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Kapaun Mount Carmel names Marvin Estes as girls basketball coach

Kapaun Mount Carmel has named Marvin Estes its girls basketball coach, replacing Damian Smithhisler, who coached the Crusaders the past five seasons.

Estes was Winfield’s superintendent for the past 11 years and recently announced his retirement from that position, according to a news release from Kapaun.

Estes was a Kapaun faculty member from 1976-1984, including four years as the girls coach. Under Estes, Kapaun won the 1979 Class 5A girls title and was 69-20. He was a Wichita State women’s assistant for three seasons.