Coach Suttles and his wife, Stephanie, have two children, Jordan (13) and Brooksie (11). He is starting his 19th year of coaching, which started at Akron High School and then Holy Spirit High School. He is beginning his 12th year at Hillcrest High School. Coach Suttles' career record is 489-154.
In eleven years at Hillcrest, he has won 7 Area Championships. In 2007-8 he led his team to a 35-3 record and clinched the 6A State Championship title. In 2010-11, his Hillcrest team went 32-3 and again claimed the 6A State Championship. In two seasons (2009-10 & 1010-11) at Hillcrest, the Patriots’ record was 59-8. After winning the 2011 6A State Championship, Coach Suttles was asked to be the head coach of the Alabama All-Stars in the annual Alabama-Mississippi All Star Game.
During the 2011-12 season after a 1-4 start his Hillcrest team went on a 17-game winning streak, reached the "sweet sixteen" (losing by one point to the state runner-up), and finished the season 24-7.