Youngest Contestant Advances for Nat’l Spelling Bee

Tulsa, OK. (WOLO) — Most five year old are busy learning their ABC’s and playing with dolls,  but not this little lady. Edith Fuller has become the youngest contestant to qualify for the Scripps National spelling bee. Fuller earned her coveted spot by correctly spelling the word Jnana pronounced (Juh-nah-nah) .

The home schooled five year old beat out 50 other people for her spot and will now move on to the next phase of the bee.