Great Grown-Up Spelling Bee Winners & Sponsors

Award Winning Teams

The winning teams and sponsors from past Bees; view and download photos and video, too!

2013

Award

Winners

Media

  Spelling Breakfast Optimist Club

photos | video

 
  Most Enthusiastic Team MLive Media Group | Kalamazoo Gazette
  Most Creative Cheer Kalamazoo Public Library
  Best Costumes Michigan Works!
  People's Choice Friendship Village
    2013 Sponsors
     

2012

Award

Winners

Media

  Spelling First Day Shoe Fund, sponsored by Kalamazoo Sunrise Rotary

photos | video

  Most Enthusiastic Team Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home
  Most Creative Cheer Communities in Schools of Kalamazoo, sponsored by RiverRun Press
  Best Costumes PNC Grow Up Great
  People's Choice Bronson Healthcare
    2012 Sponsors
     

2011

Award

Winners

Media

  Spelling Bronson Rambling Road Pediatrics

photos | video

 
  Most Enthusiastic Team Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home
  Most Creative Cheer Western Michigan University
  Best Costumes Portage District Library
  People's Choice Kalamazoo Public Library
    2011 Sponsors
     

2010

Award

Winners

Media

  Spelling First Day Shoe Fund

photos | video

 
  Most Enthusiastic Team Breakfast Optimist Club
  Most Creative Cheer Kalamazoo Public Library
  Best Costumes Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home
  People's Choice Western Michigan University
    2010 Sponsors
     

2009

Award

Winners

Media

  Spelling Nurse Family Partnership

photos | video

 
 
  Most Enthusiastic Team Breakfast Optimist Club
  Most Creative Cheer Western Michigan University
  Best Costumes SLD Center
  Rookie of the Year Kalamazoo Literacy Council
  Judge's Choice Kalsec
  Best Bribe for Judges Kalamazoo Gazette
    2009 Sponsors

2008

 

Award

 

Winners

 

Media

 
  Spelling Borgess ProMed Pediatrics

photos | video

  Most Enthusiastic Team Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home
  Most Creative Cheer Kalamazoo Public Library
  Best Costumes Kalsec
    2008 Sponsors
     
     

2007

Award

Winners

Media

  Spelling Your Gull Road Wal-Mart
  Most Enthusiastic Team Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home
  Most Creative Cheer Portage District Library
  Best Costumes Breakfast Optimist Club
    2007 Sponsors
     
     

2006

Award

Winners

Media

  Spelling Pfizer
  Most Enthusiastic Team Elizabeth U. Community Healing Center
  Most Creative Cheer Kalamazoo Public Library
  Best Costumes Portage District Library
     
     
     

2005

Award

Winners

Media

  Spelling Bronson Rambling Road Pediatrics
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  Most Enthusiastic Team Miss Ready to Read Contestants
  Most Creative Cheer Kiwanis Club of Kalamazoo
  Best Costumes Your Gull Road Wal-Mart
     
     
     

2004

Award

Winners

Media

  Spelling Guidance Clinic
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  Most Enthusiastic Team Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home
  Most Creative Cheer Kalamazoo Public Library
  Best Costumes Preprimary Evaluation Team of K/RESA
     
     
     

2003

Award

Winners

Media

  Spelling Guidance Clinic
  Most Enthusiastic Team Breakfast Optimist Club
  Most Creative Cheer Kalamazoo Public Library
  Best Costumes Borgess ProMed Pediatrics
     
     
     

2002

Award

Winners

Media

  Spelling Athena Book Shop
  Team Spirit Award Bronson Healthcare
     
     
     
     
     

2001

Award

Winners

Media

  Spelling Athena Book Shop
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  Team Spirit Award Secant Technologies