelling Bee. Confident to the end twelve year old, Ananyev na finished off the 25 word championship round two correctly spell the eight letter word ‘marocain’ which means a ribbed crepe fabric used in women’s clothing.

Picture from

Anya said winning the spelling bee was like a dream come true. 2017 marks the first time in three years that the competition didn’t end in a tiebreaker. The Fresno based Vinay takes $40,000 in cash and prizes. And plans to use the money for college.