Francisco Pena, Parlier High School boys basketball coach, pleaded not guilty in Fresno County Superior Court Monday to charges of having sex with a minor.
Pena, 37, of Parlier, is charged with two counts of oral copulation with a minor under 18 and one count of unlawful sex with a minor, according to jail records.
He was arrested by Parlier police on May 21. Pena’s next hearing is July 20 and he remains out on bond.
Parlier police said Pena was employed by Youth Centers of America as a youth activities coordinator and worked part time coaching the Parlier High boys varsity basketball team.