All semi-finals (and some finals) are set. America’s best under 18’s got yet another day of picture perfect Lowers. As good as it gets. The kids did not disappoint. They are battling to be named to the 2011 PacSun USA Surf Team. They want it and they are getting to showcase their talent’s at one of America’s best waves.
The event wraps up tomorrow. Watch all the action LIVE at surfingamericalive.com as the best kids in America go for National Titles. And stay tuned to transworldsurf.com for the full report.
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Parker Coffin's backhand fits Lowers like a glove. Photo: English
Andrew Doheny knifing through a Lowers glass canvas. Photo: English
Not a bad view from the parking lot... Photo: Mimi L.
Conner Coffin and his patented man turn. Photo: English
Kolohe's tail tweak is becoming more and more manly with each heat he surfs. Photo: English
Mike Parsons alongside a focused Ian Cairns as he prepares to pick his 2011 PacSun USA Surf Team. Photo: English
Trevor Thornton took his boys U16 heat and now sits in a stacked semis. Photo: Mimi L.
Courtney Conlogue put up one of the biggest heat scores of the day (18.04). Here, getting some love from older sis. Photo: English
Zeke Lau, back in action. Photo: English
Florida's Evan Thompson. Photo: English
Colin Moran now awaits a semis heat in the Boys U16 division. Photo: English
Tanner Hendrickson. Photo: English
Droid loves Lowers—especially when it's as good as it was on Sunday. Photo: English
Cole Yamakawa busted this thing out of nowhere and nearly pulled it off. Photo: Mimi L.
Two of Hurley's brightest stars both have semis berths tomorrow. Conner Coffin and Evan Geiselman. Photo: English
Courtney Conlogue. Photo: English
Ian Gentil. Photo: Mimi L.
Pat Schmidt pulling out all the stops. Photo: Mimi L.
Lakey Peterson awaits her finals berth with Courtney Conlogue, Nage Melamead, and Kaleigh Gilchrist. Photo: English
Mike Parsons getting the low-down from Kolohe Andino. Photo: English
Maui girl now San Clemente girl Lani Doherty. Photo: English
Nic Hdez. Photo: Mimi L.
Mike Parsons, Pat O'Connell, Dino Andino, and Shane Beschen reminded of days when they were the groms surfing big contests at Lowers. Photo: English