SMITHSBURG - The final competition of the Smithsburg Middle School geography bee was held in January and when the dust cleared, three students came out on top.
Tymon Walker-Cameron was the first-place winner, Lauren Greenwood took second place and Natalie Kauffman came in third.
To qualify for the Maryland State Geography Bee, Tymon must have one of the top 100 scores on a written test completed after the school's geography bee is over.
o In other competition at Smithsburg Middle, Chris Henderson and Jacob Moore finished first and second in the school's spelling bee for sixth-graders.
Damelon Graham and Erica Hargreaves won the eighth-grade spelling bee.
They will all represent Smithsburg Middle School in the county spelling bee in March.