Volleyball coach to be sentenced in child sex case

- Sentencing is on hold for a former Grapevine club volleyball coach convicted of child sex assault.

A Tarrant County jury found Damian Merrick guilty of sexually assaulting a 16-year-old girl in 2015. He was also found guilty on three counts of providing marijuana to minors.

The jury was set to resume sentencing Tuesday morning, but one juror was sick.

He faces up to 20 years in prison.

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