Coach Derek Sparks is dead – Obituary – Cause of death

It’s a sad day to lose such a great man, Rest In Peace DerekSparks!!! Derek was an amazing athlete , coach, leader , mentor, father, and great friend to so many. Help carry on his legacy by supporting @CleatsV

Ex-Washington State tailback and Seattle-area high school football coach Derek Sparks has passed away of pancreatic cancer. “Heart broken today with the passing of coach Derek Sparks. What a legacy he’s left and so grateful for all he did for our foundation, for his own daughter and for football players throughout the region. We will all continue to fight and honor you, coach! #ClaimIt

Today our founder & fearless leader @DerekSparks5 passed away of pancreatic cancer. Coach Sparks was surrounded by friends and family at his home when he left this world. He fought to the end and is our hero.

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