Posted On: 08/27/15 10:00 AM

August 27, 2015

It’s been an eventful year for LeMars point guard Trent Hillbrands.

He transferred from Remsen Union to LeMars, where he was the starting point guard for 3A’s runner-up. And then decided to make the switch from Iowa Mavericks to South Dakota Attack, one of that state’s premier grassroots programs.

Through it all, his exposure has been steady, and his recruitment has picked up a bit because of it.

“Northwestern (IA) is in contact with me all the time, and Briar Cliff still, and then Dordt has been showing some interest. I’ve gotten a couple letters from University of Sioux Falls, and then a couple from Augustana. And I’ve gotten one letter from Central, and that’s it for now,” said the 6-foot point guard.

“Northwestern has been calling me a lot, I’ve heard most from them, and Briar Cliff. And then my AAU coach is the assistant athletic director at Augustana, so I’ve been seeing plenty of interest from there. I’m really hoping to open some eyes this season as a junior.”

Hillbrands decided to make the switch from Mavericks to South Dakota Attack solely for convenience.

“I moved programs just because it was closer to our area,

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