An eighth-grader who won the Scripps National Spelling Bee in 2021.
Also a three-time Guinness World Record title holder in basketball-related skills.
— Zaila Avant-garde (@Basketballasart) June 15, 2021
An eighth-grader competing at the Scripps National Spelling Bee has earned recognition for more than her mastery of the dictionary. Zaila Avant-garde holds three basketball-related Guinness World Records. https://t.co/d9wX2fYvRn
— The Associated Press (@AP) July 8, 2021