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Farrell finishes second and Ward sixth at Ron Thon

THERMOPOLIS - The Ron Thon is the toughest regular-season wrestling tournament in Wyoming, and placing is a grind.

The Hot Springs County wrestling team had four wrestlers place at the Ron Thon in Riverton on Jan. 27-28. For the 'Cats, Roedy Farrell finished second in the 160-pound weight class, and 126-pounder Will Ward was sixth.

Farrell's 5-1 loss in the championship to Sheridan's Dane Steel wa...