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Minocqua fifth-grader in Final 10 at National Geographic Bee

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A fifth-grader from Minocqua is one of 10 finalists at the National Geographic Bee in Washington.

Vansh Jain advanced to the final round Tuesday from an original group of 55 contestants.

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He won the state competition last month in Madison.

And today, Vansh will compete for a $25,000 college scholarship, a trip to the Galapagos Islands, and more.

He's the second-youngest student at the national bee, which consists mainly of seventh- and eighth-graders.

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