Remember this name- Tyler Tang.

Tyler will be representing Missouri and Springfield in the 95th annual Scripps National Spelling Bee, in May.

Fifth grader Tyler, will participate  and compete against over 200 students for this nationally televised competition

Tyler is new to spelling competitions. He signed up for his first Spelling Bee in February at Summit Preparatory School of Southwest Missouri.

You can expect Tyler is working hard to prepare himself for his tournament. Tyler memorizes up to three dozen words and their definitions plus word origins on a daily basis.

We are cheering for you Tyler, GOOD LUCK!