Phil is the owner and operator of Hooksetters Fishing Services, specializing in guided fishing and hunting trips in Central Wisconsin. He is also an accomplished tournament fisherman, taking the Wisconsin Musky Tour Team of the Year honors in both 2002 & 2003. Phil competes in both the Professional Musky Tournament Trail (PMTT) as well as the Wisconsin Musky Tour (WMT). He has also competed in Paul’s Pro Am, Hodag Musky Challenge, Spring Classic, Park Falls Chamber Musky Tournament, and Rollie & Helen’s Tournaments. Phil has been involved with numerous telivision shows where he has worked both in front of and behind the camera, most recently Hook’D UP TV and Kippenberg Creek’s Maximum Outdoors.