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JD Webb Takes His First-Ever Pro Tour Victory in Kelowna
Kelowna, BC (July 11, 2004) - It was a day of firsts in Kelowna, British Columbia during the fourth stop on the MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour presented by Chevrolet and GM Vortec engines.

The Pro Tour's collaboration with the Extreme Sports Series Wakefest presented by Coors Light resulted in three first-time winners in the Pro Men, Junior Men and Wakeskate divisions.

Kelowna seems to be the proving ground for the Pro Tour's rising stars as rookie JD Webb found his way to the podium for the first time in his career, taking first place in the Pro Men's division.

Webb, the 2003 MasterCraft Junior X Series Champion made the jump to pro this year, but has not been able to overtake the Pro Tour's top talent so far. But, Webb proved to be up to the task in Kelowna, surviving three rounds of riding in Kelowna's rough conditions on Sunday to take home his first pro victory.

Last year in Kelowna rookie Tino Santori earned his first Pro Tour victory, making Lake Okanagan and Waterfront Park a lucky spot for rookies. First time winners are also a trend on the Pro Tour this year, Phillip Soven won for the first time in the last Pro Tour event in Reno, Nevada.

Danny Harf and Parks Bonifay rounded out the Pro Men's podium, finishing second and third respectively, and keeping the race for the Indmar Performance Award tight heading into the final event of the Pro Tour season next week in Irvine, California.

Webb was not the only first-time winner on Sunday, he was preceded by two other first-timers. Collin Wright earned his first-ever victory in the SeaDoo watercraft Pro Wakeskate Series on Sunday. Wright edged Danny Hampson and Brian Grubb who finished second and third respectively, to take home his first victory.

The third member of the first-timers club is Brett Lee who won his first event in the MasterCraft Junior X Series. Lee, a relative newcomer to the Junior X Series took first place over Junior Series veteran Scott Hopkins who won the Junior X event in Ft. Worth, in May. Derek Conway took third place on the day.

The MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour, presented by Chevrolet and GM Vortec Engines, is a five-event circuit organized by World Sports & Marketing of Orlando, Florida. Powered by Indmar Marine Engines, the Pro Tour has the support of the following: SeaDoo watercraft, Perfect Pass, Hyperlite, Liquid Force, Gator Boards, CWB, Jobe, Double-up, Blindside, JoyRide, O'Brien, Cassette Wakeskates, 484 Wakeskates, Billabong, Reef, Body Glove, UGP, Epiphone Guitars, OJ Props, Chipper Beef Jerky, Bare Wetsuits,, Love Sac, Capix Helmets, Indo Boards, Straight Line, Nevin, ten-80, Toyo Tires, KMC Wheels, Verizon Wireless, Execute, Wakeworld,, Monster Tower, Say I Won't and One Percent Design.

Sunday's Final Results
MasterCraft Pro Wakeboard Tour
Presented by Chevrolet and GM Vortec engines

Pro Men Finals
1 J D Webb 92
2 Danny Harf 92
3 Parks Bonifay 83
Phillip Soven 82
Brett Eisenhauer 75
Andrew Adkison 71
Daniel Watkins 65
Jeff Weatherall NS

1 Collin Wright 97
2 Danny Hampson 94
3 Brian Grubb 91
Aaron Reed 88
Steven Schoenhals 85
Phillip Basino 81
Thomas Horrell 78
Danny Molina 78

1 Brett Lee 96
2 Scott Hopkins 95
3 Derek Conway 87
Kevin Henshaw 87
Jack Blodgett 85
Danny Thollander 84
Mike Brady 79
Rhett Whatley 76

Pro Men Semifinals
(top 2 each heat advance to FINALS)
HEAT # 1
1 Andrew Adkison 94
2 J D Webb 88
Shane Bonifay 85
Erik Ruck 83
Heat # 2
1 Phillip Soven 92
2 Brett Eisenhauer 91
Josh Sanders 85
Shawn Watson 82
Heat # 3
1 Danny Harf 95
2 Jeff Weatherall 86
Rusty Malinoski 86
Gerry Nunn 83
Heat # 4
1 Parks Bonifay 95
2 Daniel Watkins 90
Jonathan Nadolski 84
Chris Laske 81

Pro Men Quarterfinals
(Top 2 each heat advance to Semifinals)
HEAT # 1
1 Andrew Adkison 93
2 Phillip Soven 90
Derek Grasman 85
Keith Lidberg 82
Cole Munster 75
HEAT # 2
1 Shawn Watson 95
2 Jonathan Nadolski 89
Tino Santori 84
Loren Levine 82
Nick McBride 75
HEAT # 3
1 Shane Bonifay 93
2 Jeff Weatherall 91
Matt Lockwood 84
Wes Brisco 82
Adam Gentry NS
HEAT # 4
1 Brett Eisenhauer 94
2 Rusty Malinoski 87
Trevor Hansen 87
Chris Law 80
Scot Ferwerda 77

* Ran on Sunday *
HEAT # 5
1 Chris Laske 94
2 Daniel Watkins 91
Darin Shapiro 85
Nick Heaney 80
Scotty Broome 75
HEAT # 6
1 Danny Harf 91
2 J D Webb 91
Mikey Ennen 85
Keith Lyman 81
Brian Francis 77
HEAT # 7
1 Gerry Nunn 93
2 Erik Ruck 92
Steve McKinley 85
Chad Sharpe 80
Adam Fields NS
HEAT # 8
1 Parks Bonifay 91
2 Josh Sanders 89
Dean Smith 88
Collin Harrington 79
Nick Weinacker 78

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