Happy Camper for Sunday, February 6, 2022

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    State Department of Education Kaua‘i Complex Area Superintendent Paul Zina, left, and Kaua‘i District Spelling Bee pronouncer Jan TenBruggencate, applaud the efforts of Sean Doi, the Spelling Bee official, Friday during the Kaua‘i Complex Area Spelling Bee at Chiefess Kamakahelei Middle School in Puhi.

  • Dennis Fujimoto / The Garden Island

    Kaua‘i High junior varsity goalkeeper Bree Batulayan gets help from her defender to ward off a Kapa‘a shot on goal Thursday at Vidinha Stadium in Lihu‘e.

Kudos to Sean Doi (official title is Spelling Bee official!) and his state Department of Education ‘ohana on hosting the Kaua‘i District Spelling Bee with the largest field in recent memory — 18 spellers!