Ex-soccer coach guilty of sex charge against player


TROY, Ohio (WDTN) – A former Miami County soccer coach was convicted Wednesday of having sex with a minor.

Jeffrey Walden pleaded no contest to charges of sexual battery following a 2007 incident involving a 15-year-old girl who played on a traveling team.

The judge convicted Walden and scheduled his sentencing for April 14.

Walden faces up to two years in prison.


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