MontanaSports.com is reporting that long standing head football coach at Carroll College, Mike Van Diest, announced his retirement Monday.

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Coach Van Diest has been the head coach at Carroll College since 1999 and has led the team to six national championships during his tenure at the NAIA level.

The school's athletic director indicates that the search for a new head coach will start immediately and a replacement might be named by December.

For more details, check out MontanaSports.com.