The Maui ripper earned runner-up last year and came back firing on all cylinders over an international field.
Finals day is set at the Los Cabos Open of Surf with a stacked field left.
More international dominance and top North America threats highlighted the Quarterfinal matchups.
Another big day witnessed all women's action with the top seeds debuting in the QS6,000 and the women's Pro Junior beginning.
A stacked Quarterfinal draw has been realized after finishing the final four heats of Round Two.
Amid all the women's QS6,000 action, opening rounds of the Pro Junior women got underway.
The Los Cabos Open of Surf provides a big opportunity for a few surfers to establish themselves among the ranks.
Stop No. 2 of the North America Junior Tour has seen vital implications in the past and may provide a leap once more.
The women's Qualifying Series and North America Junior Tour set its eyes on Cabos June 6 - 11.