Isaac N. Ozer an 8th grader from Windham Middle School won the New Hampshire State Geobee and will represent New Hampshire in Washington D.C. at the National Geographic Bee Competition on May 24-25.
Fletcher H. Passow, Richmond Middle School,Grade 8, Hanover, NH placed second in a close contest. Anusha T. Murali, a fourth grader from the Shaker Road School in Concord, came in third place.
Ozer, Passow and Murali all received DVDs of issues of National Geographic Magazine from 1888 to the present, as well as checks for $100, $75 and $50, respectively.
Other finalists were Nisha E. Devasia of Fairgrounds Middle School in Nashua, Daniel W. Taylor of Hampstead Academy, Jessica A. Langlois of Villa Augustina Academy in Goffstown, Max D. Pont of Portsmouth Middle School, Cameron D. Cain of Woodbury School in Salem, Joseph R. Ronca of West Running Brook Middle School in Derry and Ilya Datsko of Hillside Middle School in Manchester.
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