Young bows out in semifinals

Cody Young of Makawao rides a wave today during the fourth round of the  World Surf League World Junior Championship at Bombo Beach Kiama in Australia — the King Kekaulike High School senior finished second in the heat and then won in the quarterfinal round before being eliminated in the semifinals. In the fourth round, Young had a score of 10.53, finishing behind Australia’s Ethan Ewing (14.76). Young had a 12.74 in the quarterfinals to eliminate Brazil’s Mateus Herdy (11.83). Ewing defeated Young 12.70-10.63 to reach the final.

World Surf League Kelly Cestari photo