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 SSCIโ€™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.