Sunny Garcia © Bernie Baker
Vets Garcia & Sullivan go strong along with upstarts Colt Ward & Makana Eleogram
Surf News, Monday November 5, High seeds entered the draw at the HIC Pro presented by Vans, and solid 8-10 foot Sunset surf guaranteed a heavy workout for all, and hard fought wins for just a few.
Among the standout campaigners today were Jake Davis (Capistrano Beach, CA); Makana Eleogram (Hana, Maui); Kalani Chapman (North Shore); Sunny Garcia (North Shore); and Pancho Sullivan (North Shore). Surprise eliminations included that of former HIC Pro champion Billy Kemper (Maui); Takayuki Wakita (Japan); and New York's Balaram Stack.