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Veeramani wins for Cleveland

Updated: June 6, 2010, 11:08 AM ET
Associated Press

WASHINGTON -- Who says Cleveland can't win a championship?

The long-suffering sports city -- which can't seem to win a trophy on a court or a field -- captured one in a hotel ballroom Friday night when 14-year-old Anamika Veeramani took first prize at the 83rd Scripps National Spelling Bee.

"Go Cavs!" Anamika said, shortly after accepting the winner's trophy, which also comes with more than $40,000 in cash and prizes.

The Cavaliers, of course, lost their bid ...

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