South Philly Baseball Coach Re-Arrested, Charged With Rape

Louis Spadaccini is charged with raping a 13-year-old boy

Yesterday, Philadelphia Police arrested Louis Spadaccini—a 37-year-old baseball coach at Sts. Neumann and Goretti High School—for taking a young student to the South Philly Holiday Inn and giving him alcohol and prescription drugs. Then, last night, police re-arrested Spadaccini and charged him with sexually assaulting a 13-year-old boy on three occasions this summer. Spadaccini was the coach of Sts. Neumann and Goretti High School’s varsity and junior varsity baseball programs and works at the Court of Common Pleas where he’s on administrative leave. [NBC Philadelphia]