DEKALB COUNTY, MO – A former Maysville wrestling coach was sentenced Wednesday, according to court records.

In a plea deal reached between prosecutors and Rodney Thomas, 40, of Cameron, guilty pleas were submitted by the defense to misdemeanors including one count attempted sexual contact with a student, and 12 counts 3rd degree assault. This was in exchange for 1.5 years imprisonment. Thomas was given credit for time served in jail, and was released. He must register as a sex offender and pay $7,000 in fines.