Scottsdale teen represents Ariz. at Geographic Bee

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PHOENIX (AP) -- A Scottsdale eighth grader has been chosen to represent Arizona at this year's National Geographic Bee in Washington.
 
The National Geographic Society says Sunrise Middle School student Luke Hellum will be among 54 students to compete May 24.

The top ten finalists will go on to compete the next day in a final round to be moderated by Jeopardy! Host Alex Trebek.

The students will be competing for a $25,000 scholarship and a lifetime membership in the National Geographic Society.