Santa Cruz, California's John Mel emerged victorious over a stacked field and moves into No. 2 on the rankings.
A massive day of competition only saw one upset, but breakthrough performances were in abundance at the RVCA Pro Junior.
Defending champion Tyler Gunter and fellow competitors ready to battle it out at Newport Beach tomorrow.
The RVCA Pro Junior presented by Jack's Surfboards provides big opportunities to shake up the North America Pro Junior ratings even more.
The third edition of RVCA's Pro Junior is set for action September 22 - 24 as the men's fifth event of 2017.
Moments you may have missed from the RVCA Pro Junior presented by Jack's Surfboards in pumping 56th Street Jetty conditions.
The hometown hero Tyler Gunter (USA) earned his first-ever win on the WSL Junior Tour at the RVCA Pro Junior in front of his local crowd.
Pumping swell, big scores, and high stakes open up competition at the RVCA Pro Junior presented by Jack's Surfboards.