The 17-year-old battled through a full day of pumping Huntington Beach conditions to earn his first Qualifying Series win.
The 21-year-old prepares for his fourth year on the Championship Tour but got things started at home during the Jack's Surfboards Pro.
Pulsing swell streamed into Huntington Beach Pier for opening day at the Jack's Surfboards Pro QS 1,500 and big performances followed.
The 16-year-old San Clemente, California, native comes in frothing following a win Pro Junior win but has his ambitions set higher.
Get a preview of what to expect this weekend at the Jack's Surfboards Pro QS 1,500.
The QS 1,500 features some names to keep tabs on throughout an action-packed weekend in Huntington Beach.
A few surprises are in store for the Jack's Surfboards Pro third edition that begins March 22 - 24.
The men's Qualifying Series (QS) 1,500-level event returns for its third installment at Huntington Beach, California, from March 22 - 24.
The inaugural QS 1,500 that continued Huntington Beach's rich surfing history in 2017 is back March 23 - 25.