(9-20-21) Former New Knoxville boys basketball coach Cole Fischbach (26) is facing charges including providing material harmful to juveniles and sexual imposition.  He allegedly had sexual contact with a young teen and tried to get rid of the evidence. 

Fischbach is facing seven counts, including tampering with evidence, disseminating matter harmful to juveniles and sexual imposition of a victim between the ages of 13 and 16 years of age. The charges stem from incidents that happened in May and June of this year.

He was arrested on September 3rd and is presently out on bond.

Fischbach coached the New Knoxville boys’ basketball team in 2020-2021 season, his only season in charge of the Rangers, but resigned this summer for personal reasons.

He has a pre-trial hearing scheduled for next week.