Jayden Steele certainly wasn’t intimidated by the bright lights on the big stage. Mary Asantewaa had more than enough sesquipedalian ammunition to win it all. And Makhi Williams was anything but furious by the end. For the three young Brooklynites, spelling those words — “intimidated” for Jayden, “ammunition” for Mary, and “furious” for Makhi — is what it took to be crowned Success Academy network spelling bee champions in competitions held over the last three weeks.
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