Avila University head baseball coach and assistant athletic director Daryl Cronk passed away at approximately 2 a.m., December 26, 2021.
A former All-American pitcher at Pittsburg State University, Pittsburg, Kansas, Daryl Cronk was one of the most invested and longest-tenured members of the Avila Athletics community.
Daryl Cronk completed his tenth season as the head coach of the Eagle baseball team in May 2021.
Daryl Cronk amassed more than 250 career wins in a tenure that included six conference tournament appearances and three NAIA tournament appearances since he became Avila’s head coach ahead of the 2012 campaign.
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Daryl Cronk passed away at University Hospital in Columbia, Missouri, surrounded by his friends and family.