2019 Michigan Knights of Columbus State Spelling Bee

Published by: Gary Merritt On: 03/20/2019 Under: Youth (132 Hits)      

I am pleased to announce the results of the 2019 Michigan Knights of Columbus State Spelling Bee.  24 bright young participants from across our state competed in this year's event, which was held on Saturday, March 16th.  These fine contestants were winners and runners up from our previously held diocesan spelling bees. Both age divisions contained excellent student spellers that competed very well. 

 State Spell Bee winners 19

The results from the two divisions are:

Grade 4-6

Winner: Samantha Keilen from Westphalia

Runner Up: Ryan Putman from Southgate

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Grade 7-9

Winner: Mary Dimick from Ann Arbor

Runner Up: Savana Roggenbuck from Harbor Beach

 Michael Haughey State Youth Activities Director


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Michigan State Council

Keep Christ in Christmas Poster ContestCouncil winners are due to State Youth Activities Director by January 31, 2019.  Age groups 5-7, 8-10, and 11-14.  Order kits by 10/31/2018.

State Free Throw ChampionshipMarch 17th, 2019.  Held at Sacred Heart Parish Gym located at 319 E. Illinois St. in Mt. Pleasant, MI 48858.

 ·       Council Championships are suggested to be held in January

 ·       District (if needed) and Diocesan Championships are recommended to be held in February.

Youth Essay ContestCouncil Winners are due to the State Youth Activities Director by March 15th, 2019.  Open to Catholic students in public, parochial or private schools from grades 8-12.

State Spelling BeeMarch 16th, 2019 at Fr. Van Rooy council #2740 located at 1021 Woodside Ave. in Essexville, MI 48732. 

Age groups are grades 4-6 and 7-9.

 ·       Council spelling bees are suggested to be held in October or November.

 ·       Diocesan bees are suggested to be held in December or January.

Drug and Alcohol Abuse Awareness Poster Contest – Due to State Youth Activities Director by March 30th, 2019.  Age groups are ages 8-11 and 12-14.