The 2016 Youth Summit Spelling Bee was more than just a spelling bee. It was a three-day weekend event at Pleasant Ridge County Park & Retreat Center, offering participants the opportunity to meet new friends, experience new activities and share common attitudes, interest and goals.
There winners of the 2016 Youth Summit Spelling Bee were:
1st Place: Jamari Means, 5th Grade (Spartanburg Housing Authority)
2nd Place: Alex Davis, 4th Grade (Columbia Housing Authority)
3rd Place: Xavier Higgins, 7th Grade (Columbia Housing Authority)