SEBASTIAN INLET, Florida/USA (Friday, January 18, 2019) – Finals day at the World Surf League (WSL) Men’s and Women’s Qualifying Series (QS) Florida Pro is back ON men’s Quarterfinals beginning at 8:00 a.m. EST. Two-to-three foot swell continues to fill into Sebastian Inlet as the women’s Semifinals will follow men’s before the Icons and Champions specialty heat hits the water before Finals action.
“We’re still seeing some pulses from this swell and we’ll get things going right away with men’s Quarterfinals at 8:00 a.m.,” Contest Director Matt Kechele said. “It’ll be a great day to finish on and showcase our Icons and Champions heat before moving into the Florida Pro Finals. Good luck to all our competitors today and we’re excited to see who takes the 2019 wins.”
Men’s Quarterfinal Heat 1 features defending champion Evan Geiselman (New Smyrna Beach, Fla.) pitted against California’s John Mel (Santa Cruz, Calif.).
One of the event threats Chauncey Robinson (Melbourne Beach, Fla.) will take on an in-form Nolan Rapoza (Long Beach, Calif.) in Quarterfinal Heat 2.
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Men’s Florida Pro QS 1,500 Quarterfinal Match Ups:
QF 1: Evan Geiselman (USA) vs. John Mel (USA)
QF 2: Chauncey Robinson (USA) vs. Nolan Rapoza (USA)
QF 3: Michael Dunphy (USA) vs. Logan Hayes (USA)
QF 4: Noah Schweizer (USA) vs. Daniel Glenn (USA)
Women’s Florida Pro QS 3,000 Semifinal Match Ups:
SF 1: Sophie McCulloch (AUS) vs. Caroline Marks (USA)
SF 2: Summer Macedo (HAW) vs. Kirra Pinkerton (USA)