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Farmington native wins on 'The Price is Right'

Joshua Ryan of Farmington (left) won nearly $13,000 worth of merchandise and services on "The Price is Right." He taped his episode Aug. 1 and it aired Nov. 1 with host Drew Carey. Submitted photo

He came on down. He saw. He conquered.

Joshua Ryan of Farmington won almost $13,000 as a contestant on a recent episode of "The Price is Right."

The longest running game show on television features Drew Carey as emcee. Contestants try to guess the price of various consumer goods.

Publicist Raven Tait said that Ryan won a trip to Jackson Hole ski resort in Wyoming, including a stay at the Lexington Hotel, roundtrip airfare for two from Los Angeles, ski lessons and lift tickets and equipment. He also won a his-and-hers sunglasses set from Givenchy.

Ryan competed on an episode that was taped Aug. 1 at CBS studios in Hollywood. It was broadcast Nov. 1.

Ryan declined to be interviewed.

William Loeffler

William Loeffler is a playwright and journalist from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He worked 15 years writing features for the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. He has also written travel stories based on his trips to all seven continents. He and his wife, Michelle, ran the Boston Marathon in 2009. 

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