Geography Bee Champion Named

Geography Bee Champion Named photo
Hampton Bays Middle School student Ryan Hughes has won his school’s geography bee, the first level in the National Geographic Bee.

The eighth-grader took first place after competing against his fellow students and edging out runner-up Robert McNamara.

Ryan will now advance to compete in the state bee in Albany on April 6.

The Hampton Bays School District congratulates Ryan and wishes him luck at the state competition.