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By Alex Kuhn
Sports Editor 

State Horseshoe pitching tournament drawing closer

 

August 19, 2017

DAILY NEWS/ Alex Kuhn

Adam Turner gives the horseshoe a toss during the Washakie County Fair horseshoe pitching tournament on July 29 at Washakie County Fairgrounds.

WORLAND - It is Worland's turn to host the 87th Wyoming State Horseshoe Pitching Tournament happening August 26-27 at the Washakie County Fairgrounds. On a rotation with other sanctioned horseshoe pitching leagues like Lovell, Rock Springs and Gillette, Worland will have the best pitchers in the state competing for state titles.

"We have 46 people signed up so far and we're happy to take on more if they're interested," said Sandy Richard.

Worland last hosted in 2014 and with 46 competitors signed up, as of writing, Richard had to divide the pitchers into two shifts.

"We only have 12 pits...



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