Both represented Layman E. Scott Sr. High School. The finals took place on Dec. 1 at the Mary Miller Hall. Other finalists included Destiny Dalley and Javon Lewinson of Clifton Hunter; Yesenia Ebanks of Layman E. Scott; Aria Gooden and Alec Harding of John Gray High School; and Shannelle Bennett and Theresa James of Cayman Academy.
At the 32nd annual Lions Club of Grand Cayman Secondary School Spelling Bee competition, finalists Thomas James Sevik Jr. and Dilan Tatum were able to tie for first place.
Thomas James Sevik Jr., left, and Dilan Tatum