State Geography Bee qualifiers

Area students qualified to compete in the State Geography Bee to be held April 4 at the University of Mary in Bismarck.

They are as follows: Taylar Romans, a seventh-grader from Bottineau; Matthew Hinds, an eighth-grader from Bowbells; Brett Butler, a homeschooled fifth-grader from Burlington; Hayden Schmitz, an eighth-grader from Carrington; Spencer Rudningen, a fourth-grader from Center-Stanton; Jaden Feil, an eighth-grader from Divide County of Crosby; Troy Betz, an eighth-grader from Garrison; Allyson Youngs, a sixth-grader from Garrison; Leevie Byman, a sixth-grader from Grenora; Lily Babb, a fifth-grader from Hazen; Megan Zimmer, a fifth-grader from Kenmare; Damion Higgins, a seventh-grader from Burke Central of Lignite; Marley Foltz, an eighth-grader at Jim Hill Middle School; Andrew Huettl, a fourth-grader at Edison Elementary; Karena Verbitsky, an eighth-grader at South Prairie; Nolan Wilrie, a seventh-grader at Nedrose; Koby Klassen, an eighth-grader at Erik Ramstad Middle School; Caydee Clementich, a fifth-grader at Longfellow Elementary; Areana Altschuler, a seventh-grader at Memorial Middle School at Minot Air Force Base; Jarrod Ashby, a fourth-grader at Dakota Elementary at Minot Air Force Base; Noah Dahlke, a fourth-grader at North Plains Elementary at Minot Air Force Base; Ian Tjelta, an eighth-grader at New Rockford-Sheyenne; Tohqala Baker, a seventh-grader at Parshall; Karen Little, a fifth-grader at Powers Lake; Aiden Nordloef, a seventh-grader at Powers Lake; Gabe Yellowbird, a sixth-grader at Eight Mile of Trenton; Evan Kaiser, a sixth-grader at St. Joseph’s Elementary in Williston; Spencer Kjorstad, an eighth-grader at Trinity Christian of Williston; Cameron Potasnak, a sixth-grader at Richard Elementary of Williston; Trevor Fisk, a seventh-grader at Williston Middle School; and Terris Loberle, an eighth-grader at Garden Valley of Williston.