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Masters Ski Tournament wraps up Sunday

(Source: Paul Stockman/WTVM) (Source: Paul Stockman/WTVM)
(Source: Paul Stockman/WTVM) (Source: Paul Stockman/WTVM)

Sunday was the final day of the 58th Masters Water Ski & Wakeboard Tournament. Some of the best in the world took to Callaway Gardens to show off their skills and prove they're the best of the best.

It was a record-breaking day for Whitney McClintock in the women’s slalom. She passed five buoys with the rope 39.5 feet off the 75-foot length. The previous record held was four buoys.

In women’s trick, 15-year-old Neilly Ross was the big story. She took the win with 10,350, grabbing just her second pro victory. Ross competed in the juniors at the event last year.

Aliaksei Zharnasek defended his men’s trick title by going back-to-back, clinching the victory yet again, this time with a score of 12,020.

Here’s a list of the rest of the winners from Sunday:

  • Men's slalom- Nate Smith (USA)
  • Men's jump- Ryan Dodd (CANADA)
  • Women's jump- Jacinta Carroll (AUSTRALIA)
  • Men's wakeboard- Cory Teunissen (AUSTRALIA)
  • Women's wakeboard- Meagan Ethell (USA)
  • Men's wakeskate- Brian Grubb (USA)

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