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Kolohe Andino on his ASP World Tour debut and surfing against Kelly Slater

Updated: March 5, 2012, 8:17 PM ET
By Jake Howard

It's been a long time coming for Kolohe Andino, and finally his much-anticipated first ASP World Tour event is behind him. In round one Kelly Slater dropped the hammer, blowing Andino out in the first five minutes. But he came back and got his first heat win in round two against fellow Californian Brett Simpson. Round three was his demise as he fell to Adriano De Souza by a point and a half. All told, a fair outing for the 17-year-old, and a good experience.

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