Amstutz winner of geography bee

Moves one step closer to $50,000 college scholarship

From left, Hazel Messick (second place) and Lupin Amstutz (first place) are shown after the geography bee at El Portal Elementary. Submitted photos

El Portal Elementary eighth grader Lupin Amstutz won the school-level competition of the National Geographic Bee.

The Bee, at which students answered oral questions on geography, was the first round in the 30th annual National Geographic Bee. Amstutz won the competition by correctly answering her final question: “The Seikan Tunnel connects Hokk...

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