Coach Oscar Cripps Death – Dead : Oscar Cripps Obituary : Cause of Death Unknown.
Coach Oscar Cripps has died, according to a statement posted online on September. 11, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.,
We are sad to hear about the passing of Coach Oscar Cripps. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Cripps family and the countless lives he touched. Coach Cripps is a true legend and we are honored to be a part of the program he built. pic.twitter.com/ltVXoBAMgP
— Stratford High School Athletics (@77079Athletics) September 12, 2020
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
The @THSCAcoaches @WeAreAFCA @ghfcahouston Coaching Profession lost one of its brightest beacons today! Former Galveston Ball, SFA Lumberjack Oscar Cripps left an epic mark on our profession. A giant that walked among the very best in Texas. #RestInPeace pic.twitter.com/hOZAB6Mkgw
— Tim Teykl (@CoachTeykl) September 12, 2020
Tim Teykl wrote
Coaching Profession lost one of its brightest beacons today! Former Galveston Ball, SFA Lumberjack Oscar Cripps left an epic mark on our profession. A giant that walked among the very best in Texas. #RestInPeace
Coach Cody Schwartz wrote
Heaven gained a wonderful human being. Coach Oscar Cripps was an incredible teacher of men, and servant of the Lord. #StratfordAmerica will forever be in his debt. #SpartanPride
Bart Enis wrote
TX high school coaching legend Oscar Cripps passed away this AM. OC led us to an undefeated football season & state Championship in 1978, in Stratford’s 4th year of existence. That just wasn’t done back then. Great coach, man, husband & father. RIP OC
We lost another great one!! Coach Oscar Cripps was a legend in Texas HS Football!! One of his quotes was life is a journey, Coach’s journey will never end, with all the athletes, coaches,students, teachers, and others lives he touched. pic.twitter.com/uACCx9N7Wy
— Paul Teeters (@PaulTeeters2) September 12, 2020
I am sad to report the passing of Coach Oscar Cripps, a uniquely impactful, godly and loving man who just happened to be a great Texas high school football coach. We love you Coach! ♥️ pic.twitter.com/LBvVLfQ3aH
— Bob King (@bobking84) September 12, 2020
@texashafootball we lost Oscar Cripps this morning. Nothing meant more to me in my formative years than to grow up and play for this man. RIP Coach pic.twitter.com/oVrIcfzTRX
— HC ITHACA FOOTBALL (@DanSwanstrom) September 12, 2020
Chris Massey wrote
Texas high school football lost a champion this morning as Coach Oscar Cripps passed away. Coach Cripps was a member of the Greater Houston Football Coaches Association and made a tremendous impact on the lives of many people! He will be sorely missed.