Stu lost his Round One heat, but had an enthusiastic finish.
Friday, May 12, 2017
Updated: Friday, May 12, 2017
The Tour rookie scored big in a tight battle with his good friend, Stu Kennedy.
Stuart Kennedy lands one of the highest scores of the day, taking the lead against Rookie Ethan Ewing.
The Australian proves Backdoor Pipeline isn't all barrels.
The Hawaiian knocks out Kennedy by the slimmest of margins in Round Five of the MEO Rip Curl Pro.