Darryl Blackburn
Darryl Blackburn

Assistant Coach

12th Season

Blackburn, a 61-year-old Cincinnati native, returned to assist the men's golf team last season. The 2012-13 season will mark Blackburn's 12th season assisting Head Coach Doug Steiner. He has coached on three of Xavier's A-10 Championship teams in his previous 11 seasons.

Blackburn received his bachelor's degree in education from Bowling Green State University in 1973 and his master's degree from BGSU in 1977. Blackburn spent from 1973-91 as a teacher, publications director and baseball and golf coach at Greenhills High School. He spent 1991-93 as a teacher, coach and publications advisor at Winton Woods High School. He retired from teaching in 2003 and has been a manufacturing representative since then. He currently resides in West Chester, Ohio.

Blackburn and his wife Nanci have a daughter (Megan) and a son (Matt).