Colfax Elementary spelling bee winners announced

COLFAX —  The 2018 Colfax School Spelling Bee Champion was Kayden Breezee (8th grade), and second place went to Alex Rose (5th grade).

The Colfax spelling bee was held Tuesday, February 13, in the Colfax High School library.

[emember_protected] Kayden Breezee competed at the Northern Regional Spelling Bee in Turtle Lake at CESA No. 11 Wednesday, February 21, and finished eighth overall.

Here are all of the students who made it to the Colfax School-wide Scripps National School Spelling Bee:

• 3rd grade — Adelyn Acker, Sophia Hazuga and Olivia Oster.

• 4th grade — Brynn Sikora, Elliot Smith and Nadia Neumiller.

• 5th grade — Olivia Johnson, Alex Rose and Veronica Johnson.

• 6th grade — Jaycey Bowe, Mason Yarrington, Citori Larson and Josephine Doerr.

• 7th grade — Kyle Irwin and Jack Scharlau.

• 8th grade — Kayden Breezee and Catherine Zons. [/emember_protected]