Maui surfers bow out in fifth round at Volcom Pipe Pro
The Maui News – All three Maui surfers remaining at the Volcom Pipe Pro on Sunday were eliminated in the fifth round.
Billy Kemper (5.74), Tanner Hendrickson (5.77) and Ian Walsh (7.00) all finished third in their round-of-32 heats of the World Surf League qualifying series 3,000 event.
Oahu’s Joshua Moniz went on to win the event, edging fellow Oahu surfer Jamie O’Brien 17.56-17.43 in the final. Brazil’s Weslley Dantas (11.23) was third and South Carolina’s Cam Richards (10.84) was fourth.