The Californian let loose in an all-San Clemente-locals Final.
Southern California natives deliver at the WSL Qualifying Series 1,500-level event.
The Japanese contender led the way with the upset of the event so far, eliminating defending event winner Hizunome Bettero.
Qualifying Series (QS) threats came out to play in the early goings at the Jack's Surfboards Pro QS 1,500.
The Brazilian Qualifying Series (QS) returns to California to back up his first-ever, and only so far, QS victory.
The Brazilian won every heat en route to his first-ever Qualifying Series victory amidst a stacked field of competitors.
An incredible event came to an end with Hizunome Bettero taking top honors.
Some of the QS's top names debuted at Huntington Beach and showcased their dominance throughout the day.