Spelling Splendor

East Setauket eighth-grader Ryan Himmelsbach, two-time champion of the annual Hofstra Long Island Regional Spelling Bee, placed third in the Towson Division of the 2018 North America Spelling Champion Challenge (NASCC) on July 16. Himmelsbach made it as far as the eighth round of the difficult competition.

Spelling Bee


East Setauket seventh-grader Ryan Himmelsbach, champion of the sixth annual Hofstra Long Island Regional Spelling Bee, is ready to represent the region next...

Setauket Student Spelling Champ

Ryan Himmelsbach, a 7th grader at Paul J. Gelinas Junior High School in Setauket, NY, is the champion of the sixth Hofstra Long Island Regional...


Forty-eight Nassau and Suffolk students qualified for the February 12 spelldown at Hofstra University’s Helene Fortunoff Theater after taking...

Spellers Hope to W-I-N at Hofstra Bee

The first half of the 2017 Hofstra Long Island Regional Scripps Spelling Bee will take part Sunday, February 5, when 133 students take the written...

Young Spellers Go for the Gold

Hofstra University will welcome 132 4th-8th graders from Nassau and Suffolk counties for the Long Island Regional Spelling Bee on Sunday, March 13...

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