A Colorado native, Casey O’Hayre played varsity basketball at Chatfield Senior High School where he was team captain and earned All-Conference honors and Honorable Mention All-State recognition. After high school, Mr. O’Hayre played at the Colorado School of Mines where he received an athletic scholarship as well as the Gulf Oil Foundation, Bill Depuy Memorial, and Robert C. Byrd academic scholarships. At Colorado School of Mines, Mr. O’Hayre was a three-year starter and three-time Academic All-RMAC player. He also was a team captain and led the team in assists and steals in 07/08 and 08/09. He graduated from Colorado School of Mines in 2009 and was part of the first class to have four consecutive winning seasons.
Mr. O’Hayre has been an Assistant Varsity Coach for Valor Christian High School for two years and has also coached for the Colorado All-Stars club and the Gold Crown program for Valor.