Posted On: 07/20/21 12:24 PM

During the second July live evaluation period, many players were all around the country playing in events. In another busy weekend, we take a look at some of the top talent at the Circle City Shootout in Indy. Today, we look at the top 2023 forwards in the event. 

Lucas Vencel (PF/Indiana Elite Blaze)

Vencel is a rugged, tough and feisty forward. He has good size and length but isn't super athletic. He will never overwhelm you with his athleticism, but he just makes winning plays. He is a point forward who can bring the ball up the floor and get the offense into their sets, while still being able to play around the rim. He showed a good ability to drive on opponents from the perimeter and finish through contact or around length at the rim. Vencel tends to go right almost every time, and the defense knows that but still had trouble stopping him. Defensively, he was always guarding the biggest player on the opposing team and despite giving up size, his toughness made it extremely difficult to score around him. 

Patrick Schott (PF/Indiana Elite Swish)

Schott is a very physical player in the front court. His size

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