Josh Hood

Josh Hood was indicted in 2021 with second-degree statutory rape.

CLAY COUNTY — A former Northland football coach who faces a felony charge of statutory rape will not be put on trial until sometime in 2023 after having a pretrial conference in Clay County Circuit Court Wednesday, Nov. 17.

Josh Hood, who was most recently the head football coach at Park Hill High School until 2020, had no comment for Kansas City news reporters as he walked into the courthouse last week.

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