Past Winners

Alabama Spelling Bee Champions
1970 to Present

2009 – Lindsey Zimmer
Tallapoosa County
2008 – James Bailey
Jackson County
2007 – Grace Pyo
Home School
2006 – Ben Szatanek
Montgomery County
2005 – Laura Ann Brown
Home School
2004 – Laura Ann Brown
Home School
2003 – Chaitana Allamneni
Madison County
2002 – Jessica Lupardus
Jefferson County
2001 – Danielle Hagler
AISA
2000 – William Plunkett
Cullman County
1999 – Matthew Nelson
Montgomery County
1998 – Stephen Richardson
Baldwin County
1997 – Katie Louise Grayson
Fayette County
1996 – Sarah Sawyer
Monroe County
1995 – Deron Davis
Jefferson Co. Parochial
1994 – Kayla Edge
Etowah County
1993 – Matthew Wehner
Mobile County
1992 – Paul Kustos
Jefferson County
1991 – John Watson
Monroe County
1990 – Virginia James
Jefferson County
1989 – Ellen Sawyer
Monroe County
1988 – Ray Crocker
Calhoun County
1987 – Ryan James
Mobile County
1986 – Bryan Moulin
Talladega County
1985 – Clay Blankenship
Lauderdale County
1984 – Denise Ashley
Etowah County
1983 – Jeanine Williamson
Tuscaloosa County
1982 – Angela Zakrewski
Mobile County
1981 – Margaret Hoskins
Morgan County
1980 – Ritchey Halpen
Jefferson County
1979 – Phillip Williamson
Randoph County
1978 – Vivian Karrh
Jefferson County
1977 – Pamela Rhodes
Lauderdale County
1976 – Joe Chew
Lee County
1975 – Scott Lucas
Madison County
1974 – JULIE JUNKIN (National Champion)
Pickens County
1973 – Lisa Jones
Madison County
1972 – Lenore Favenesi
Lauderdale County
1971 – Linda Perry
Mobile County Parochial
1970 – Edgar Givhan III
Montgomery County
Lindsey Zimmer

Lindsey Zimmer
2009 Alabama Spelling Bee Champion

James Bailey

James Bailey
2008 Alabama Spelling Bee Champion

Grace Pyo

Grace Pyo
2007 Alabama Spelling Bee Champion