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Student Adam is heavyweight Word champion

Douglas student third in Microsoft event

A student from Douglas has been ranked among the world's best users of Microsoft Word.

Adam Drummond, who studies IT at St Ninian's High School, finished third in this year's annual Microsoft Office World Championship finals held in Orlando, Florida.

The 15-year-old saw off competition from more than one and a half million entrants worldwide.

He's traveling back to the Island this weekend, along with a $1,500 USD cash prize.

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