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Published February 04, 2010, 11:23 AM

Heideman wins the spelling bee

Moorhead, Minn. (WDAY TV) - A 7th grader at Park Christian has bragging rights, after the school's spelling bee today.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Austin Heideman correctly spelled the word photosynthesis to win the school title. 8th grader Ander Sawchuk took 2nd place.

The spelling bee began with 20-students, who had to pass a test to make the competition. Austin advances to the regional spelling bee in Fergus Falls on February 23rd.