“Whether you are a parent, teacher, coach, mentor, pastor, or administrator, you are continually teaching lessons. Kevin Templeton has written a splendid resource for all of us. Use it, and you will be a difference-maker.”

– Jim Tressel (President Youngstown State University, 5 Time Coach of  NCAA Football National Champions )


“Kevin Templeton’s dynamic lessons emphasize personal responsibility, work ethic and attitude. Follow Coach T’s game plan to become a winner in life.  This is a valuable book for people of all ages.”

– Jon Gordon (Author of the Best-SellerThe Energy Bus)


“Coach T’s thoughts have helped to keep my mind and heart on the things that truly matter. They have also motivated me to lead with my heart as a coach, father and husband and to love and serve the ones I lead everyday!

– Matt Bollant (Head Coach, University of Illinois Women’s Basketball)


“I’ve had the privilege to observe and work alongside Coach T. as he has impacted thousands of athletes and fellow coaches. In “To the Hilt” he provides powerful and relevant stories that point all of us toward a new or deeper relationship with Jesus.  A must have for FCA staff, volunteers, and others in ministry.”

– Jay Fowler (Director, Greater Chattanooga Fellowship of Christian Athletes)


“Kevin has through great illustrations and a timely message captivated the essence of Philippians 3:14, ‘I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus (ESV).’  May we all strive to be champions for Jesus to the hilt!”

– Dr. S. L. Sherrill (Founder & Superintendent, North Raleigh Christian Academy)


“Few books really have the potential to change lives, but this book has the potential to change the world. To the Hilt!”

– Buck Sutton (Former player, President of Teens for Christ – Lima, Ohio)