Posted On: 10/4/20 3:00 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 Region 1

Joe HurlburtJoeHurlburt6'9" | PFEnderlin | 2022State#152NationND, Enderlin

In a region loaded with top-notch frontcourt players, Hurlburt is the best prospect and most dominant player. The 6-foot-10 junior emerged as a nationally ranked player by major scouting services while earning a nice bundle of Division I offers. He’s certainly got the production to match the hype, as he’s averaged 18 points and 13 rebounds plus 21 points and 15 rebounds over his freshman and sophomore seasons. Now he’s an upperclassman and Enderlin is drawing ‘state title favorite’ labels by some. If the Eagles are going to be that good, it’s because Hurlburt is that good. 

Noah SwensonNoahSwenson6'5" | PFOak Grove | 2021StateND, Oak Grove

Swenson’s been a beast for the Grovers each of the last two seasons and was the focal point of the team’s offense last year, averaging 18 points and 11 rebounds. He’s not the tallest guy or the most twitchy, but he’s strong,

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