SALISBURY, Md. (AP) — A teacher and volleyball coach at a Delmarva high school is accused of having sex with a student on school grounds.
The Daily Times in Salisbury reports that Steven Mark Kiggins, 43, was charged Thursday with assault and sex offense. He was released on $50,000 bond Friday.READ MORE: 'The School Shouldn't Be Open Right Now': Parents React To COVID-19 Outbreak At Cherry Hill Elementary Middle School
Kiggins is a teacher and head volleyball coach at Wicomico High School. He also coached girls’ tennis and indoor track. Local school officials say he has been removed from the classroom, but they called it a personnel matter and wouldn’t give further details.READ MORE: Almost 9,000 Vaccinated Marylanders Get Additional Shots Since Approval of Pfizer Booster
The victim alleged she was between 16 and 17 when she and the coach had sex in a classroom about once a week.
The accusation comes after a previous volleyball coach at the same school pleaded guilty in 2007 to having sex with a 16-year-old player.MORE NEWS: 'We're The Cure To This Situation': 9 Killed, 13 Wounded In Baltimore Over The Past Week
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