Kevin Ayers grew up playing 8-man football at Triplains High School, then played collegiately at Bethany College in Kansas. Ayers has taught and coached in 3 different schools: Jetmore - 1998-2005, Sharon Springs, 2006-2018, and Little River 2019-present. Those teams won state championships in 2001, 2003, 2007, and 2020. They were runners-up in 2013. Coach Ayers' career record is 179-43.