McCluskey wins Lakeshore spelling bee
by Staff Writer
MOORESVILLE – Seventh-grader Erin McCluskey pulled off a “monumental” win Jan. 7 by outlasting 23 of Lakeshore Middle’s best spellers in the school’s annual bee.
Erin and eighth-grader Jon Sarver were the last spellers standing after 12 rounds. She won by correctly spelling “monumental.”
Erin will represent Lakeshore Middle in the Iredell-Statesville Schools County Spelling Bee on Feb. 14 at Statesville High School.