A convicted sex offender in Texas was arrested for violating the terms of his probabtion after he was discovered coaching a youth baseball team.

It is not yet clear whether or not the 22 year-old-coach had undergone a background check prior to his work with the Brownwood Freshman League - Youth Baseball. 

Read on: Get the full article from KTXS News here.

Protecting the welfare of children is a top priority for all youth sports leagues.  At SSCI, we believe that keeping children safe on the field begins with a thorough, due diligent background check of all coaches and volunteers.

Background Screenings for Youth Sports Coaches are a crucial step on the way to nurturing a safe environment for children in youth sports. Our Background Checks for Coaches can help your league feel safer with the knowledge that coaches and volunteers screened through SSCI’s nationally renowned background check program have undergone a detailed check that has helped to set the standard for parks and recreation background screenings. 

Find out more about SSCI's commitment to Youth Sports Background Checks here.