Montgomery Catholic Preparatory School’s Ben Szatanek was named the Montgomery County Spelling Bee Winner after correctly spelling the adjective “eremitic,” which means “religious recluse” according to Encyclopedia Britannica. Ben is no stranger to spelling bee competitions, having won the Montgomery County Spelling Bee in 2005. He is looking forward to his second trip to the state level spelling contest in Birmingham on March 11, 2006. Ben is currently a seventh grade student at Montgomery Catholic Preparatory School’s Middle School Campus and the son of Major and Mrs. Jeff Szatanek.
This August, Montgomery Catholic senior, Angeles Gonzalez-Ansaldi, won the title