The Reporter: Vacaville spelling bee has familiar champion

By Richard Bammer/

With an eighth-grade education, famed New York Yankees catcher Yogi Berra was probably not an ace speller, but one of his best-known nonsensical quotes, “It’s déjà vu all over again,” applied to the elementary school division of the annual Grace B. Powell Citywide Spelling Bee in Vacaville.

For the second time in as many years, Alex Topp on Wednesday walked off with $150 in first-place money, a plaque and bragging rights as the top speller among Vacaville elementary students.

via Digital Extras.

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