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5 books of Pat Summitt

Pat Summitt, the all-­time winningest coach in NCAA basketball history
and bestselling author of Reach for the Summitt and Raise The
Roof, tells for the first time her remarkable story of victory and
resilience as well as facing down her greatest challenge: early-­onset
Alzheimer's disease.

Pat Summitt was only 21 when she became head
coach of the Tennessee Vols women's basketball team. For 38 years, she has
broken records, winning more games than any NCAA team in basketball history. She
has coached an undefeated season, co-­captained the first women's Olympic team,
was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame, and has been named Sports
Illustrated 'Sportswoman of the Year'.
She owes her coaching success to
her personal struggles and triumphs. She learned to be tough from her strict,
demanding father. Motherhood taught her to balance that rigidity with
communication and kindness. She is a role model for the many women she's
coached; 74 of her players have become . . .

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"I'm someone who will push you beyond all reasonable limits. Someone who will ask you not to just fulfill your potential but to exceed it. Someone who will expect more from you than you may believe you are capable of. So if you aren't ready to go to work, shut this book.­" --­Pat Summitt Pat Summitt, head coach of the University of Tennessee Lady Vols, is a phenomenon in women's basketball. Her ferociously competitive teams won the NCAA championship in 1996 and 1997, and they've won five times in the last ten years. After twenty-­four years as head coach at Tennessee, Summitt is well on her way to becoming the winningest coach in NCAA Division 1 women's history. Now Summitt has written the first motivational book by a high-­achieving female coach. In she presents her formula for success, which she calls the "Definite Dozen System.­" In each of the book's twelve chapters, Summitt talks about one of the system's principles--­such as responsibility, discipline, and loyalty--­and shows you . . .

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Pat Summitt, the all-­time winningest coach in NCAA basketball history and bestselling author of Reach for the Summitt and Raise The Roof , tells for the first time her remarkable story of victory and resilience as well as facing down her greatest challenge: early-­onset Alzheimer's disease.
Pat Summitt was only 21 when she became head coach of the Tennessee Vols women's basketball team. For 38 years, she has broken records, winning more games than any NCAA team in basketball history. She has coached an undefeated season, co-­captained the first women's Olympic team, was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame, and has been named Sports Illustrated 'Sportswoman of the Year'.
She owes her coaching success to her personal struggles and triumphs. She learned to be tough from her strict, demanding father. Motherhood taught her to balance that rigidity with communication and kindness. She is a role model for the many women she's coached; 74 of her players have become coaches.
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"It wasn't a team. It was a tent revival.­" So says Pat Summitt, the legendary coach whose Tennessee Lady Vols entered the 1997-­98 season aiming for an almost unprecedented "three-­peat" of NCAA championships. takes you right inside the locker room of her amazing team, whose inspired mixture of gifted freshmen and seasoned stars produced a standard of play that would change the game of women's basketball forever. The 1997-­98 season started innocently enough. One Saturday in August, four young freshmen--­Semeka Randall, Tamika Catchings, Ace Clement and Teresa Geter--­arrived on the Tennessee campus to begin their college careers. Welcoming them were a number of players from the previous year, including Chamique Holdsclaw and Kellie Jolly. But that night, in a sign of things to come, a simple pickup game turned into an amazing display of basketball brilliance--­freshmen against established players, and with barely a shot missed by either side. Suddenly Pat Summitt glimpsed the future: . . .

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