The Katin Pro/Am Team Challenge will run for two days starting Friday at the north side of the Huntington Beach Pier. The event will combine elements of team and traditional surfing competition formats and champions will be decided in team and individual divisions.
Past winners at the contest, which began in the 1960s, include World Champions Shaun Tomson, Tom Curren, Martin Potter, Sunny Garcia and Kelly Slater.
Registration is open for the challenge. Information can be found at http://www.katinusa.com.
Robinson named MVP of league
Ocean View senior quarterback/linebacker Timmy Robinson has been named the Most Valuable Player of the 2011 All-Golden West League Football Team. Seahawks senior center/defensive tackle Ben Sumner was named the league's Lineman of the Year.