LI teen represents at Scripps National Spelling Bee
The country's most stellar students are getting ready to crown a new spelling bee champ.
The 2010 Scripps National Spelling Bee is going on in Washington, DC right now.
The semi-finals are this morning and then the finals take place tonight on live television.
Casey Durant from New Hyde Park took part in yesterday's round.
The 13-year-old missed a spot in the semi-finals by just one point.