Maui surfers post high scores at Sunset

First photo: Maui’s Logan Bediamol competes Wednesday during the first round of the Vans World Cup at Sunset Beach on Oahu’s North Shore. Bediamol tied with fellow Maui surfer Dusty Payne for the highest-scoring wave of the day with a 9.43. Bediamol, Payne, Billy Kemper and Cody Young were among the first-round heat winners in the World Surf League qualifying series event, which is also the second stop in the Vans Triple Crown. Also advancing were Imaikalani Devault and Olamana Eleogram. Makana Eleogram and Tanner Hendrickson were eliminated. World Surf League / Tony Heff photo

Second photo: Kemper surfs during the first round. Keoki Saguibo photo