WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) -- The McCutcheon High School academic spell bowl team finished sixth in the state.
The team competed in the 26th Annual Indiana Academic Spell Bowl State Finals at Purdue University Saturday.
This is the first year McCutcheon has ever qualified for state.
Only the top nine schools in McCutcheon's division qualified for the state competition.
The team finished strong with a season-high of sixty words spelled correctly.