By The Catholic Week
Congratulations to St. Pius X eighth-grader Riannon Heinl, who won the 57th annual Mobile/Baldwin Catholic Schools Spelling Bee on Jan. 27 at St. Pius X Parish’s Sarto Center.
Riannon correctly spelled “executive” in the championship round to win the title and earn a spot in the state finals March 21 in Birmingham.
Riannon was one of 11 spellers from Mobile and Baldwin Catholic schools who qualified for this year’s bee. Congratulations to all of them!
Christ the King- William Boulton, 8th grade
Corpus Christi- Michael Linares, 4th grade
Little Flower- Arianna Watson, 8th grade
Most Pure Heart of Mary- Christtersen Ransom, 6th grade
St. Benedict- Freddie Seibert, 8th grade
St. Dominic- Laurence Sangilan, 7th grade
St. Ignatius- Dominick Paragone, 6th grade
St. Mary- Aiden Smith, 6th grade
St. Patrick- Cheyenne Johnson, 5th grade
St. Pius X- *Riannon Heinl, 8th grade
St. Vincent de Paul- Malcolm Howard, 5th grade
*Denotes Mobile/Baldwin Catholic Schools Spelling Bee winner