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Aritra Banerjee of Rocky Hill spelled "asytrocyte" and Arin Bhandari of West Haven spelled "congratulatory" to advance.

The third Montanan to make the national contest, Karrissa Zanett, a 15-year-old home-schooled student from Big Fork, was eliminated in Round 2 when she misspelled "flechette".

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Karthik Nemmani, a 14-year-old Indian-American boy, today won the prestigious Scripps National Spelling Bee, taking home more than United States dollars 42,000 in cash and prizes after correctly spelling "koinonia" to become the 14th champion from the community in 11 consecutive years.

Sixteen spellers duked it out throughout Thursday night's rounds as they faced challenging words, but Karthik showcased his mastery of language with correct spellings of "condottiere", "miarolitic" and "jagüey", among others. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen) Aisha Randhawa, 12, from Corona, Calif., reacts to spelling a word correctly in the finals of the Scripps National Spelling Bee in Oxon Hill, Md., Thursday, May 31, 2018.

Karthik is the 14th consecutive Indian-American champion, and 19 of the past 23 winners have had Indian heritage.

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RSVBee created the record-breaking pool of competitors, which prompted the Bee to add an extra day of on-stage spelling to the tournament.

Last year, Ananya Vinay, 12, won the bee by spelling "marocain".

"She deserved the trophy as much as I did", Karthik said.

"She was just as graceful as she could be", bee program manager Corrie Loeffler said.

Mattie's father, Hollis, told The Telegram Wednesday before the final round announcement that she was relieved after spelling her two words correctly onstage.

Karthik, for his part, took no extra satisfaction in vanquishing a familiar foe. "I wanted to watch", he said with a laugh.

"I got lucky", he said, acknowledging that there were eight or nine words during the final rounds that he didn't know.


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