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De La Salle (Concord, Calif.) addresses second player arrest for sexual assault

CONCORD, Calif. — Last week, for the second time in a year, a football player at high-profile De La Salle was arrested on sexual assault charges involving a student at Carondelet, the all-girls school adjacent to all-boys De La Salle in this town of 130,000 a half-hour drive east of San Francisco. As the second case wends its way through juvenile court, the schools and the football team are trying to learn from the incidents.
“It’s disappointing,” De La Salle president Mark DeMarco said. “I can’t be with the kids, 24-7