The 6-foot-9, 215-pound senior forward had led the Rockets to a 22-6 record and a berth in the Section 1AAAA Tournament championship game at the time of his selection. Hurt averaged 37.1 points, 12.4 rebounds, 4.8 assists, 1.8 steals and 1.8 blocks through 28 games. He opened his postseason with a triple-double—41 points, 12 rebounds and 10 assists—in a win over Rochester Century High. A McDonald’s All-American and finalist for state’s Mr. Basketball, he entered the sectional final with 3,789 points and 1,451 rebounds in his prep basketball career.
Hurt has maintained a 3.11 GPA in the classroom. He remains undecided upon a collegiate destination.
Hurt has volunteered locally with the Salvation Army and as a youth basketball coach. He has also donated his time to multiple community service initiatives through his church youth group.