Tag Archives: East Gaston High School

Coach Scott Goins Sentenced To 34 Years In Prison

GASTON COUNTY, N.C. — A former wrestling coach convicted of molesting three of his players will spend at least 34 years in prison.  The jury announced its verdict Tuesday, finding Scott Goins guilty of 17 of the 20 charges against him. …Read More

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Trial Set To Begin For EGHS Wrestling Coach Charged With Sex Crimes

GASTONIA, N.C. – The trial of a high school science teacher and wrestling coach is set to begin after he was charged with 15 felony counts of sex crimes against children last year. Gary Goins, 44, was booked in the Gaston …Read More

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More Charges For East Gaston High School Wrestling Coach

GASTON COUNTY, N.C. — Gaston County wrestling coach Scott Goins was booked back into jail Thursday evening. Police said they found a third student who accused Goins of sexual abuse.  It is unclear if another student came forward or if they …Read More

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HS Wrestling Coach Charged With Child Sex Crimes

MOUNT HOLLY, N.C. – A wrestling coach at East Gaston High School was charged Wednesday morning with 15 child sex crimes and jailed under a $100,000 bond. Gary “Scott” Goins had coached at the school for more than a decade. …Read More

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