Since morning, a name has been surfing on social media and many people are mourning the passing of beloved Benton Baseball head coach Derek Anderson. Yes, the popular and loving head coach of Bental Baseball Derek Anderson sadly passed away at the age of 38.
According to the sources, the news of Anderson’s passing was confirmed by the sports editor for Vinton Newspapers, CJ Eilers. He took the support of Twitter to share this heartbreaking news with people.
How Did Derek Anderson Die?
Since the news of his passing went viral on social media, many people started to pay tribute to him and expressed their deep condolence. He was one of the best and beloved coaches of the Benton Baseball team.
Along with the individuals, his student-athletes, and the entire Benton community is paying tribute to him on social media. Well, the cause of his still unknown and this information will be disclosed after the autopsy report.
Most of the people are believing that he was suffering from a long illness. On the other side, some of people is believing that he died because of a sudden illness. CJ Eilers tweeted,” Sad to learn that @BCBaseballers head coach Derek Anderson passed away suddenly today, according to Benton CSD release.
2020 didn’t provide many fun memories, but watching his team qualify and play at State were ones, Always thanked me for coverage of the program. RIP Derek!”.
What Was Derek Anderson Cause of Death?
Later, the comment section of the editor was flooded with several condolences and tribute messages. The Internet reports is believing that he took his last breath on January 21, 2022, with no reason for his death cause revealed. At the time of writing, the details related to Derek’s death have not been issued as there are not many details about his career on the Internet.
Not any other publication has covered the details about his death. Maybe, Derek always stayed out of the celebrity limelight. He always offered his best to his team and became one of the beloved coaches of the team that ever had. On social media, his death has been honored by many of his followers.
Maybe, Derek not only made his mark in Benton but also in other baseball teams. According to the sources, he took his education at the University of Dayton and also from the Northern Kentucky University.
Being a student to a coach, his life was not just simple. He gave his best at every moment to reach this position. He was a hardworking person. Derek Anderson will be always remembered by his family and students.