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Sum It Up

A Thousand and Ninety-Eight Victories, a Couple of Irrelevant Losses, and a Life in Perspective

Pat Head Summitt

Legendary NCAA basketball coach, Pat Summitt, shares her inspiring story of determination and resilience in the face of early-onset Alzheimer's disease. Summitt, the all-time winningest coach in NCAA basketball history, coached the Tennessee Vols women's basketball team for 38 years, breaking records and leading her teams to numerous championships. Along the way, Summitt learned to balance toughness with communication and kindness, and became a role model for many. Her life took a shocking turn when she was diagnosed with Alzheimer's in 2011, but she continued to lead her team to victory and faced this new challenge with her characteristic grace, perseverance, and sense of humor.
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first published in 2013
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