Idaho Coach Guilty of Injury to Child - Update
(Malad, Idaho) Former Malad High School girls’ basketball coach, Amanda Jo Ward, pleaded guilty to a reduced charge of injury to a child.
Sentencing is scheduled for February 19 when she faces a possible penalty of 10 years in prison.
Idaho Coach Accused of Sexual Misconduct
[Previous 10/21/15 post]
(Malad, Idaho) A 36-year-old teacher's aide and girls' basketball coach, Amanda Jo Ward, has been accused of sexually abusing a young girl.
Ward was arrested and arraigned.
Reportedly, Ward is the second female coach in Southeast Idaho to be charged with sexual misconduct in recent months.