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Conor McPherson Places Fourth In State Geography Bee!

posted Apr 4, 2017, 7:48 AM by Seth Cole   [ updated Apr 4, 2017, 7:49 AM ]
Shapleigh School sixth grader Conor McPherson finished in a tie for fourth place on March 31 at the Maine State Geographic Bee, held at the University of Maine at Farmington. McPherson, won won Shapleigh's school geography bee for the second straight year on January 24, had a strong showing in Friday's state competition, as he advanced to the top-ten final round out of 105 school winners statewide. The bee is sponsored by National Geographic (pictures courtesy of Molly McPherson).