Scripps National Spelling Bee
Speller No. 114, Mitchell A. Robson
Sponsor:

The Daily Item, Lynn, Massachusetts

Grade:

8th

Age:

17

School:

St. John's Preparatory School, Danvers, Massachusetts

Profile:

Mitchell loves to play basketball and flag football, and plays in leagues for both sports. He is very interested in many fields of science, such as quantum mechanics, molecular biology and electrical engineering, and he also has experience in seven programming languages. An avid mathlete, he won his school-wide AMC 8 and Mathcounts competitions. Mitchell is proud to have been recognized by the Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth several times. A big fan of rap and hip-hop, he frequently listens to artists like Eminem, Lil Wayne and Drake while he studies. He is an active member of his Boy Scouts of America troop, and he currently holds the rank of Second Class. Mitchell previously competed in the Scripps National Spelling Bee in 2014 and 2015.


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