Abigail Ytzel Morales, a Perkins Middle School student, captured the championship title at the 2013 BISD Spelling Bee.  Soren Bugtong, representing Vela Middle School, was the first runner-up.  Hudson Elementary hosted this year’s event and Marcy Martinez, KGBT Action 4 News Reporter/Anchor, served as the Celebrity Judge.  The top 8 BISD spellers will advance to the Regional Spelling Bee which will be held at South Texas College in Weslaco on Saturday, March 2.