Ian Lewis, a seventh-grader at Selbyville Middle School, was selected to attend the National Geographic Geography Bee on May 20-23 in Washington, D.C.

Ian won the Selbyville Middle School Geography Bee in February. Winning his school competition enabled Ian to compete with 87 other school winners throughout Delaware.

The Delaware State National Geography BEE Competition was held in March at Sussex Central High School. Ian finished in second place, although this did not qualify him for National Geography Bee, the first-place winner was unable to attend. Therefore, Ian will be proudly be representing himself, Selbyville Middle School and Delaware in Washington, D.C.

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