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Judge sentences former baseball coach in connection with sexual assault of a child
A judge sentenced a former baseball coach in southeast Texas after he pleaded guilty to sexual assault of a child and another charge.
Kip McFarlin agreed to a plea bargain with prosecutors Monday morning, according to the Jefferson County District Attorney's office
The judge sentenced McFarlin to eight years for sexual assault of a child and eight years for improper relationship between educator and student. He'll serve the sentences at the same time.
McFarlin was a baseball coach in Port Arthur. He also worked at the Orangefield, LC-M and Nederland school districts.