HENRY COUNTY, Mo. — A setting preliminary hearing is scheduled to take place Thursday for a former softball coach accused of molesting players in Henry County.

Christopher Hidy

The case has already been postponed several times for 43-year-old Christopher A. Hidy, of Windsor.

Hidy is charged with four counts of statutory sodomy or attempted sodomy, two counts of child molestation and one count of attempted tampering with a victim in a felony prosecution.

Three players under the age of 14 came forward in July of 2018 to accuse Hidy of inappropriate touching.

The hearing begins at 10:30 a.m. Thursday.