Sam Henshaw, who is a 7th grade student at Moultrie Middle School, won the 2018 South Carolina National Geographic State Bee! Sam lives on Dewees full time with his parents Jim and Melissa. See below for the full story!
Congratulations to Sam Henshaw of Moultrie Middle School, Mt Pleasant, SC, who finished first place in the 30th Annual South Carolina National Geographic Bee in Columbia, SC on Friday, April 6, 2018. As the state champion, he received a $200 cash prize, the “National Geographic Visual Atlas of the World, 2nd Edition,” and an all-expenses-paid trip to Washington, D.C., to represent South Carolina in the National Geographic Bee Championships, May 20-23, 2018.
Second place winner Patrick Wilmott, RC Edwards Middle School, Central, SC, received a $150 cash prize. Third place winner Andrew Price, Westview Middle School, Goose Creek, SC, received a $100 cash prize.
Rounding out the top ten were: