Cassandra Elfers: Part-time coach pleads guilty to sex charge

FALMOUTH, Ky. - A former Pendleton County coach accused of having an inappropriate relationship with a 13-year-old boy could face a one-year prison sentence after a plea deal.

Cassandra Elfers pleaded guilty to one felony count of unlawful transaction with a minor.

Elfers, a youth volleyball and basketball coach, had an inappropriate relationship with a boy on the basketball team, investigators said.

She did not have sex with him, according to her attorney, Eric Deters.

Elfers' boyfriend was the head coach of the team.

Elfers will be sentenced Sept. 2.

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