National Spelling Bee – 2004










Inventory Number Event Date of Broadcast Network Comments Source
189-BEE04 Final Rounds May 28,2009, Thursday ESPNU Rebroadcast. This was the last year before the finals were moved to ABC during primetime. David Tidmarsh – winner. DVR






National Spelling Bee – 2006










Inventory Number Event Date of Broadcast Network Comments Source
009-BEE06 Preliminary Rounds – Pt. 1. No. 1 of 3 06/01/06, Thursday. ESPN I always rooted for Samir Patel. DVR
010-BEE06 Preliminary Rounds – Pt. 2. Championship Rounds – Pt. 1. No. 2 of 3 06/01/06, Thursday. ESPN, ABC Primetime I think this is the first year that the finals were on network TV. DVR
011-BEE06 Championship Rounds – Pt. 2. No. 3 of 3. Good Morning America – Interview with Kerry Close. The Sports List – Top 10 Summer Olympics Moments. 06/01/06, Thursday. 06/02/06, Friday. 05/30/06, Tuesday. ABC Primetime, ABC, FOXRM See Kerry Close win the National Spelling Bee and her interview the following morning on Good Morning America. This recording also includes an Olympic piece on a syndicated show – The sports List. DVR






National Spelling Bee – 2009










Inventory Number Event Date of Broadcast Network Comments Source
186-BEE09 Semi-finals - Pt. 1. 1 of 3. May 28,2009, Thursday ESPNU
DVR
187-BEE09 Semi-finals - Pt. 2. 2 of 3. May 28,2009, Thursday ESPNU
DVR
188-BEE09 Final Rounds. 3 of 3. May 28,2009, Thursday ABC Kavya Shivashankar – winner DVR