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Posted On: 09/27/20 2:35 PM

It’s never too early for too-early-season. With fall sports and school underway, it’s only a matter of time before the winter sports season is upon us. 

With that in mind, here’s a look at some of the top forwards in the small schools in Section 5

Davon Townley, Minneapolis North

The Polars are going to be ranked in the top three or four in Class AA to start the season and a big reason why is that they’ve got one of the best true bigs in the state in Townley. He’s a high-major football prospect, but he’s also an at-times dominant post who routinely delivers double-doubles. He’s relentless on the glass, has the quickness to beat guys from the mid and high posts and the mobility to guard inside and out. 

Avery LiestmanAveryLiestman6'4" | SFLitchfield | 2021StateMN, Litchfield

Liestman is one of the best wings in the Wright County Conference and at 6-foot-3, he’s capable of guarding up or down an opposing lineup. He averaged better than 15 points per game as a junior and on a team that didn’t have a lot of great offensive options, he’s a guy that consistently gets it

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