Kaycee coach Lee Kremers has resigned after leading the Buckaroos to back-to-back Class 1A six-man championships and the state’s longest active winning streak.
Tony Rouse, who has been Kaycee’s assistant coach for the past two seasons seasons, will take over as head coach.
Kremers’ resignation was first reported by K2 TV’s Meg Salle on Twitter.
BREAKING: Kaycee Football Coach Lee Kremers put in his letter of resignation after back to back state titles with the Buckaroos. #wyovarsity
— Meg Salle (@MegSalleTV) August 10, 2017
Rouse verified Kremers’ resignation and his promotion to head coach via text message to wyoming-football.com on Friday.
The Buckaroos went 21-1 under Kremers, finishing 10-1 in 2015 and 11-0 in 2016. The Buckaroos have won 20 games in a row, the longest active streak in the state regardless of classification.
Updated 8:24 p.m. Aug. 15: Kaycee AD Jason Humble said Kremers resigned to spend more time focused on his job as Kaycee’s chief of police. Humble said Kremers resigned July 18.