A 13-year-old boy has won the Scripps National Spelling Bee by correctly spelling the word "guerdon."Congratulations to all the participants.
Sameer Mishra of West Lafayette, Ind., bested 287 other entrants to take first prize. He will receive $35,000 in cash plus more than $5,000 in other prizes.
Indiana boy spells 'guerdon' to win national bee