Results From Volcom Greatwhite Number One

VOLCOM STONE HELD THE GREATWHITE SURF SERIES EVENT #1 ON SEPTEMBER22ND AT PLEASURE POINT ON THE EAST SIDE OF SANTA CRUZ. THE SURF WAS A SOLID 3-4FT WITH SOME BIGGER SETS CREEPING IN FOR THE FINAL. OVER 100 COMPETITORS SHOWED UP TO SURF FOR CASH AND PRIZES.

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THE TALENT LEVEL IN SANTA CRUZ IS SECOND TO NONE AND THESE EVENTS PROVE THAT FACT. IN THE PRO-AM OMAR ETCHEVERY HAD THE HOME COURT ADVANTAGE AND GOT TO AN EARLY START TO TAKE THE $300 WIN. THIS LEFT EVERYONE PLAYING CATCH UP THE REST OF THE HEAT, RUFFO CAME ON STRONG NEAR THE END OF THE HEAT, BUT RAN OUT OF TIME. VOLCOM’S OWN TYLER “HOG” SMITH HAD AN IMPRESSIVE SHOWING AND FINISHED THIRD. ROUNDING OUT THE FINAL IN FOUTH, FIFTH, AND SIXTH, WAS JOSH LOYA, KIERAN HORN, AND BUD FRIETAS.

SPECIAL THANKS TO: PRO-LITE, ELECTRIC, HOTLINE, DVS SHOES, SANTA CRUZ SURFBOARDS, SURFER, SURFING, TRANSWORLD, HAPPY, MARK TAYLOR, ANUSKA COLLINS, CARL HOLM, RUSSELL SMITH AND EVERYONE ELSE WHO HELPED OUT.

RESULTS:

PRO-AM
1.Omar Etchevery $300
2.Anthony Ruffo $100
3.Tyler Smith
4.Josh Loya
5.Kieran Horn
6.Bud Frietas

JUNIORS
1.AJ Sehorn
2.Anthony Tashnick
3.James Manns
4.Bud Frietas
5.Matt Schrodetz
6.Pete Garaway

GROM
1.T.J.
2.Nick Lamb
3.Mark Wiebre
4.Nick Erickson
5.Austin Smith Ford
6.Jake Davi

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