Jack Langen competes at the 24th annual Missouri Geographic Bee

March 31, 2012 | 3:43 p.m. CDT
Jack Langen, the first place winner of the 24th annual Missouri Geographic Bee held at MU on Friday afternoon, won $100 and a trip to Washington, D.C., to compete with geography whizzes from all parts of the country in the National Geographic Bee. The Missouri Geographic Bee is an event that draws elementary and middle-school-aged contestants from schools throughout the state. Langen is from Columbia and attends West Junior High School.

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