5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Scripps National Spelling Bee

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By: Haddie Djemal Posted: 11:03 AM, Jun 15, 2021 Updated: 10:46 AM, Jul 1, 2021

The Scripps National Spelling Bee that we know and love has returned post-pandemic, and it’s making quite the buzz! Dr. Michael Durnil, the event’s executive director, shares five facts you might not know about the longstanding competition.

 

How to Watch the Scripps National Spelling Bee on ESPN

· Finals on Thursday, July 8, from 8 – 10 p.m. Eastern on ESPN2 and ESPNU.