Vanya Shivashankar, 13, of Olathe spells “pistachio” Wednesday during the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee.
Vanya Shivashankar, 13, of Olathe spells “pistachio” Wednesday during the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee. Cliff Owen AP
Vanya Shivashankar, 13, of Olathe spells “pistachio” Wednesday during the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee. Cliff Owen AP

National Spelling Bee: Vanya Shivashankar makes finals by spelling ‘consommé’ and ‘mediobrome’

May 28, 2015 09:16 AM