The former CT earned another vital 3,000 points after winning a juggernaut Final in Virginia Beach.
Top-caliber competitors put on a showcase of high-performance surfing to determine crucial Round Five matchups.
A blistering day of competition came to an abrupt halt with growing storm systems and weakening waves, but not before the damage was done.
Both the Vans Pro QS3,000 and Pro Junior got underway with plenty of brilliant surfing unfolding at Virginia Beach.
Past winners and fresh faces ready to compete for 2017 victories.
Each year the Vans Pro Men's QS 3,000 brings in an array of both rising and seasoned talent -- see who's in this year.
The WSL prepares for its East Coast takeover beginning with Virginia Beach that coincides with a bit of history to come along with it.
The now No. 6 QS ranked New Smryna Beach, Fla. native just earned 3,000 valuable points and his second-ever QS victory.
Florida's next best thing is making headway on the QS, and it has a lot to do with home.
Last second thrills determines heavy-hitting Quarterfinal draws for Finals Day