Congratulations to Venkat Ranjan, 8th grader at Windemere Ranch Middle School, San Ramon, CA, for becoming the State Champion at the California State Geographic Bee, Held at California State University, Fresno, on Friday, April 6, 2018! All 99 Qualifiers in attendance worked VERY HARD to get here! All the best to Venkat as he travels to Washington, D.C. with his family, to compete in the National Geographic Bee, between Monday, May 21, and Wednesday, May 23!

Second Place: Shreyan Mitra, 7th grade, Cabrillo Middle School, Santa Clara, CA.

Third Place: Ahilan Eraniyan, 7th grade, Diablo Vista Middle School, Danville, CA.