SAINT PETERSBERG (WTAQ) - A seventh-grader from northern Wisconsin was part of a three-member United States team that won the World Geography Bee Thursday in Saint Petersburg, Russia.
13-year-old Asha Jain of Minocqua beat out Canada and India in the final round.
The team won by using several clues to identify the nation of Equatorial Guinea.
Asha finished sixth in the National Geography Bee this year, and he was among 10 finalists picked for the American team.
The others were 15-year-old Gopi Ramanathan of Sartell Minnesota, and 14-year-old Neelam Sandhu of Bedford New Hampshire.