Does the Scoreboard of your life read:  CIRCUMSTANCES – 28   YOU – 7?


Follow the journey of Mike Shelby as he hits rock bottom and then stumbles upon an old notebook from his past that holds a proven secret to success.  Hidden in three simple questions, Mike re-discovers that there are seven traits he must master in order to live the life he is capable of living.  As Mike’s heart changes so does his will to win as a husband, a father, and a team leader in his business…

As you discover the lessons that were the secret behind the success of a Texas High School football dynasty, you will also discover just how relevant those lessons can be for you today…

Follow one man's journey as he sets out to find the greatest horse in all the land.  In his search, he discovers that greatness is not defined by being tall or small, funny or fast.  Instead, it is found when we have the courage and faithfulness to stand out from the crowd and answer the Master's call.


Former Judson Rocket Football Players will quickly recognize this story as one of their favorites from The Classroom.  Coach Rutledge (Clint's Father) used this story for over 20 years to challenge his players to have the courage to commit to something bigger than themselves.  Clint has adapted the story into his first Children's Book.  Brought to life with beautiful pictures the story teaches a lesson that every kid will remember for year's to come.

Looking for a way to build unity, focus, and a common sense of purpose with your Team or your Coaching Staff? The Classroom Team Package is designed for just that! It is a road map to success in team building and character development. Through 12 different sessions, The Classroom and the The Classroom Study Guide will help you address the importance of attitude, goal setting, self-evaluations, expectations, and how to master the seven traits of a winner. Built to accompany each other, the book and the study guide will walk you through the same program that became the foundation for one of the most successful programs in the history of Texas High School Football.