Round 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

Soo, once again, the spellers onstage wowed us all. Their unrelenting determination and composure helped 16 of the finalists to continue on to the primetime finals. This is a record number of finalist as the cutoff is generally for 12 or less spellers.

Shruthika Padhy
Sravanth Malla
Jashun Paluru
Navneeth Murali
Erin Howard
Naysa Modi
Abhijay Kodali
Tara Singh
Anisha Rao
Karthik Nemmani
Aisha Randhawa
Rohan Raja
Paul Hamrick
Enya Hubers
Phoebe Smith
Simone Kaplan

The words in the Morning Finals primarily consisted of a bunch of Root, Geological, and Mythological words. Oh, and the oodles of mollusk words.

Can’t wait for the finals to start!