Over the course of his career, Hildabrand’s passion for the Men's Soccer program stands out. A four year player for MCLA, Hildabrand was also honored by being named team captain in 1998. Upon graduation from MCLA in 1999 he took over as assistant coach under Hall of Fame Head Coach Ron Shewcraft. Hildabrand held the assistant’s position from 1999 – 2006 during which time Coach Shewcraft used his guidance and tutelage to help Hildabrand hone his craft. In 2007 Hildabrand was chosen to take over as Head Coach for the MCLA Men’s Soccer Program. Since that time he has been honored as MASCAC Coach of the Year in 2008 and led his team to two postseason tournament appearances.
Hildabrand is a proponent for youth development within the Berkshire County soccer programs. He formerly acted as Head Coach for both the Berkshire Rangers and Westenhook Soccer. For the last ten summers Hildabrand has been a coach at Berkshire Soccer School hosted at Lenox Memorial High School and Monument Mountain High School. The MCLA soccer program has also hosted the CIAO youth soccer clinic at Ron Shewcraft field for the past 20 years. Currently the program takes part in running a 3 v 3 youth soccer tournament every Memorial Day called the Trailblazer Cup.
A native of New Milford, CT, Hildabrand was named team MVP during his senior year at New Milford High School in addition to being an all conference player.
He also holds his NSCAA Advanced National Diploma.
Hildabrand currently resides in North Adams, MA with his wife Kristin and their three children.