SAPULPA, Okla. – Oklahoma School for the Blind’s Braille Bees beat their own 2017 performance, winning the top prize in the 2018 Spelling Bee held April 5 by the Creek County Literacy Program.
This was the first time Richelle Zampella, Kaylee Ragon and Brianna Brennan won the overall prize against adult and student competitors.
They also won school division and best team name trophies.
Last year, the same team earned 1st place in the schools category and 2nd place overall. This was their fifth year to compete.