Ragley , LA
Competition Team: ASC
2019 National Standings
2019 Division Point Standings
2019 Service Team Standings (American Fishing Tour Only)
2019 Tournament Results
|William M. Hillebrandt||AFT||111||01/12/2019||Toledo Bend||10||2||0.00||4.03||191|
|William M. Hillebrandt||AFT||111||02/09/2019||Toledo Bend||5||2||0.00||4.53||186|
|William M. Hillebrandt||AFT||111||02/10/2019||Toledo Bend||11||0||0.00||0.00||50|
|William M. Hillebrandt||AFT||111||03/16/2019||Toledo Bend||6||2||0.00||4.88||190|
|William M. Hillebrandt||AFT||111||03/17/2019||Toledo Bend||12||0||0.00||0.00||50|
|William M. Hillebrandt||AFT||111||04/20/2019||Toledo Bend||10||0||0.00||0.00||50|
|William M. Hillebrandt||AFT||111||05/11/2019||Toledo Bend||11||1||1.84||1.84||183|
|William M. Hillebrandt||AFT||111||06/01/2019||Toledo Bend||11||1||1.36||1.36||362|
|William M. Hillebrandt||AFT||111||11/10/2018||Toledo Bend||15||0||0.00||0.00||50|
|William M. Hillebrandt||AFT||111||12/01/2018||Toledo Bend||12||0||0.00||0.00||50|
|William M. Hillebrandt||OS||10||02/23/2019||Sam Rayburn||21||4||7.91||15.03||230|
|William M. Hillebrandt||OS||10||03/23/2019||Sam Rayburn||46||5||0.00||10.57||205|
|William M. Hillebrandt||OS||10||06/29/2019||Sam Rayburn||77||2||0.00||3.58||174|
|William M. Hillebrandt||OS||10||09/14/2019||Sam Rayburn||29||5||0.00||9.42||222|
|William M. Hillebrandt||OS||106||10/26/2019||Toledo Bend||30||2||0.00||3.55||442|
What Truck, Boat and Outboard does William run?
2017 Toyota Tundra, 2017 Skeeter FX20, Yamaha 250 SHO
Apache Industrial Services, Rip-A-Lip, Crossed Industries
Cross Bone Outfitters
(looking to add additional)
What William does for a living:
What you should know about William:
A bad day on the water is a learning expirence for tomorrow.
How William started fishing
I started fishing with my Father and grand father.
My brother got me back into the sport and taught me a lot of the knowledge I have now.
Aspirations or goals with fishing
Favorite way to fish
Deep water ledges and points
Most exciting fishing experience
How William preps for a tournament
Pre-fishing to rule out unproductive waters
Use the afternoon before to make a revolving plan, re-tie all bait to be used
Three favorite search baits
Best tournament finish and what you did that day when you were fishing.
1st PLACE!!! made a long run in less than favorable conditions.
Most challenging part of tournament fishing
Nature/Weather and the fish
When tournaments don't go my way
Advice to give to an aspiring tournament angler:
Spend a fare amount of time in the back of a boat with a friend or family member.
You can learn a lot not having to worry about everything at once.
Some shared general bass fishing techniques for people just getting into the sport
In todays BASS world electronics are a big part of the sport (not everything but a BIG part)
Take some classes on electronics to learn how to use them for being more than just a fish finder.